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HTA Programme Funding Committee (commissioning) members


Published: 02 November 2022

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  • Professor Rupert Pearse - Professor and Consultant in Intensive Care Medicine, Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, Queen Mary University of London

Deputy chair

  • Professor Nefyn Williams - Professor in Primary Care, Health Services Research, University of Liverpool


  • Professor Amanda Adler - Professor of Diabetic Medicine and Health Policy, Diabetes Trials Unit | OCDEM, University of Oxford
  • Mr Mike Bradburn - Senior Medical Statistician, Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Sheffield
  • Professor Miriam Brazzelli - Professor of Health Services Research, Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen
  • Professor Monica Busse - Director Mind Brain Neuroscience Trials, School of Medicine, Cardiff University
  • Professor Andrew Clegg - Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Unit for Ageing & Stroke Research, University of Leeds
  • Dr Rui Duarte - Deputy Director (LRiG), Institute of Population Health, University of Liverpool
  • Professor Saul Faust - Professor of paediatric immunology & infectious diseases, University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dr Emilio Fernandez-Egea - Consultant Psychiatrist, Cambridge Neuroscience, University of Cambridge
  • Dr David Gillespie - Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Trials and Research, Cardiff University
  • Professor Amy Grove - Professor of Health Technology Assessment and Implementation Science/ Director, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick
  • Ms Pollyanna Hardy - Statistics Lead, College of Medical & Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham
  • Professor Angela Hassiotis - Professor of Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability, Division of Psychiatry, University College London
  • Mrs Liz Hunter - Public committee member
  • Mr Trevor Jones - Public committee member
  • Dr Easter Joury - NIHR Clinical Lecturer / Specialty Registrar in Dental Public Health, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London
  • Ms Sian Lloyd-Jones - Public committee member
  • Associate Professor Antonieta Medina-Lara - Senior Lecturer in Health Economics, University of Exeter Medical School, University of Exeter
  • Professor Jane Nixon - Deputy Director/Professor of Tissue Viability & Clinical Trials Research, Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Leeds
  • Dr Reuben Ogollah - Associate Professor of Medical Statistics and Clinical Trials, Nottingham Clinical Trials Unit, University of Nottingham
  • Professor Ben Ollivere - Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon, Trauma and Orthopaedics, University of Nottingham
  • Professor Najib Rahman, Director of Oxford Respiratory Trials Unit and Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford
  • Professor Greta Rait - Reader in Primary Care & General Practitioner, UCL Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care, University College London
  • Dr Pedro Saramago Goncalves - Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics, University of York
  • Professor Rebecca Reynolds - Professor of Metabolic Medicine, Center for Cardiovascular Science, The University of Edinburgh
  • Dr Beth Stuart - Associate Professor in Medical Statistics, Queen Mary University of London
  • Dr Christopher Sutton - Senior Lecturer in Clinical Trial Statistics, School of Health Sciences, University of Manchester
  • Professor Lyvonne Tume - Professor of Critical Care Nursing, Faculty of Health, Social Care and MedicineEdge Hill University