The best practice awards judging panel

(Judges in alphabetical order)

Phil Baker
Director for England, Arthritis Care

Professor Deborah Bax
President of the European Union of Medical Specialists, Chair of the Royal College of Medicine Joint Specialty Committee, Honorary Professor of Rheumatology, Consultant Rheumatologist Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Neil Betteridge
Vice President EULAR policy development, and People with Arthritis and Rheumatism in Europe (PARE)

Professor Simon Bowman
British Society for Rheumatology President-elect, Consultant Rheumatologist and Honorary Professor of Rheumatology, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Chris Deighton
President of the British Society for Rheumatology, Consultant Rheumatologist, Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Professor Chris Denton
Professor of Experimental Rheumatology, Consultant Rheumatologist Royal Free Hospital and University College London

Laura Guest
Chief Executive, British Society for Rheumatology, MSc in healthcare commissioning, member of the NICE Expert Advisory Group

Professor David L Scott
Professor of Clinical Rheumatology, Consultant Rheumatologist, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Professor David GI Scott
Chief Medical Advisor, NRAS

Steve Sparks
Associate Director, National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)

Rachel Yates
Project Director GIRFT Project, British Orthopaedic Association