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Programme grant sub committee

Purpose of the programme grant sub committee

The programme grant sub-committee assesses full applications for programme grants on the basis of their scientific and strategic importance, whilst also studying expert peer reviews collated for each application. The programme outline review committee evaluates the outline proposals and successful applicants from this first stage will be invited to submit a full application.

The committee

Professor Eric Jenkinson (Chair) Professor Dermot Kelleher Professor Brigitte Scammell (Vice Chair) Professor Iain McInnes Professor Gordon Blunn Professor David Murray Professor Andrew Cope Professor Thomas Pap Professor Dorian Haskard Ex Officio: Dr Stephen Simpson, Arthritis Research UK Director of Research Dr Liz Waterman, Arthritis Research UK Research Programme Manager Dr Caroline Aylott, Arthritis Research UK Head of Research Awards & Translation

Contact this committee

Dr Liz Waterman:
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