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HTA Programme Funding Committee (General) members


Published: 10 August 2022

Version: 1.5 July 2023

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Professor Julia Brown - Director of Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Leeds

Deputy Chair

Professor Mark Peters - Professor of Paediatric Intensive Care, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


  • Professor Mohamed Abdel-fattah – Chair in Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen

  • Dr Ashley Agus - Health Economics, Nictu / Royal Hospitals Belfast

  • Professor Hashim Ahmed - Urology/Surgery, Imperial College – London

  • Professor Garry Barton – Health Economics, University of East Anglia

  • Professor Ben Carter – Statistics, King’s College London

  • Professor Jugdeep Dhesi – Geriatrics, Guy’s and St Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust

  • Professor Jo Dumville - Professor of Applied Health Research, School of Health Sciences, University of Manchester

  • Professor Nick Francis - Professor of Primary Care Research, University of Southampton

  • Professor Caroline Free - Professor of Epidemiology and Primary Care, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  • Professor Simon Gates - Professor of Biostatistics and Clinical Trials, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham

  • Professor Vicki Goodwin – Professor of Ageing and Rehabilitation, University of Exeter

  • Mr Dave Green - Public Committee Member

  • Professor David Harrison – Head Statistician, ICNARC

  • Dr Thomas Hellyer – Intensive Care Medicine, University of Newcastle

  • Professor Khalida Ismail – Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine, Kings College London

  • Dr David Keene - Physiotherapy/Trauma Rehabilitation, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, University of Oxford

  • Dr Stephanie MacNeill - Statistics, University of Bristol

  • Dr Sarah Markham - Public Committee Member

  • Mr Stuart McIntosh - Clinical Reader in Surgical Oncology, Queen's University Belfast

  • Dr Hema Mistry – Associate Professor in Clinical Trials and Health Economics, University of Warwick

  • Mr Matthew Moore - Public committee member

  • Mr Abdullah Pandor – Evidence Synthesis, University of Sheffield

  • Associate Professor Athanasios Saratzis - Vascular Surgery, University of Leicester

  • Professor Marta Soares - Health Economics, University of York

  • Professor Joanna Thompson Coon - Associate Professor in Evidence Synthesis, NIHR CLAHRC South West Peninsula

  • Dr Dawn-Marie Walker – Associate Professor in Mental Health, University of Southampton

  • Dr Joyce Yeung – Associate Clinical Professor in Anaesthesia & Critical Care, University of Warwick