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HTA Prioritisation Committee: Hospital Based Care - members



This committee will advise on the development of topics from across the HTA remit but will have strengths in inside hospital care.

Professor Anthony De Soyza Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, Newcastle University
Deputy ChairOrganisation
Dr Cheryl Battersby  NIHR Clinician Scientist, Clinical Senior Lecturer Neonatal Medicine, Imperial College London; Honorary Consultant Neonatologist, Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Dianne Addei Public Health Advisor, NHS England Specialised Commissioning Team (National)
Professor Augusto Azuara-Blanco Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Queen's University Belfast; Honorary NHS Consultant Ophthalmologist, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
Dr Elizabeth Bailey Midwife Research Fellow, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
Mr Paul Baker Director for Research and Innovation; Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Mr Richard Ballerand Public Contributor
Professor Michael Callaghan Professor of Clinical Physiotherapy, Manchester Metropolitan University
Dr Meenakshi Choudhary Consultant Gynaecologist and Sub Specialist in Reproductive Medicine, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust
Professor Justin Clark  Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, University of Birmingham
Professor Simon Conroy Professor of Geriatric Medicine, University of Leicester
Dr Keith Couper  Assistant Professor in Emergency and Critical Care, University of Warwick
Dr Peter Danielian  Consultant in Obstetrics, Aberdeen Maternity Hospital
Miss Alisen Dube Senior Nurse in Tissue Viability, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust; Research Associate in Patient Safety, Staffordshire University
Dr James Frith NIHR Clinician Scientist; Clinical Senior Lecturer; Consultant Physician, Newcastle University
Professor Fang Gao Smith  Professor of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain, University of Birmingham; Consultant in Critical Care Medicine, University Hospitals Birmingham
Dr Shruti Garg Clinical Senior Lecturer in Translational Child Psychiatry, University of Manchester; Honorary Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital
Dr Roger Gibb Public Contributor
Professor Alasdair Gray Consultant in Emergency Medicine; Honorary Professor of Emergency Medicine and Clinical Director of the Emergency Department, NHS Lothian
Professor Steve Halligan Professor of Gastrointestinal Radiology and Head of UCL Centre for Medical Imaging, University College London
Mr Thomas Hamilton NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow, Trauma and Orthopaedics, University of Oxford
Professor Priscilla Harries Professor of Occupational Therapy, Associate Dean Research, St George's, University of London
Dr Max Henderson Associate Professor and Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, University of Leeds
Professor Peter Hutchinson Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge; Honorary Consultant Neurosurgeon, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Gillian Lowe Consultant Haematologist, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Professor Mamas Mamas Professor of Cardiology, Keele University
Dr Ronan McMullan Reader and Consultant Medical Microbiologist, Queens University Belfast and Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
Professor Benjamin O’Brien Professor of Perioperative Medicine, Clinical Director, St Bartholomew's Hospital & Barts Heart Centre; Consultant in Intensive Care Medicine and Cardiac Anaesthesia, Barts Health NHS Trust
Professor Nick Oliver Wynn Professor of Metabolism, Imperial College London
Dr Nazima Pathan Paediatric Intensive Care Unit Consultant, University of Cambridge / Addenbrooke’s Hospital
Mr Anil Reddy Consultant Robotic, Laparoscopic General, Colorectal and Pelvic Floor Surgeon, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Honorary Senior Lecturer, Newcastle University and Teeside University
Dr Edward Roddy Reader in Rheumatology and Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist, Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University and Haywood Hospital 
Professor Dimitrios Siassakos  Associate Professor/Reader in Obstetrics and Honorary Consultant in Obstetrics, University College London and University College Hospital
Mrs Polly Smith  Public Contributor
Professor Alice Turner  Professor of Respiratory Medicine, University of Birmingham; Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Hilary Williams Consultant in Medical Oncology, Velindre Cancer Centre