National Informatics Steering Group

The National Informatics Steering Group is responsible for leading the management and development of the BSR's work regarding data and information. The Group works towards the Society’s strategic aim to make it easier for patients, clinicians and policy makers to obtain the depth and quality of information they need on rheumatology.

  • - Chair: Bruce Kirkham
  • - Vice Chair: Zoe Cole
  • - Clinical Lead Patient Table Pilot: Stuart Kyle
  • - BSR President: Peter Lanyon
  • - Clinical Director for National Audit: Jo Ledingham
  • - Member: James Galloway
  • - Member: Alex Price-Forbes
  • - Member: Raj Sengupta
  • - Member: James Maxwell
  • - Member: Ernest Wong
  • - Member: Ira Pande
  • - Member: Ian Scott
  • - Member (Devolved Nations): Liz Murphy
  • - Member (Devolved Nations): James Dale
  • - AHP Representative: Michael Backhouse
  • - Paediatric Representative: Satyapal Rangaraj


Committee papers and minutes

Committee meeting papers and approved minutes to follow. Please contact Rosemarie David. Committee Manager, for copies in the interim.

Click below for dates of all the BSR / BHPR committee meetings for 2016. If you have any queries please contact

BSR Calendar 2017