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HTA Programme Oversight Committee - members



Programme Oversight Committee

The Programme Oversight Committee is responsible for oversight and approval of commissioning briefs recommended for research by the prioritisation committees.  The group is also responsible for ratifying and ranking proposals recommended by the programme’s funding committees for submission to the Department of Health and Social Care for final decision and approval.

Professor Hywel Williams Director of HTA Programme, NIHR
Deputy ChairOrganisation
Professor Steven Goodacre Professor and Consultant in Emergency Medicine, University of Sheffield 
Professor Andrew Bradbury Sampson Gamgee Professor of Vascular Surgery and Director of Quality Assurance and Enhancement, University of Birmingham
Professor Lucy Chappell  NIHR Research Professor in Obstetrics, King's College London
Professor Andrew Farmer Professor of General Practice, University of Oxford
Professor Ray Fitzpatrick Professor of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Oxford
Mrs Alison Ledward Public Contributor
Dr Ira Madan Consultant and Honorary Reader in Occupational Medicine, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation  Trust and King's College London
Dr Kamal Mahtani GP & Deputy Director, Centre for Evidence Based Medicine,  University of Oxford
Mrs Catherine White Public Contributor