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NIHR In-Practice Fellowship Scheme Selection Committee Members



The remit of the NIHR In-Practice Fellowship Selection Committee is to support the development of the scheme, assess applications and make funding recommendations based on quality.

The make-up of the Selection Committee is reviewed regularly and the applicant Guidance Notes give full details of the selection process.

The panel is composed of the members listed below.


Job title

Chair: Professor Joanne Reeve

Professor of Primary Care Research

Dr Vishal Aggarwal

Clinical Associate Professor In Acute Dental Care and Chronic Pain

Dr Caroline Mitchell

General Practitioner / Senior Clinical Lecturer / Deputy Academic Training Programme Director (NHS HEE SY)

/ NIHR Chief Investigator

Dr Vanessa Muirhead

Clinical Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultant in Dental Public Health

Professor Iain Pretty

Professor of Public Health Dentistry

Professor Joanne Protheroe

Professor of General Practice

Dr Richard Holmes

Senior Lecturer / Hon. Consultant in Dental Public Health

Professor Suzanne Richards

Professor of Primary Care Research

Professor Barbara Hanratty

Professor of Primary Care and Public Health

Dr Matthew Ridd

General Practitioner / Reader in Primary Health Care