Meet our staff

For information on our Professional Service Staff, please visit Faculty staff - Keele University.

Medicine

Rachel Ansell

Rachel Ansell
FMHS UG Courses Coordinator

Oluseyi Seyi Ayinde

Oluseyi Seyi Ayinde
Research Fellow: Healthcare Research

Dr. Valentina Basso

Dr. Valentina Basso
Research associate

Professor Adrian Brunt

Professor Adrian Brunt
Professor of Clinical Oncology

Dr Aadam Butt

Dr Aadam Butt
Clinical Teaching Fellow

Mrs Carol Chatterley

Mrs Carol Chatterley
Faculty Placements Administrator

Lorraine Clews

Lorraine Clews
Consultations & Clinical Skills Tutor

Dr Sara Cordes

Dr Sara Cordes
Clinical Teaching Fellow

Lorraine Day-Elks

Lorraine Day-Elks
FMHS UG Courses Administrator

Dr Caitlyn Dowson

Dr Caitlyn Dowson
Honorary Senior Lecturer, Deputy Director of Undergraduate Medicine

Dr Egbe Efefaroro

Dr Egbe Efefaroro
Clinical Lecturer In Medical Education

Mrs Mintra Foster

Mrs Mintra Foster
Faculty Placements Administrator

Dr Francis Gilchrist

Dr Francis Gilchrist
Reader and Consultant In Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

  • Child Development Centre, Staffordshire Children’s Hospital at Royal Stoke, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust
  • 01782 675289
  • f.j.gilchrist@keele.ac.uk
Dr Gurmit Gill

Dr Gurmit Gill
Year 3 Lead Medicine, Consultant Physician Diabetes & Endocrinology

Samantha Gregory

Samantha Gregory
Anatomy Technician

Dr Lisa Hallam

Dr Lisa Hallam
Clinical Lecturer In Medical Education

Professor Andrew Hassell

Professor Andrew Hassell
Professor of Medical Education

Dr Neena Johal

Dr Neena Johal
Clinical Teaching Fellow

Dr Samantha Kerr

Dr Samantha Kerr
Lecturer in Physiology

Dr Shahul Khan

Dr Shahul Khan
Year 3 Deputy Lead, Clinical Skills tutor, Consultant respiratory physician

Mark Kitchen

Mark Kitchen
Clinical Lecturer in Urology

Amii Knight

Amii Knight
Senior Clinical Lecturer (Simulation)

Dr Rebecca MacKenzie

Dr Rebecca MacKenzie
Lecturer (E&S) in Bioscience

Professor Andrew McKeown

Professor Andrew McKeown
Professor of Medical Education, Director of Undergraduate Medicine

Naveen Kumar

Naveen Kumar
Consultant in Spinal Cord Injury

Dr Danai Papakonstantinou

Dr Danai Papakonstantinou
Senior Lect Infectious Disease & Consultant Infectious Diseases/Acute Medicine

Dr Penny List

Dr Penny List
Lecturer (E&S) Health Psychology

Dr Richard Price

Dr Richard Price
Medical Education Fellow in General Practice

Robert Rawlings

Robert Rawlings
Anatomy IT/AV Technician

Dr Nicola Roberts

Dr Nicola Roberts
Clinical Lecturer In Medical Education

Mrs Tracy Roberts

Mrs Tracy Roberts
Faculty Placements Administrator

Mrs Melanie Woolliscroft

Mrs Melanie Woolliscroft
Faculty Placement Co Ordinator

Cardiology and renal research

Dr Mohamed Dafaalla

Dr Mohamed Dafaalla
Clinical Research Fellow in Cardiology

Professor Simon Davies

Professor Simon Davies
Professor of Nephrology & Dialysis Medicine

Obaida Istanbuly

Obaida Istanbuly
Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher

Professor James Nolan

Professor James Nolan
Professor of Interventional Cardiology

Dr Louise Phillips-Darby

Dr Louise Phillips-Darby
Clinical Studies Manager (Renal)

Professor Christine Roffe

Professor Christine Roffe
Professor of Stroke Medicine

Clinical trials unit

Claire Bratt

Claire Bratt
Study Coordinator

Clare Thompson

Clare Thompson
Administration Manager

David Webb

David Webb
Project Administrator

Sarah Bathers

Sarah Bathers
Senior Trials Manager

Dr Ruth Beardmore

Dr Ruth Beardmore
CTU Quality Assurance Manager

Laura Bowyer

Laura Bowyer
Study Co-ordinator

Jacqueline Carter

Jacqueline Carter
CTU Project Administrator

Stefannie Garvin

Stefannie Garvin
Trial Manager

Anne Glover

Anne Glover
CTU Project Administrator

Zoe Johnson

Zoe Johnson
Maternity Leave

Emma Marshall

Emma Marshall
CTU Study Coordinator

Sarah Lewis

Sarah Lewis
CTU Data Coordinator

Tamanda Smoke

Tamanda Smoke
Study Co-ordinator

Amy Tong

Amy Tong
CTU Project Support Administrator

David Whittaker

David Whittaker
CTU Project Administrator

Simon Wathall

Simon Wathall
Health Informatics Specialist

Institute for global health and wellbeing

Dr Nishani Fonseka

Dr Nishani Fonseka
Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Abbie Milner

