The role of the Executive Committee  

  • To initiate and implement policy relating to the U21 Health Sciences group. 
  • To oversee funding and expenditure relating to the U21 HS group's Secretariat.
  • To monitor progress on projects and initiatives identified for action at U21 HS annual meetings. 
  • In consultation with U21 HS Faculty, to develop a program for each of the group's annual meetings.
  • To consider and determine applications by member universities to host U21 HS annual meetings.

 

Composition

  • The Dean of the Faculty (or equivalent) hosting the group's forthcoming annual meeting.
  • The Dean of the Faculty (or equivalent) acting as immediate past host of the group's annual meeting.
  • The Dean of the Faculty (or equivalent) hosting the group's annual meeting in the following year.
  • The Dean of the Faculty (or equivalent) hosting the group's Secretariat.
  • A nominated representative from Dentistry.
  • A nominated representative from Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.
  • A nominated representative from Medicine.
  • A nominated representative from Nursing.
  • A nominated representative from Pharmacy.
  • A nominated representative from Public Health.

 

Current membership (September 2016-September 2017)

  • Chair (and Host 2015): Luis Ibáñez, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Deputy Chair (and Host 2017): Andre Swart, University of Johannesburg
  • Host of Secretariat: Louise Nasmith, University of British Columbia
  • Host 2016: Damien Walmsley, University of Birmingham
  • Host 2018: Glenn Bowes, University of Melbourne
  • Representative from Dentistry: Michael Botelho, The University of Hong Kong
  • Representative from Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Grahame Pope, University of Nottingham (interim)
  • Representative from Medicine: Tom Evans, University of Glasgow
  • Representative from Nursing & Midwifery: Lilian Ferrer, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Representative from Pharmacy: Anthony Cox, University of Birmingham
  • Representative from Public Health: Peter Adams, The University of Auckland

Composition of the Executive Committee in the past (2003-2016)