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HTA Funding Committee Clinical Evaluation and Trials



Professor Olivia Wu - William R Lindsay Chair of Health Economics | Director of HEHTA | Director of NIHR Complex Reviews Support Unit, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow

Deputy Chair



  • Dr Jennifer Bostock - Public Committee Member
  • Dr Kate Brown - Consultant Paediatric Intensive Care, Great Ormond Street Hospital and Hon Reader Institute Cardiovascular Science UCL
  • Dr Elizabeth Camacho - Senior Research Fellow in Health Economics, Manchester Centre for Health Economics, University of Manchester
  • Professor Charlotte Coles - NIHR Research Professor and Professor of Breast Cancer Clinical Oncology, Honorary Consultant in Clinical Oncology, Cambridge Breast Cancer Research Unit
  • Professor Alun Davies - Professor of Vascular Surgery and Honorary Consultant, Department of Surgery & Cancer, Imperial College London
  • Professor Jon Dorling - Consultant Neonatologist, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
  • Mrs Hannah de Merode - Public Committee Member
  • Dr Francesca Fiorentino - Senior Lecturer in Clinical Statistics, Nightingale-Saunders Clinical Trials & Epidemiology Unit, King's College London
  • Associate Professor Paul French - Associate Professor, Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester Metropolitan University 
  • Dr Katie Gillies - Reader, Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen
  • Ms Joanne Haviland - Principle Statistician, Clinical Trials and Statistics Unit, The Institute of Cancer Research
  • Dr Daniel Hind - Assistant Director, Sheffield Clinical Trials Research Unit / Reader in Complex Interventions, School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR), University of Sheffield
  • Professor Sally Hopewell - Senior Trialist, Oxford Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Oxford
  • Dr Pamela Jacobsen - Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychology, Bath Centre for Mindfulness and Compassion, Addiction and Mental Health Group (AIM), University of Bath
  • Associate Professor Rebecca Kearney - Associate Professor (Clinical), Trauma and Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, University of Warwick
  • Professor Gavin Perkins - Director, Warwick Clinical Trials Unit, University of Warwick
  • Professor Thomas Pinkney - George Drexler & Royal College of Surgeons Chair of Surgical Trials, University of Birmingham Honorary Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS FT
  • Dr Elena Pizzo - Senior Research Associate, Department of Applied Health Research, University College London
  • Professor Jonathan Rees - Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Science, Nuffield Dept of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Science, University of Oxford
  • Dr Nigel Rees - Head of Research & Innovation, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust (WAST), Institute of Life Sciences, Swansea University
  • Dr Gurdeep Sagoo - Lecturer in Health Economics, University of Leeds
  • Professor Kapil Sayal - Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Developmental Psychiatry, Division of Psychiatry & Applied Psychology, University of Nottingham
  • Dr Elizabeth Warburton - Consultant in Stroke Medicine, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Addenbrookes Hospital)
  • Professor James Wason - Professor of Biostatistics, Institute of Health and Society, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University
  • Professor David Weller - James Mackenzie Professor of General Practice / Programme Co-Director (Master of Family Medicine), Usher Institute, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, The University of Edinburgh
  • Ms Beth Woods - Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics, University of York