Abbie Milner
Research Administrator

Saima Sheikh

Saima Sheikh
ProgrammeManager

Dr Priyamvada Paudyal

Dr Priyamvada Paudyal
Professor in Public Health and Director of the Institute for Global Health

Impact accelerator unit

Dereth Baker

Dereth Baker
Research Assistant

Dr Hollie Birkinshaw

Dr Hollie Birkinshaw
Senior Research Associate

Alicia Bratt

Alicia Bratt
Impact Accelerator Unit Project Coordinator

Anna Hough

Anna Hough
User Support Worker

Natalie Knight

Natalie Knight
Race Equality Ambassador

Rosaleen	Monkman

Rosaleen Monkman
Business Partnerships Manager

Jeevanthika Rubasinghe

Jeevanthika Rubasinghe
Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement Research Assistant

Kylie Salmon

Kylie Salmon
Biomedical Research Centre Keele Project Manager

Laura Swaithes

Laura Swaithes
Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellow

Methodology hub

Lambert Felix

Lambert Felix
Research Associate: Evidence Synthesis

Mia Mann

Mia Mann
Research Assistant in Medical Statistics

Dr Ghasem Yadegarfar

Dr Ghasem Yadegarfar
Lecturer in Medical Statistics

Centre for musculoskeletal health research

Deborah Antcliff

Deborah Antcliff
Honorary Clinical Research Fellow

Dr Payam Amini

Dr Payam Amini
Research Associate Epidemiology Biostatistics

Professor Wim Cool

Professor Wim Cool
Professor of Orthopaedics

Dr Natasha Cox

Dr Natasha Cox
Haywood Beswick PhD fellowship

Alice Faux-Nightingale

Alice Faux-Nightingale
Research Associate

Dr Neil Heron

Dr Neil Heron
NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care

Dr David Jenkinson

Dr David Jenkinson
Research Fellow: Epidemiology

Joanna Simkins

Joanna Simkins
Research Assistant & Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Dr Mark Stone

Dr Mark Stone
Primary Care Speciality Research Lead

Dr Helen Twohig

Dr Helen Twohig
NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care

Lorraine Watson

Lorraine Watson
Research Fellow and Registered Dietitian

Clinical leadership academy

NIHR School for primary care research

Claire Ashmore

Claire Ashmore
Community Engagement Manager

Stephanie Gallimore

Stephanie Gallimore
Finance and Contracts Programme Manager

Heather Gibbs

Heather Gibbs
SPCR Programme Officer (Communications)

Halle Johnson

Halle Johnson
Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement (PPIE) Manager

Jess Nye

Jess Nye
Senior Programme Manager

Public health

Dr Musarrat Afza

Dr Musarrat Afza
Clinical Lecturer in Academic Public Health

Dr Gul Baloch

Dr Gul Baloch
Teaching Fellow in Public and Global Health

Angela Kumah

Angela Kumah
Teaching Fellow

NIHR Research Support Service

Social work

Maqsoodah Ashraf

Maqsoodah Ashraf
Lecturer in Social Work

Molly Barnes

Molly Barnes
Research Development Officer

Dr Barry Fearnley

Dr Barry Fearnley
Lecturer in Social Work

Cheryl Metcalfe

Cheryl Metcalfe
Lecturer in Social Work

Alison Tasker

Alison Tasker
Lecturer in Social Work (Practice/Skills/Education)

Honorary

Dr Warkaa Al-Shamkhani

Dr Warkaa Al-Shamkhani
Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Oluwatoyin Ameh

Dr Oluwatoyin Ameh
Honorary Clinical Research Fellow

Deborah Antcliff

Deborah Antcliff
Honorary Clinical Research Fellow

Dr Anikethana Appaji

Dr Anikethana Appaji
Cardiology Lead (Honorary Clinical Lecturer)

Dr Shahjahan Aslam

Dr Shahjahan Aslam
Honorary Clinical Teacher

Andrew Barkley

Andrew Barkley
Honorary Fellow

Dr Emma Louise Bartlett

Dr Emma Louise Bartlett
Honorary Clinical Teacher

Dr Hussein Bashar

Dr Hussein Bashar
Honorary Clinical Research Fellow

Fiona Bevan

Fiona Bevan
Honorary Clinical Lecturer

Dr Robert Butler

Dr Robert Butler
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Professor Gerard Byrne

