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All academic, research and professional services staff from across the Usher Institute.

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Full Usher Institute staff list


Name (sorted in ascending order) Role
Luciana D'Adderio Chancellor's Fellow
Imad Adamestam Clinical Trial Statistician
Davies Adeloye Research Fellow
Amanda Amos Emeritus Professor of Health Promotion
Lynn Anderson Project Administrator | PPI Coordinator
Niall Anderson Programme Co-Director (Master of Public Health - Full-time, Online) / Programme Deputy Director (M.Sc. in Epidemiology - online)
Liz Anderson-Whymark Institute Administrator for ILE
Ruth Armstrong Data Processing Officer
Rachael Atherton Project Administrator
Katie Atkins Chancellor's Fellow
Selina Bairami Personal Assistant to Professor David Weller
Dominique Balharry Global Respiratory Health Research Manager
Kasia Banas Undergraduate Talent Lead and Programme Director
Claire Battison Trial Manager
Linda Bauld Bruce and John Usher Professor of Public Health
Mairead Bermingham Senior Teaching Fellow and Dissertation Coordinator
Miguel O. Bernabeu Deputy Director and Director of Research, Bayes Centre | Senior Lecturer, Usher Institute
Gayle Beveridge Trial Manager
Raj Bhopal Emeritus Professor of Public Health
Annemieke Bikker Teaching Fellow MPH online
Joanne Blair-Gray Personal Assistant to the Director of the Usher Institute
Matt Bouamrane Chancellor's Fellow
Julia Boyd Senior Trial Manager
Kirsty Boyd Reader in Palliative Care
Nicola Boydell THIS Fellowship
Bridget Bradley MBChB Curriculum Developer
Dr David P Breen Senior Clinical Research Fellow and Honorary Consultant Neurologist
Kate Britton Usher Operations Manager
Cathryn Broderick Assistant Managing Editor
Laura Brook Administrative Assistant
Norma Brown Financial Assistant
Susan Buckingham Communications and Engagement Manager
Alistair Bullen Research Assistant (Health Economics)
Jacqui Calder Trial Assistant
Christine Campbell Reader
Christine Campbell Clinical Trials Administrator
Harry Campbell Professor of Genetic Epidemiology and Public Health
Anne Canny Research Fellow in Palliative Care
Mireille Captieux Clinical Research Fellow
Dawn Cattanach Graphic designer and KE assistant
Debbie Cavers Research Fellow
Kit Chan Reader/ Chancellor's Fellow
Sarah Chan Reader/ Chancellor's Fellow
Francesca Chappell Senior Statistician
Fiona Clark Innovative Healthcare Delivery Programme (IHDP) Partnership Co-ordinator
Jess Conway Communications and Digital Engagement Officer
Denise Cranley Trial Manager
Gina Cranswick Trial Team Manager (Operational)
Kathrin Cresswell Senior Lecturer | Chief Scientist Office Chancellor’s Fellow
Sarah Cunningham-Burley Professor of Medical and Family Sociology / Dean of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences
Gwenetta Curry Lecturer of Race, Ethnicity, and Health
Luke Daines Clinical Teaching Fellow
Jennifer Daub Dataloch Hub Data Analyst
Julie Davidson Institute Administrator (NINE BioQuarter)
Karen Dawson Personal Assistant to Professor Andrew Morris
Rebecca Dawson Recruitment Coordinator
Giulia De Togni Research Fellow
Nick Denholm BREATHE Project Manager, Strategic Partnerships
Lisa Derr Trial Manager
Jennifer Devlin Research Nurse
Katharina Diernberger Research Fellow in Health Economics
Maria Dlugolecka-Graham Honorary Fellow
Fiona Dobbie Senior Research Fellow
Annemarie Docherty Wellcome Clinical Research Career Development Fellowship
Kathy Dodworth Research Assistant
Magdalena Domarus Clinical Support Worker
Eddie Donaghy Research Fellow
Hang Dong Research Fellow
Margaret Douglas Programme Coordinator, Master of Public Health on-campus
Dr Thomas Drake
Tim Duncan Senior Software Developer
Helen Eborall Lecturer in Critical Public Health
Lowell Edgar Research Fellow
Morag Edwards RESPIRE Project Administrator
Stuart Edwardson Clinical Research Fellow
Conor Egan Research Assistant
Holly Ennis Trial Manager
Hannah Ensor Clinical Trials Statistician
Sonja Erikainen Research Fellow
Michelle Evans Talent Lead for Health & Social Care sector of the Data Driven Innovation (DDI) programme| Director of MSc Data Science for Health and Social Care
Cameron Fairfield Clinical Research Fellow
Karen Fairhurst Senior Clinical Lecturer
James Farrell Data Analyst
