Keele hub team
The  Director of the Keele Hub of the RDS WM is Prof Julius Sim, and the Hub Administrator is Zara Richards.

Prof Julius Sim

Professor Sim joined Keele in 1997, having been Principal Lecturer in Social and Health Research at Coventry University. Following an undergraduate degree in English (University of Durham), his postgraduate education was in Sociology (South Bank Polytechnic), Philosophy (Keele University) and Statistics (Sheffield Hallam University).  He is a Chartered Statistician and Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society.
His research within Keele is located within the Research Institute for Primary Care and
Health Sciences, Institute for Applied Clinical Sciences, and the Keele Clinical Trials Unit.

The Keele Advisory Team

Experienced researchers act as advisers in the Keele Hub. They are able to discuss your enquiry and provide initial advice to support your research proposal.

Dr Steven Blackburn Patient and public involvement
Dr Heather Burroughs Primary mental health care
Prof Carolyn Chew-Graham General practice research and chronic illness
Prof Simon Davies Clinical and diagnostic science
Prof Krysia Dziedzic Management of osteoarthritis in primary care; patient and public engagement and involvement
Prof Anthony Fryer Cell and molecular medicine
Dr Martyn Lewis Statistics
Dr Marko Raseta Statistics
Dr Wanda Russell Health Services Research
Dr Ivonne Solis-Trapala Statistics