About Us

Trustees and committee members


Professor John Petrie (Chairman)
Dr Gillian Hood
Professor John Gregory 
Professor Kamlesh Khunti 
Dr Shareen Forbes
Professor Dan Cuthbertson
Professor Simon Griffin
Mr Alex Todd
Dr Avideh Nazeri

Research Selection Committee

Professor John Gregory (Chairman)
Professor Stephen Luzio 
Professor Sadaf Farooqi 
Dr Pratik Choudhary 
Dr Rachel Besser
Dr Chris Garrett 
Professor Jackie Sturt
Dr Mark Evans
Professor Philip Evans
Dr Rhian Daniel
Mrs Angela Hancock


Nurses & Allied Healthcare Professional Selection Committee

Dr Gillian Hood (Chairman)
Ms Sian Rilstone
Mrs Sheila Burston
Mrs Judith Strutt
Mrs Ann Prescott 
Dr Rita Forde
Professor Vivien Coates
Ms Maureen Bates
Ms Margaret Bannister
Ms Sandra Mulrennan
Dr Roxanne Nwaobi



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Page updated February 2021

Registered charity

As a registered charity, The Foundation adheres to the rules and regulations set by the Charity Commission.



Number of applications

Research Fellowship = 9
Grant = 16
Clinical project = 2
Course of study = 6
Educational meeting = 1
Research Fellowship = 16
Grant = 28
Clinical project = 12
Course of study = 12
Educational meeting = 8
Research Fellowship = 2
Grant = 19
Clinical project = 9
Course of study = 11
Educational meeting = 3  
Research Fellowship = 2
Grant = 39
Clinical project = 13
Course of study = 31
Educational meeting = 5