Candida Fenton Information Specialist/Systematic Review Methodologist, Cochrane Vascular Group
Amy Ferguson Postdocotoral Research Fellow in Statistical Genetics
Kaye Ferguson Trial Management Support Officer
Jonine Figueroa Chancellor's Fellow
Simon Finnigan PA to Harry Campbell / Usher Administrative Secretary
Robin Flaig Chief Operations Officer, Generation Scotland
Kelly Fleetwood Statistician
Mary Flook Research Fellow in Epidemiology
Andrea Ford Research Fellow Beyond Disease
Laura Forsyth Trial Manager
Gerry Fowkes Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology
Professor John Frank Emeritus Professor | Lead, Research and Evidence-Based Medicine Module
Helen Frost Research Fellow (ACRC)
Jaime Garcia Iglesias SHI Foundation Mildred Blaxter Fellow
Lesley Gardner Personal Assistant to Professor Sarah Wild
Rosemary Geddes Programme Co-Director (Master of Public Health online)
Sebastien Georges Postgraduate Research Support Officer
Maria Georgiou Project Manager
Lorna Gibson Clinical Research Fellow
John Gillies Honorary Professor | Senior Adviser Global Health Academy | Co-Director University of Edinburgh Compassion Initiative
Laura Gonzalez Rienda Research Administrator
Su Goopy Lecturer
Liz Grant Professor of Global Health and Development/ Director Global Health Academy / Assistant Principal Global Health / Programme Co-Director (MSc Global eHealth, Global Health Challenges, Master of Family Medicine)
Michael Gray Implementation Lead (Health & Social Care Data-Driven Innovation)
Paula Grieve Finance Administrator
Bruce Guthrie Professor of General Practice
Fasih Haider Research Fellow
Nynke Halbesma Research Fellow
Vicky Hammersley IMP2ART Programme Manager / Research Fellow – Allergy and Respiratory Research Group
Jeni Harden Senior Lecturer
David Hardman Research Fellow
Ronnie Harkess Senior Software Developer
Ewen Harrison Personal Chair of Surgery and Data Science
Kathy Harrison DDI Programme Lead
Michelle Hart E-learning and Online Community Business Manager (Master of Family Medicine)
Ruth Hart Research Fellow
Louise Hartley Research Administrator
Lewis Hazlett Administration Assistant: Modern Apprentice
Emily Healy Research Administrator
Lorna Heaney Communications and Events Administrative Officer
Catherine Heeney Research Fellow
David Henderson Quantitative Research Fellow
Anna Heye Trial Manager
Iris Ho Systematic Reviewer
Jo Hockley Research Fellow
Prema Howard Marketing Coordinator
Huayi Huang Research Fellow - Qualitative
Aidan Hutchison Database Designer, Developer and Consultant
Andrii Iakovliev Research Fellow (informatician/software Developer)
Wendy Inglis Humphrey Research Manager
Sîan Irvine Trial Management Support Officer
Caroline Jackson Chancellor's Fellow
Tracy Jackson Senior Research Fellow, Patient and Public Involvement Lead
Claire Jankowska Communications & Digital Engagement Officer
Shireen Jawas PA to Sarah Cunningham-Burley
Angus Joshi Research Assistant
Peter Joshi Honorary Fellow
Reiko Kanazawa Research Fellow
Aileen Keel Director, Innovative Healthcare Delivery Programme / Honorary Professor
Catriona Keerie Senior Clinical Trials Statistician
Markéta Keller Supervisor/ Academic Tutor
Katherine Kentistou MRC Research Fellow
Barbara Kimbell Research Fellow
Dorothea Kimenai Research Fellow
Elaine Kinsella Trial Manager
Theresa Kirkpatrick Project Coordinator
Amir Kirolos Honorary Clinical Fellow (and Public Health Speciality Registrar, NHS Lothian)
Liz Lamb Senior Secretary
Stephen Lavenberg Service Manager
David Lawrence Research Fellow: Beyond Bodies
Julia Lawton Professor of Health and Social Science
Robert Lee Senior Statistician
Rebecca Lees CMI Administrator
Elizabeth Lemmon Research Fellow in Health Economics
Sharon Levy CPD Lead Data Driven Innovation Talent Team
Katherine Lewis Trial Management Support Officer
Steff Lewis Professor of Medical Statistics
You Li Research Fellow
Ai Lim RESPIRE Programme Coordinator
Chun Lin Data Analyst
Gabriella Linning Communications and Engagement Officer
Nazir Lone Clinical Senior Lecturer in Critical Care
Lu Lu Postdoctoral Research Associate
Saturnino Luz Reader
Alix Macdonald Assistant Trial Manager
Calum Macdonald Data Analyst
Margaret MacDougall Medical Statistician and Researcher in Education
Morag MacLean Senior Trial Manager
Julie MacMillan Research Governance / HR Administrator
Clare MacRae MRC Clinical Research Training Fellow
