4 The Guideline Development Group, National Collaborating Centre and NICE project team

4 The Guideline Development Group, National Collaborating Centre and NICE project team

4.1 Guideline Development Group

Gillian Baird (Chair)
Consultant Paediatrician and Professor of Paediatric Neurodisability, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation trust and King's Health partners, London

Tim Kendall (Facilitator)
Medical Director and Consultant Psychiatrist, Sheffield Health and Social Care; NHS Foundation Trust and Director, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Nick Gould (Co-facilitator)
Emeritus Professor of Social Work, University of Bath; Consultant, Social Care Institute for Excellence

Virginia Bovell
Patient and carer member

Carole Buckley
General Practitioner, Bristol

Tony Charman
Chair in Clinical Child Psychology, King's College London

Jonathan Green
Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Manchester and Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

Patricia Howlin
Emeritus Professor of Clinical Child Psychology, King's College London

Glenys Jones
Lecturer in Autism, University of Birmingham

Ann Le Couteur
Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Newcastle University; Honorary Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist, Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Robin Mackenzie
Patient and carer member, Medical Law and Ethics, University of Kent

Barbara Parker
Patient and carer member

Emily Simonoff
Academic lead, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry

Stephen Simpson
Community Learning Disability Nurse, South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Vicky Slonims
Clinical Lead Speech and Language Therapist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust; Honorary Senior Lecturer, Kings College London

Alison Stewart
Manager, Speech and Language Therapy Service to Education, Central London Community Healthcare Trust; Honorary Lecturer City University

Katy Strudwick
Clinical Specialist Paediatric Occupational Therapist, St Thomas' Hospital

Gabriel Whitlingum
Consultant Paediatrician, Hampshire Hospitals Foundation Trust

4.2 National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Lucy Burt
Research Assistant

Katherine Leggett
Project Manager (until November 2012)

Ifigeneia Mavranezouli
Senior Health Economist

Odette Megnin-Viggars
Systematic Reviewer (until April 2013)

Sabrina Naqvi
Project Manager (from November 2012)

Sarah Stockton
Senior Information Scientist

Clare Taylor
Senior editor

Craig Whittington
Associate Director, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health (Clinical Effectiveness) (from April 2013)

4.3 NICE project team

Christine Carson
Centre for Clinical Practice Programme Director

Caroline Keir
Guideline Commissioning Manager

Margaret Ghlaimi
Guideline Coordinator

Nichole Taske
Technical Lead

Jasdeep Hayre
Health Economist

Anna Poppa
Editor

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