13 September 2019

NICE, Level 1A City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester, M1 4BT

Draft Agenda 

The meeting will start promptly at 10:00 and is expected to finish at approximately 16:30

Please note that this agenda is a draft and is subject to change prior to the meeting.

  1. Welcome and introduction to format of meeting – Part 1 only (open session)
  2. Code of conduct for members of the public attending the meeting – Part 1 only (open session)
  3. Apologies – Part 1 only (open session)
  4. Any other business – Part 1 only (open session)
  5. Medical technology evaluation of Episcissors-60 for guided mediolateral episiotomy
    • 5.1. Introduction by the Chair, Dr Peter Groves  - Part 1 only (open session)
    • 5.2. Declaration of interests - Part 1 only (open session)
    • 5.3. Presentation by the lead team, Mr Abdullah Pandor & Prof Shaheen HamdyPart 1 AND part 2 (open and closed session)
    • 5.4. Agreement on the content of the Medical Technology Consultation document (MTCD) - Part 2 only (closed session)
  6. Medical technology evaluation of gammaCore for cluster headache 
              6.1. Introduction by the Chair, Dr Peter Groves - Part 1 only (open session)
              6.2. Declaration of interests - Part 1 only (open session)
              6.3. Presentation by the lead team, Dr Paul Knox & Dr Teik Goh - Part 1 AND part 2 (open and closed session)
              6.4. Agreement on the content of the final Medical Technology Guidance (MTG) - Part 2 only (closed session) 

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Date, time and venue of next meeting

The next meeting will take place on Friday 18 October 2019 at 10:00, at NICE, Level 1a, City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester, M1 4BT.

Please note all timings are approximate.

How to register

  • Click on the register link below and complete the registration form, selecting the topics you would like to attend.
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  • Registration will close on Friday 30 August 2019Please note that it may not be possible to accept late requests. 
  • Should you have queries regarding attending this meeting, please contact the Meetings in Public Coordinator Shannon Nettleton 
  • Registrants wishing to conduct a research study on committee meetings and/or NICE processes will require prior permission. Contact the NICE Enquiry Handling team at nice@nice.org.uk.
  • Further information about conducting research is also available in our common questions and answers about meetings in public document.


Registration period: 15 to 30 August 2019
Registration is closed.