Appendix B: The Guideline Review Panel

Appendix B: The Guideline Review Panel

The Guideline Review Panel is an independent panel that oversees the development of the guideline and takes responsibility for monitoring adherence to NICE guidance 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, social care, lay, public health and industry.

Mr Peter Robb (Chair)
Consultant ENT Surgeon, Epsom & St Helier University Hospitals and The Royal Surrey County NHS Trusts

Mr Mike Baldwin
Head of Health Technology Appraisals, Sanofi‚ÄĎAventis

Mrs Jill Freer
Acting Director of Provider Services, Rugby Primary Care Trust

Dr Patricia Le Riche
Senior Lecturer in Social Care and Social Work, University of Sussex

Dr Roger Paxton
Director of Research and Development, Research and Clinical Effectiveness Department, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Trust

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

Mr John Seddon
Patent representative