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HS&DR Funding Committee members



HS&DR Funding Commitee

The HS&DR Funding Committee assesses stage 2 proposals received through the commissioned and researcher-led workstreams, primarily for scientific quality and value for money. The committee is composed of experts from a range of disciplines relevant to health and social care delivery research, and public contributors.

Chair and Programme DirectorOrganisation
Professor Jo Rycroft-Malone Dean of the Faculty of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University
Deputy Chair Organisation
Professor Matt Sutton Professor of Health Economics, University of Manchester
Member Organisation
Dr Sarah Louise Alderson NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care, University of Leeds
Professor Annette Boaz Professor of Health Care Research, Kingston University and St George's University of London
Professor Chris Bojke Chair in Health Economics (Specialising in Health Technology Assessment) University of Leeds
Dr Andrew Booth Reader (Health Informatics) School of Health & Related Research (ScHARR) University of Sheffield
Ms Jennifer Bostock Public Contributor
Professor Kevin Brazil Professor of Palliative Care, Queen's University Belfast
Dr Peter Brindle Medical Director (Clinical Effectiveness) Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire CCGs
Professor Paul Brocklehurst Director of NWORTH and Professor of Health Services Research, University of Bangor
Dr Peter Coventry Senior Lecturer Health Services Research Department of Health Sciences University of York
Professor Roshan das Nair Professor of Clinical Psychology & Neuropsychology, University of Nottingham
Dr Sandra Duggan Public Contributor
Mr Bernard Gudgin Public Contributor
Dr Sarah-Jane Fenton Lecturer in Mental Health Policy, University of Birmingham
Professor Kamlesh Khunti Professor of Primary Care Diabetes & Vascular Medicine Diabetes Research Centre University of Leicester
Dr Mark Lambert Consultant in Specialised Services Public Health, Public Health England
Ms Jenny McKibben Public Contributor
Professor James Mason Professor of Health Economics, University of Warwick
Dr Rachel Meacock Senior Lecturer Health Economics, The University of Manchester
Dr Mark Pearson Senior Lecturer in Implementation Science & Knowledge Mobilisation, Wolfson Palliative Care Research Centre, Hull York Medical School
Professor Kathryn Rowan Director of Scientific & Strategic Development/ CTU Director, Intensive Care National Audit & Research Centre
Professor Julius Sim Professor of Health Care Research, University of Keele
Mr Steve Sparks NHS RightCare Delivery Partner, NHS England
Professor Carl Thompson Professor of Applied Health Research, University of Leeds
Dr Louella Vaughan Senior Clinical Fellow Acute Medicine, The Nuffield Trust
Professor Fiona Verity Director, Wales School for Social Care Research, College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University
Dr Alan Watkins Associate Professor (Statistics) Swansea University
Associate MemberOrganisation
Peter O'Halloran Associate to Professor Kevin Brazil
Zoë Hoare Associate to Professor Paul Brocklehurst
Jennifer Brown Associate to Dr Peter Coventry
Ireneous Soyiri  Associate to Dr Mark Pearson
Jonathan Hammond Associate to Dr Rachel Meacock