Appendix C: The Guideline Review Panel

Appendix C: The Guideline Review Panel

The Guideline Review Panel is an independent panel that oversees the development of the guideline and takes responsibility for monitoring its quality. The Panel includes experts on guideline methodology, healthcare professionals and people with experience of the issues affecting patients and carers. The members of the Guideline Review Panel were as follows.


Area of expertise/experience

Dr Chaand Nagpaul
GP, Stanmore

Clinical practice

Mr John Seddon
Patient Representative

Patient and carer issues

Professor Kenneth Wilson
Professor of Psychiatry of Old Age and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Trust


Professor Shirley Reynolds
Professor of Clinical Psychology, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich

Clinical practice

Dr Roger Paxton
R&D Director, Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland Mental Health NHS Trust


Dr Paul Rowlands
Consultant Psychiatrist, Derbyshire Mental Health Services Mental Health Care Trust

Clinical practice

Dr Catriona McMahon
Medical Head, Specialist Care, Astra Zeneca

Industry representative