Advisory Board

MEDMI’s Advisory BoardĀ meetsĀ annually to provide strategic oversight and planning for the project, as well as opportunities for dissemination and sustainability.

It is chaired by Professor Michael Depledge, former Chief Scientist of the UK Environment Agency and Chair in Environment & Health at the University of Exeter Medical School.

The Board is comprised of eminent scientists and key stakeholders from the NHS, industry, government institutions, and the lay public. Members have experience in both developing complex datasets and in environment and human health. They are:

  • Professor Mike Depledge (University of Exeter)
  • Prof Julia Slingo (Met Office)
  • Prof Willie Hamilton (University of Exeter)
  • Prof Paolo Vineis (Imperial College)
  • Dr James Goodwin (Age UK)
  • Prof Ed Conley (Cardiff University)
  • Dr Laura Burke (Irish EPA)
  • Mr Adam Poole (Buro Happold)
  • Mr Jeremy Nettle (Oracle)
  • Prof Kay-Tee Khaw (University of Cambridge)
  • Prof Sujit Sahu (University of Southampton)
  • Prof Virginia Murray (Public Health England)
  • Prof Robert Gurney (University of Reading)
  • Prof David Ford (Swansea University)
  • Mr Wayne Elliot (Met Office)
  • Mr Edward Hannan (Patient Representative)
  • Ms Heather Boult (Patient Representative)
  • Professor Lora Fleming (Lead Project Investigator)
  • Ms Harriet Gordon Brown (Project Co-ordinator)