Stephen Malden Research Fellow Academic Research
Laura Marshall Conference and Events Organiser
Sancha Martin Consortium Manager
Bruce Mason Research Fellow
Kate Massie Personal Assistant to Professor Linda Bauld
Cristina Matthews Postgraduate Teaching Hub Administration Manager
Magdalena Mazurczak Programme Administrator
Sophie McCall DataLoch Hub Data Analyst
Sarah McCallum MPH (Full time) Operations Coordinator
Haruno McCartney Research Assistant
Kirstie McClatchey Research Fellow
Lucy McCloughan Programme Manager, Advanced Care Research Centre
Kris McGill Systematic Reviewer
Lynne McGillivray ECTU Administrator
Paul McKeigue Professor of Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics
Brian McKinstry Emeritus Professor of Primary Care E-Health
Susannah McLean Research Fellow
Ruth McQuillan Co-Lead UNCOVER (Usher Network for COVID Evidence Reviews), Programme Co-Director (Master of Integrated Global Health - online), Senior Lecturer
Emilie Mcswiggan UNCOVER Project Manager
Gillian Mead Chair of Stroke and Elderly Care Medicine
Felicity Vidya Mehendale Senior Lecturer
Magda Mekky Teaching Fellow (MPH online)
Joe Mellor Informatician (Machine Learning Specialist)
Stewart Mercer Professor of Primary Care and Multimorbidity
Laura Miller Finance Assistant
Martine Miller Research Fellow
Nicholas Mills Chair of Cardiology, Butler BHF Senior Clinical Research Fellow and Consultant Cardiologist
Garry Milne Software Developer
Lynsey Milne Assistant Data Manager
Mary Monaghan Research Nurse
Andrew Morris Chair of Medicine / Vice-Principal Data Science
Ailsa Morrison Finance Administrator
Sarah Morton Honorary Fellow
Mome Mukherjee Senior Research Fellow
Rachel Mulholland BREATHE Hub Data Analyst
Charlotte Munden Postgraduate Administrator
Lauren Murdoch Trial Management Support Officer
Gordon Murray Emeritus Professor of Medical Statistics
Sarah Murray Communications and Engagement Officer
Scott Murray Emeritus Professor of Primary Palliative Care
Harish Nair Professor of Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Global Health
Emma Nance Academic Fellow in General Practice
Clifford Nangle Data Linkage Officer
Aileen Neilson Senior Health Economist
Mia Nelson Research Fellow
Suzanne Newall Programme Administrator
Kristin Nicodemus Chancellor's Fellow
Angela Niven Assistant Trial Manager
Lisa Norman Research Assistant in Surgical Informatics
John Norrie Professor of Medical Statistics and Trial Methodology / Director of Edinburgh Clinical Trials Unit
Bright Nwaru Honorary Research Fellow
Kat Oatey Trial Manager
David Obree Archie Duncan Fellow in Medical Ethics and Fellow in Medical Education
Claudia Pagliari Senior Lecturer in Primary Care and Informatics / Programme Co-Director (MSc Global eHealth)
Steph Panol Programme Administrator
Claire Parker Project Administrator and Personal Assistant to Professor Harish Nair
Richard Parker Senior Statistician
Alex Peden Senior Research Strategy Manager
Martyn Pickersgill Personal Chair of the Sociology of Science and Medicine
Hilary Pinnock Professor of Primary Care Respiratory Medicine
Riinu Pius (Ots) Senior Data Manager
Steve Platt Emeritus Professor of Health Policy Research
Evgeniya Plotnikova Teaching Fellow (online)
Senja Pollak Research Fellow
Roz Pollock Clinical Trial Statistician
Rosemary Porteous ODL Programme Administrator (Master of Public Health – online)
Jackie Price Professor of Molecular Epidemiology
Regina Prigge Statistician / Epidemiologist
Jan Pringle Research Fellow (Systematic reviewing expertise)
Carys Pugh ACRC Quantitative analyst/Statistician
Robin Ramsay Programme Coordinator (Master of Family Medicine)
David Rankin Research Fellow
Phillip Rayson Assistant Trial Manager
Jessica Rees Clinical Trials Statistician
Natalia Reglinska-Matveyev Research & Operations Manager
Johanna Reilly Academic Fellow in General Practice
Jayne Richards Personal Assistant to Professor Bruce Guthrie and Professor Stewart Mercer
Jenny Robertson Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement (PPIE) Co-ordinator
Roy Robertson Professor of Addiction Medicine
Layla Robinson Partnership and Engagement Manager (ACRC)
Alison Rodger Professor of Infectious Diseases & HIV
Czeysy Pataro Rodrigues Senior Software Developer
Aryelly Rodriguez Clinical Trials Statistician
Neneh Rowa-Dewar Co-Director (MPH online) , Director of Quality DMGPHS.
