Appendix B: The Guideline Review Panel for the 2010 partial update

Appendix B: The Guideline Review Panel for the 2010 partial update

The Guideline Review Panel is an independent panel that oversees the development of the guideline and takes responsibility for monitoring adherence to NICE guideline development processes. In particular, the panel ensures that stakeholder comments have been adequately considered and responded to. The panel includes members from the following perspectives: primary care, secondary care, lay, public health and industry.

Peter Robb
Consultant ENT surgeon, Epsom General Hospital

Christine Hine
Consultant in Public Health (Acute Commissioning), South Gloucestershire Primary Care Trust

John Seddon
Lay member

Greg Rogers
GP, Broadstairs, Kent

Aomesh Bhatt
Director of Regulatory and Medical Affairs, Reckitt Benckiser

The Guideline Review Panel for the 2003 guideline (with 2003 affiliations)

Bernard Higgins (Chair)
Consultant Chest Physician, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne

Robert Higgins
Consultant in Renal and General Medicine, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire

Marcia Kelson
Director, Patient Involvement Unit for NICE, College of Health, London

Peter Rutherford
Senior Lecturer in Nephrology, Medical Director, University College of Wales College of Medicine

Helena Shovelton
Chief Executive, British Lung Foundation

Fiona Wise
Acting Director of Modernisation, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Strategic Health Authority

John Young
Medical Director, Merck Sharp and Dohme

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