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

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

4.1 Guideline Development Group

The Guideline Development Group members listed are those for the 2014 update. For the composition of the previous Guideline Development Group, see the full guideline.

Campbell Cowan (Chair)
Consultant Cardiologist, Leeds General Infirmary

John Campbell
Cardiology Specialist Nurse, Community Services, South Tees Acute NHS Foundation Trust

V‑Lin Cheong
Clinical Practice Pharmacist, NHS Sheffield/Lecturer (Pharmacist), University of Derby

George Chung
Consultant Cardiologist, Yeovil District Hospital

Matthew Fay
General Practitioner/Principal, Westcliffe Medical Centre, West Yorkshire

David Fitzmaurice
Professor of Primary Care, University of Birmingham

Gregory Lip
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Birmingham Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences, City Hospital Birmingham

Clifford Mann
Emergency Medicine Consultant, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Nick Mills
Cardioversion and Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist Nurse, Addenbrooke's NHS Trust, Cambridge

Eileen Porter
Patient member

Suzannah Power
Patient member

Richard Schilling
Professor of Cardiology and Electrophysiology, Barts Health NHS Trust, London

Rebekah Schiff
Consultant in General and Geriatric Medicine, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London

4.2 National Clinical Guideline Centre

Joanna Ashe
Senior information scientist

Elizabeth Avital
Associate Director (until August 2013)

Clare Jones
Project manager/senior research fellow

Zahra Naqvi
Research fellow

Jill Parnham
Operations Director (from August 2013)

Vicki Pollitt
Senior health economist (acting)

4.3 NICE project team

Philip Alderson
Guideline Lead (until October 2012)

Christine Carson
Guideline Lead (until February 2013)

Sharon Summers‑Ma
Guideline Lead (from March 2013)

Mark Baker
Clinical Adviser

Sarah Dunsdon
Guideline Commissioning Manager (until December 2012)

Clifford Middleton
Guideline Commissioning Manager (until May 2013)

Caroline Keir
Guideline Commissioning Manager (from May 2013)

Jennifer Heaton
Guideline Coordinator (until August 2012)

Andrew Gyton
Guideline Coordinator (until April 2013)

Margaret Ghlaimi
Guideline Coordinator (from May 2013)

Nichole Taske
Technical Lead (until March 2013)

Beth Shaw
Technical Lead (from April 2013)

Jasdeep Hayre
Health Economist

Judy McBride
Editor (until February 2014)

Gareth Haman
Editor (from February 2014)

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