NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Respiratory Health (RESPIRE)

Governance and Committees

RESPIRE Directors: Professor Harry Campbell and Professor Ee Ming Khoo

Unit Management Committee

RESPIRE’s Unit Management Committee are responsible for overseeing the strategic direction of RESPIRE and ensuring delivery of the agreed aims and objectives as agreed with NIHR.

Harry Campbell Co-Director
Ee Ming Khoo Co-Director
Zulfi Bhutta Co-Deputy Director
Aziz Sheikh Co-Deputy Director
Dominique Balharry RESPIRE Research and Operations Manager
Morag Edwards Unit Support Coordinator
Ai Keow Lim Programme and Trials Coordinator
Harish Nair Programme Co-Lead: Infectious Diseases
Shams Arifeen Programme Co-Lead: Infectious Diseases
Hilary Pinnock Programme Co-Lead: Non-Communicable Diseases
Nik Sherina Hanafi Programme Co-Lead: Non-Communicable Diseases
Linda Bauld Programme Co-Lead: Preventable Risk Factors
Savithri Wimalasekera Programme Co-Lead: Preventable Risk Factors
Siân Williams Platform Co-Lead: Stakeholder Engagement & Community Engagement and Involvement
Sanjay Juvekar Platform Co-Lead: Stakeholder Engagement & Community Engagement and Involvement
Ruth McQuillan Platform Co-Lead: Capacity Building, Education & Training
Hana Mahmood Platform Co-Lead: Capacity Building, Education & Training
John Norrie Platform Co-Lead: Open Science, Data & Methodologies
Tathagata Bhattacharjee Platform Co-Lead: Open Science, Data & Methodologies
Monica Fletcher Platform Co-Lead: Digital Health and Innovation
Zakiuddin Ahmed Platform Co-Lead: Digital Health and Innovation
Liz Grant Knowledge Mobilisation Hub Co-Lead
Genevie Fernandes Knowledge Mobilisation Hub Deputy
Cissy Kartasasmita Knowledge Mobilisation Hub Committee
David Weller Theme Lead: Adult Health
Jürgen Schwarze Theme Lead: Child Health
Helen Stagg Theme Lead: TB
Kamran Siddiqi Theme Lead: Tobacco

International Steering Committee

Gagandeep Kang Member
Chris Bullen Member
Matthews Mathai Member
Surinder Jaswal Member
Celina Gorre Chair