Appendix A: Membership of the Public Health Interventions Advisory Committee (PHIAC), the NICE Project Team and external contractors

Appendix A: Membership of the Public Health Interventions Advisory Committee (PHIAC), the NICE Project Team and external contractors

Public Health Interventions Advisory Committee (PHIAC)

NICE has set up a standing committee, the Public Health Interventions Advisory Committee (PHIAC), which reviews the evidence and develops recommendations on public health interventions. Membership of PHIAC is multidisciplinary, comprising public health practitioners, clinicians (both specialists and generalists), local authority employees, representatives of the public, patients and/or carers, academics and technical experts as follows.

Professor Sue Atkinson CBE Independent Consultant and Visiting Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London

Mr John F Barker Associate Foundation Stage Regional Adviser for the Parents as Partners in Early Learning Project, DfES National Strategies

Professor Michael Bury Emeritus Professor of Sociology, University of London. Honorary Professor of Sociology, University of Kent

Professor Simon Capewell Chair of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Liverpool

Professor K K Cheng Professor of Epidemiology, University of Birmingham

Ms Jo Cooke Director, Trent Research and Development Support Unit, School for Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield

Dr Richard Cookson Senior Lecturer, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York

Mr Philip Cutler Forums Support Manager, Bradford Alliance on Community Care

Professor Brian Ferguson Director, Yorkshire and Humber Public Health Observatory

Professor Ruth Hall Regional Director, Health Protection Agency, South West

Ms Amanda Hoey Director, Consumer Health Consulting Limited

Mr Alasdair J Hogarth Head Teacher, Archbishops School, Canterbury

Mr Andrew Hopkin Assistant Director, Local Environment, Derby City Council

Dr Ann Hoskins Deputy Regional Director of Public Health/Medical Director, NHS North West

Ms Muriel James Secretary, Northampton Healthy Communities Collaborative and the King Edward Road Surgery Patient Participation Group

Professor David R Jones Professor of Medical Statistics, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester

Dr Matt Kearney General Practitioner, Castlefields, Runcorn. GP Public Health Practitioner, Knowsley

Ms Valerie King Designated Nurse for Looked After Children, Northampton PCT, Daventry and South Northants PCT and Northampton General Hospital. Public Health Skills Development Nurse, Northampton PCT

CHAIR Professor Catherine Law Professor of Public Health and Epidemiology, University College London Institute of Child Health

Ms Sharon McAteer Public Health Development Manager, Halton and St Helens PCT

Mr David McDaid Research Fellow, Department of Health and Social Care, London School of Economics and Political Science

Professor Klim McPherson Visiting Professor of Public Health Epidemiology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Oxford

Professor Susan Michie Professor of Health Psychology, BPS Centre for Outcomes Research & Effectiveness, University College London

Dr Mike Owen General Practitioner, William Budd Health Centre, Bristol

Ms Jane Putsey Lay Representative. Chair of Trustees of the Breastfeeding Network

Dr Mike Rayner Director, British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford

Mr Dale Robinson Chief Environmental Health Officer, South Cambridgeshire District Council

Ms Joyce Rothschild School Improvement Adviser, Solihull Local Authority

Dr Tracey Sach Senior Lecturer in Health Economics, University of East Anglia

Professor Mark Sculpher Professor of Health Economics, Centre for Economics (CHE), University of York

Dr David Sloan Retired Director of Public Health

Dr Dagmar Zeuner Joint Director of Public Health, Hammersmith and Fulham PCT

Expert cooptees:

Ms Karen Batesman Consultant Clinical Psychologist/Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Worker for Primary Care, Birmingham

Mrs Anne Devrell Head Teacher, Langley Primary School, Solihull

Ms Sue Mackay Health Promotion Specialist, Kent Health Promotion Service

Ms Marilyn Phipps Head Teacher, Damson Wood Infant School, Solihull

Mr Peter Scott Blackmann Chief Executive Officer, The Afiya Trust

Expert testimony:

Ms Deborah Michel Programme Lead for Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning, Primary and Secondary National Strategies, Department for Children, Schools and Families

NICE Project Team

Mike Kelly
CPHE Director

Antony Morgan
Associate Director

Amanda Killoran
Lead Analyst

James Jagroo
Analyst

Dylan Jones
Analyst

Catherine Swann
Analyst

Nichole Taske
Analyst

Bhash Naidoo
Technical Adviser (Health Economics).

External contractors

External reviewers: effectiveness reviews

Review 1: 'Systematic review of the effectiveness of interventions to promote mental wellbeing in children in primary education. Report 1: universal approaches (non-violence related outcomes)' was carried out by the Health Sciences Research Institute (HSRI), Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick. The principal authors were: Yaser Adi, Amanda Killoran, Kulsum Janmohamed, Sarah Stewart-Brown.

Review 2: 'Mental wellbeing of children in primary education (targeted/indicated activities)' was carried out by the University of Teesside (a NICE national collaborating centre). The principal authors were: Susan Jones, Janet Shucksmith, Carolyn Summerbell, Vicki Whittaker.

Review 3: 'Systematic review of the effectiveness of interventions to promote mental wellbeing in primary schools: universal approaches with a focus on prevention of violence and bullying' was carried out by the Health Sciences Research Institute (HSRI), Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick. The principal authors were: Yaser Adi, Amanda Killoran, Anita Schrader McMillan, Sarah Stewart-Brown.

External reviewers: economic appraisal

The economic review 'A systematic review of cost-effectiveness analyses of whole school and focused primary school-based interventions to promote children's mental health' was carried out by the Academic Unit of Health Economics (AUHE), Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds. The principal author was Christopher McCabe.

The economic analyses 'Estimating the short-term cost effectiveness of a mental health promotion intervention in primary schools' and 'Cost effectiveness of mental health promotion in schools – focused interventions supplementary analysis' were carried out by the AUHE, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds. The principal author was Christopher McCabe.

Fieldwork

The fieldwork report comprises two documents: 'Mental wellbeing of children public health guidance' produced by Dr Foster Intelligence; and 'Children and young people's voices on emotional well-being report for NICE 2007' by YoungMinds.