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 Children's and Adults' Services Senior Associate, Regional Improvement and Efficiency Partnership

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

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. Tutor and Registered Breastfeeding Supporter, 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 testimony to PHIAC:

Emma Adams Research Assistant, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University

Professor Fiona Bull Co-Director, School's British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health. Professor of Physical Activity and Public Health, Loughborough University

Nick Colledge Sport and Health Manager, Wigan Leisure and Culture Trust

Mark Haig Managing Director, Healthworks

Paula Hooper Research Assistant, School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University

NICE Project Team

Mike Kelly
CPHE Director

Jane Huntley
Associate Director

Chris Carmona
Technical Lead

Hugo Crombie

James Jagroo

Bhash Naidoo
Technical Adviser (Health Economics)

External contractors

External reviewers: effectiveness review

'A review of effectiveness of workplace health promotion interventions on physical activity and what works in motivating and changing employees' health behaviour' was carried out by the University of Salford. The principal authors were: Lindsey Dugdill, Alison Brettle, Claire Hulme, Serena McCluskey and Andrew Long (from the University of Leeds).

External reviewers: economic appraisal

'An economic analysis of workplace interventions that promote physical activity' was carried out by the York Health Economics Consortium. The principal authors were: Matthew Bending, Sophie Beale and John Hutton.


'Fieldwork on the promotion of physical activity in the workplace' was carried out by Greenstreet Berman Ltd.