Research advisory panel members

We have two cohorts on our panel, Stakeholders and Experts and their primary role is with the assessment of applications in our annual funding rounds.


Ms Naggina Asaf - Mrs Debbie Beirne - Ms Sylvia Bergin

Prof Nick Bosanquet - Mr Peter Buckle - Mrs Jackie Buxton

Ms Ros Carthy - Mrs Jean M Clark - Ms Catherine Foster

Ms Annie Jones - Dr Ian Lewis - Mr John McGhee

Mr Paul Newman - Mrs Alison Port - Mr David Spillane

Mrs Deirdre Walton - Ms Sara Williamson


Prof Samreen Ahmed – Leicester teaching hospitals (Hon prof at university), Consultant in Medical Oncology
Prof Paul Aveyard - University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of primary Care Health Sciences.
Dr Tim Batchelor - Bristol Royal Infirmary, Dept. of Thoracic.
Prof Krishnan Bhaskaran - London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health.
Dr Richard Booton - University of Manchester, Manchester Thoracic Oncology Centre.
Dr Lucy Brindle - University of Southampton, Faculty of Health Sciences.
Professor John Britton – University of Nottingham, Emeritus professor of epidemiology 
Prof Julie Bruce - University of Warwick, Warwick Clinical Trials University.
Dr Christine Campbell - University of Edinburgh, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.
Prof Helen Coleman - Queen’s University Belfast, Centre for Public Health.
Prof Jack Cuzick – Queen Mary University of London, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine
Prof Amanda Daley - University of Loughborough, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences.
Dr Andrew Davies - University of Southampton, Medical Oncology.
Miss Farhat V N Din – University of Edinburgh, Clinician Scientist & Honorary Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
Prof Stephen Duffy - Queen Mary University London, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine.
Dr Anna Gavin - Queens University Belfast, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences.
Dr Michelle Harvie - University of Manchester, Manchester Breast Centre.
Dr David Landau - King’s College London, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust.
Dr Anne Mackie - Public Health England (London & South East), Director of Screening.
Prof Jane Maher - Macmillan Cancer Support, Chief Medical Officer.
Dr Richard McNally - Newcastle University, Institute of Health & Society.
Prof Hayden McRobbie - Queen Mary University London, Centre for Environmental & Preventive Medicine.
Prof Usha Menon – UCL, Professor of Gynaecological Cancer 
Prof Peter Murchie - University of Aberdeen, Institute of Applied Health Science.
Dr Neal Navani - University College London Hospitals, Clinical Lead for Lung Cancer and
Dr Lorna Porcellato - Liverpool John Moores University, Public Health Institute.
Prof Andrew Renehan - University of Manchester, Division of Cancer Sciences.
Dr Thomas Round - King's College London, Population Health Sciences.
Prof Greg Rubin - Newcastle University, Institute of Health and Society.
Prof John Saxton - Northumbria University, Dept. of Sport, Exercise & Rehabilitation.
Dr Suzanne Scott - King's College London, Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences.
Dr Lion Shahab - University College London, Institute of Epidemiology and Health.
Prof Debbie Sharp – University of Bristol, Bristol Population Health Science Institute
Prof Linda Sharp - Royal Victoria Infirmary (Newcastle), Sir James Spence Institute.
Dr Jessica Sheringham - University College London, Dept. of Applied Health Research.
Prof Robert Steele - University of Dundee, School of Medicine.
Prof Paddy Stone - University College London, Dept. Marie Curie Palliative Care Research.
Dr Christian Von Wagner - University College London, Institute of Epidemiology and Health.
Prof Eila Watson - Oxford Brookes University, School of nursing and Midwifery.
Prof Sally Wyke – University of Glasgow, Institute of Health & Wellbeing