Professor Gerard Byrne
Honorary Professor

Dr Michael Carmont

Dr Michael Carmont
Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Professor Ruth Chambers

Professor Ruth Chambers
Honorary Professor

Bhupinder Cooner

Bhupinder Cooner
Honorary Clinical Teacher

Dr Elizabeth Cottrell

Dr Elizabeth Cottrell
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Dr Erandie Ediriweera De Silva

Dr Erandie Ediriweera De Silva
Honorary Lecturer

Dr Sanjeev Deshpande

Dr Sanjeev Deshpande
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer

Dr Fahmy Hanna

Dr Fahmy Hanna
Honorary Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Stuart Hay

Stuart Hay
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Stephen Henderson

Stephen Henderson
Honorary Lecturer

Dr Muhammad Iqbal

Dr Muhammad Iqbal
Undergraduate Tutor In Acute Respiratory Medicine - Honorary Clinical Lecturer

Katie Jackson

Katie Jackson
Honorary Lecturer

Dr Sadaf Jafferbhoy

Dr Sadaf Jafferbhoy
Surgery Co-Lead - Honorary Clinical Lecturer

Dr Amrik Jheeta

Dr Amrik Jheeta
Honorary Clinical Teacher

Sudheer Karlakki

Sudheer Karlakki
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Professor Tim Kinnaird

Professor Tim Kinnaird
Honorary Professor

Robert Kirby

Robert Kirby
Hospital Dean, UHNS and Honorary Professor

Jon Lacy-Colson

Jon Lacy-Colson
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Blossom Lake

Blossom Lake
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer

Dr Sven Lehm

Dr Sven Lehm
Honorary Clinical Lecturer

Professor Sultan Mahmud

Professor Sultan Mahmud
Honorary Professor

Jason McDonald

Jason McDonald
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer

Dr Patricia McWalter

Dr Patricia McWalter
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Christopher Metcalfe

Christopher Metcalfe
Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Mohamed Mohamed

Dr Mohamed Mohamed
Honorary Clinical Lecturer

Dr Andrew Moriarty

Dr Andrew Moriarty
Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Dr Roofa Mushtaq

Dr Roofa Mushtaq
Honorary Clinical Lecturer

Dr Sanjeev Nayak

Dr Sanjeev Nayak
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Karen Nixon

Karen Nixon
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Tosan Okoro

Tosan Okoro

Raymond Oppong

Raymond Oppong
Honorary Research Fellow in Health Economics

Dr Jon Packham

Dr Jon Packham
Honorary Professor

William Parry-Smith

William Parry-Smith
Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Dr Yeliz Prior

Dr Yeliz Prior
Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Dr Jonathan Quicke

Dr Jonathan Quicke
Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Dr Suneetha Rachaneni

Dr Suneetha Rachaneni
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Elizabeth Ross

Elizabeth Ross
Honorary Lecturer

Professor Gavin Russell

Professor Gavin Russell
Honorary Professor

Professor Sarah Ryan

Professor Sarah Ryan
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer

Dr Emma Salt

Dr Emma Salt
Honorary Research Fellow

Panagiotis Sarigiovannis

Panagiotis Sarigiovannis
Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Timothy Scott

Dr Timothy Scott
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Dr Ahmad Shoaib

Dr Ahmad Shoaib
Honorary Clinical Lecturer in Cardiology

Jonathan Snape

Jonathan Snape
Honorary Clinical Teacher

Gary Spolander

Gary Spolander
Honorary Professor in Global Health & Social Care

Dr Colin Stanford

Dr Colin Stanford
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Nikolaos Tzerakis

Nikolaos Tzerakis
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Professor Nicola Walsh

Professor Nicola Walsh
Visiting Professor of Knowledge Mobilisation & Musculoskeletal Health

Matthew Ward

Matthew Ward
Honorary Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science

Stacey Wilde

Stacey Wilde
Honorary Lecturer

Dr Jennifer Williams

Dr Jennifer Williams
Honorary Lecturer

Lianne Wood

Lianne Wood
Honorary Clinical Lecturer

Visiting

Dr Gayan Ariyadasa

Dr Gayan Ariyadasa
Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Professor Lisa Dikomitis

Professor Lisa Dikomitis
Visiting Professor

Professor George Peat

Professor George Peat
Visiting Professor

Professor Richard Riley

Professor Richard Riley
Visiting Professor

Emeritus

Professor Charles Bashford

Professor Charles Bashford
Emeritus Professor

Professor Ilana Crome

Professor Ilana Crome
Emeritus Professor

Robert Kirby

Robert Kirby
Emeritus Professor

Professor Robert McKinley

Professor Robert McKinley
Emeritus Professor

Professor B Ong

Professor B Ong
Emeritus Professor

Professor Valerie Wass

Professor Valerie Wass
Emeritus Professor

School of Medicine
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