Dr Shenaz Ahmed

Dr Shenaz Ahmed

Associate Professor in Public Health

+44 (0) 113 343 2441

Summary: Shenaz is Associate Professor in Public Health with research interests in the psychological, social and ethical aspects of prenatal and genomic technologies, and ethnic health inequalities.

Location: Room 10.90B, Level 10, Worsley Building

Professional Activities

 

2014 – Present: Member of the Yorkshire and The Humber Regional Advisory Committee, Research for Patient Benefit Programme, Department of Health, UK (http://www.nihr.ac.uk/funding/RfPB_regional-advisory-committees.htm#tab3)

2011 – 2013:Member of the Public Outreach Sub-group, NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme, Department of Health, UK

2010 – 2011:Member of the Reference Group for project on “How to engage men in antenatal screening”, NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme, Department of Health, UK

2008 – 2009: Member of the Project Advisory Group for the Interim Evaluation of the NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme in England, Department of Health, UK

2005 – 2007: Member of the DIPEx Advisory Panel for screening during pregnancy and after birth for sickle cell and thalassaemia, University of Oxford, UK (http://www.healthtalk.org/peoples-experiences/pregnancy-children/screening-sickle-cell-and-beta-thalassaemia/credits)