Process and methods

7 Further information

7.1 NICE project team and Steering Group

Project team

Meindert Boysen
Programme Director, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Janet Robertson
Associate Director, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Lynn Woodward
Assistant Project Manager, Centre for Health Technology Evaluation, NICE

Steering Group

Professor Carole Longson (Chair)
Director, Centre for Health Technology Evaluation, NICE

Professor Andrew Stevens
Chair, Appraisal Committee

Dr Amanda Adler
Chair, Appraisal Committee and Consultant Physician, Addenbrookes Hospital

Professor Martin Buxton
Professor of Health Economics, Brunel University

Meindert Boysen
Programme Director, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Professor Peter Littlejohns (until December 2011)
Clinical and Public Health Director, NICE

7.2 NICE Methodology Working Party

Professor Andrew Stevens (Chair)
Chair, Appraisal Committee and Professor of Public Health, University of Birmingham

Dr Amanda Adler
Chair, Appraisal Committee and Consultant Physician, Addenbrookes Hospital

Dr Edwina Affie
Director West Midlands Commissioning Support Unit and Senior Lecturer, University of Birmingham

Lizzie Amis
Senior Public Involvement Adviser, Public Involvement Programme, NICE

Dr Hanan Bell
Technical Adviser, Diagnostics Assessment Programme, NICE

Meindert Boysen
Programme Director, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Professor John Brazier
Professor of Health Economics, University of Sheffield

Professor Martin Buxton
Professor of Health Economics, Brunel University

Dr Claire Cheong-Leen
Commissioning Support Appraisals Service

Dr Julia Earnshaw
Director of Health Outcomes, GlaxoSmithKline

Simon Ellis
Associate Director, Public Health Interventions, NICE

Cecilia Fenerty
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Dr Sarah Garner
Associate Director, Research and Development, NICE

Prashanth Kandaswamy
Senior Technical Adviser, Centre for Clinical Practice, NICE

Professor Jos Kleijnen
Director, Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd

Lizzy Latimer
Technical Adviser, Medical Technologies Evaluation Programme, NICE

Professor Carole Longson
Director, Centre for Health Technology Evaluation, NICE

Professor Jonathan Michaels
Honorary Professor of Clinical Decision Science, University of Sheffield

Dr Bhash Naidoo
Technical Adviser, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Professor Stephen Palmer
Professor of Health Economics, University of York

Danny Palnoch
Senior Economic Adviser, Department of Health

Martin Price
Head of Market Access, Janssen

Simon Reeve
Head of Clinical and Cost effectiveness, Department of Health

Janet Robertson
Associate Director, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Professor Matt Stevenson
Professor of Health Technology Assessment, University of Sheffield

Dr Catherine Swann
Associate Director, Centre for Public Health Excellence, NICE

Dr Paul Tappenden
Senior Research Fellow, University of Sheffield

Michael Wallace
Director, Health Economics and Reimbursement, Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices and Diagnostics, UK

Laura Weir
Head of Policy and Campaigns, Multiple Sclerosis Society

Professor Gordon Wilcock
Professor of Clinical Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital

The following attended 1 or more meetings of the working party on behalf of a working party member:

Warren Cowell
HTA policy, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals

Dr Sally Doss
Technical Adviser, Medical Technologies Evaluation Programme, NICE

Tarang Sharma
Senior Analyst, Research and Development, NICE

Dr John Stevens
Lecturer in Bayesian Statistics in Health Economics, University of Sheffield

Specialist advisers to the Working Party

Professor Tony Ades
Professor of Public Health Science, University of Bristol

Professor John Brazier
Professor of Health Economics, University of Sheffield

Professor Karl Claxton
Professor of Health Economics, University of York

Professor Nancy Devlin
Director of Research, Office of Health Economics

Dr Sofia Dias
Research Associate, University of Bristol

Jenni Field
Associate Director, Costing, NICE

Dr Ruth Garside
Senior Research Fellow, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry

Dr Elisabeth George
Associate Director, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Dr Pall Jonsson
Technical Adviser, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Professor Mike Kelly
Director, Centre for Public Health Excellence, NICE

Professor Katherine Payne
Professor of Health Economics, University of Manchester

Fiona Rinaldi
Technical Adviser, Technology Appraisals, NICE

Professor Mark Sculpher
Professor of Health Economics, University of York

Dr Sophie Staniszewska
Senior Research Fellow, Royal College of Nursing Institute

Jonathan Tosh
Research Fellow, University of Sheffield

Dr Allan Wailoo
Reader in Health Economics, University of Sheffield

Doris-Ann Williams
Director, British in Vitro Diagnostics Association.