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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
Professor Katherine Checkland Professor of Health Policy and Primary Care, University of Manchester
Dr Peter Coventry Senior Lecturer Health Services Research Department of Health Sciences University of York
Dr Sandra Duggan 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, Director of NIHR CLAHRC,  University of Leicester
Ms Jenny McKibben Public Contributor
Professor Jill Maben Professor of Health Services Research and Nursing, University of Surrey
Dr Rachel Meacock Senior Lecturer Health Economics, The University of Manchester
Miss Robina Mir Public Contributor
Dr Mark Pearson Senior Lecturer in Implementation Science & Knowledge Mobilisation, Wolfson Palliative Care Research Centre, Hull York Medical School
Professor Julius Sim Professor of Health Care Research, University of Keele
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
Jennifer Brown Associate to Dr Peter Coventry
Ireneous Soyiri  Associate to Dr Mark Pearson
Jonathan Hammond Associate to Dr Rachel Meacock