Igor Rudan Professor of International Health and Molecular Medicine
Dermot Ryan Honorary Clinical Fellow
Brenda Saetta Usher Institute Secretary
Amanda Sammarco Communications and Finance Officer
Gillian Scott Trial Manager
Stephanie Scott Project Administrator
Nayha Sethi Chancellor's Fellow
(Syed) Ahmar Shah Chancellor's Fellow
Katie Shaw Senior Lecturer
Shane Sheehan Research Fellow
Aziz Sheikh Chair of Primary Care Research and Development
Xia Shen Honorary Fellow
Susan D Shenkin Senior Clinical Lecturer, University of Edinburgh; Honorary Consultant, NHS Lothian
Chris Sheridan eLearning Co-ordinator for MSc Clinical Trials
Ting Shi Chancellor's Fellow
Colin Simpson Honorary Fellow
Lesley Sinclair Research Fellow/Trial Manager
Pamela Sinclair Business Manager
Rachel Slaski Deanery Finance Manager
Caroline Smith Judith Mackay Research Fellow
Vivien Smith Director of Professional Services, Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences
Karen Sooy Research Development Advisor
Athina Spiliopoulou Chancellor's Fellow
Devi Sridhar Professor of Global Public Health
Helen Stagg Reader | Chancellor's Fellow
Jacqueline Stephen Clinical Trials Statistician
Michelle Steven Data Manager
David Stevenson Honorary Fellow
Marlene Stewart Managing Editor Cochrane Peripheral Vascular Diseases Review Group
Sarah Stock Reader | Wellcome Trust Clinical Career Development Fellow
Andrew Stoddart Senior Health Economist
Catherine Sudlow Personal Chair of Neurology and Clinical Epidemiology
Julia Swallow Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow in Humanities and Social Sciences
Evropi Theodoratou Personal Chair of Cancer Epidemiology and Global Health
Lorna Thompson Research Project Administrator
Emma Thomson Administration and Governance Assistant
Mathew Thorpe Research Assistant
Amy Tilbrook Dataloch Information Governance Facilitator
Katherina Tober GP Clinical Teacher
Claire Tochel Research Fellow (SCONE)
Rosemary Townsend ECAT SCREDS Clinical Lecturer| Honorary StR in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Serena Tricarico Research Manager
Thanasis Tsanas Senior Lecturer
Sharon Tuck Clinical Trials Statistician
Bram van Bunnik Research Fellow
Tony Wackett Assistant Data Manager
Gemma Wagstaff-Tang BREATHE Hub Administrator
Debbie Wake Clinical Reader in Medical Informatics and Diabetes Care & Education
Haoxiang Wang Honorary Fellow
Emma Ward Trial Manager
Bryan Wee Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Fiona Wee Trial Manager
Christopher Weir Professor of Medical Statistics and Clinical Trials
David Weller James Mackenzie Professor of General Practice / Programme Co-Director (Master of Family Medicine)
Christopher White Trial Management Support Officer
Lauren White Research Fellow (Spectrum)
Toni Wigglesworth CMI Administrator (ePrescribing)
Sarah Wild Professor of Epidemiology
Tim Wilkinson Clinical Lecturer
Linda Williams Senior Statistician
Jim Wilson Professor of Human Genetics
Dr Rachael Wood Consultant in Public Health Medicine, Honorary Reader
Mark Woolhouse Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Honghan Wu Visiting researcher
Wei Xu Research Assistant
Ingrid Young Chancellor's Fellow
Robert Young Academic Track Lecturer (Zhejiang)
Huayu Zhang Research Fellow in Health Data