Current UK-CAB community representatives

British HIV Association (BHIVA) sub-committees

Executive committee Paul Clift
Education and scientific committee Alastair Hudson
Audit and standards of care sub-committee Ben Cromarty, Rebecca Mbewe
Conferences sub-committee Paul Clift
Guidelines sub-committee Mel Rattue, Esther Dixon-Williams
Hepatitis sub-committee Robert James
Fundraising Working Group sub committee Terry White
External relations sub-committee Tom Hayes, Jo Josh
Federation of HIV Associations (FHIVA) steering committee
Mark Stroud

National HIV Nurses Association (NHIVNA)

NHIVNA executive committee Longret Kwardem
NHIVNA Psychological Care Audit working group Kathleen Charters

BHIVA guidelines writing groups

Treatment of HIV-1-positive adults with antiretroviral therapy Kathleen Charters, Roy Trevelion
Routine investigation and monitoring of adult HIV-1- positive individuals (2015) Esther Williams
Dano Wheals
Management of SRH of people living with HIV Polly Clayden, Chris O’Connor, Lisa Thorley
Hepatitis B co-infection Paul Bateman
Hepatitis C co-infection Robert James
Management of HIV infection in pregnant women Polly Clayden, Beatrice Osoro
HIV-associated malignancies Simon Collins
Treatment of TB/HIV co-infection Esther Dixon-Williams
Antiretroviral treatment for HIV-2 positive individuals  Esther Dixon-Williams
Management of HIV infection in pregnant women Lisa Thorley
National guidelines for HIV testing David Galindo, Jo Josh, Florence Obadeyi, Roy Trevelion
Management of side effects Vacant

 Study steering committees

ART-CC cohort    Matthew Williams
Beyond Undetectable: measuring what matters to people with HIV Mark Platt, Alice Welbourn
BHIVA recording late HIV diagnoses working group Chenai Chimtashu
BHIVA Primary Care working group Garry Brough, Jackie Morton, Angelina Namiba
CHERUB collaboration Damien Kelly
D:A:D study (via HAART Oversight Committee) Simon Collins
Fanconi study Paul Clift, Ben Cromarty
HAUS study Memory Sachikonye
HIV respiratory study Memory Sachikonye
Low dose efavirenz study Paul Clift, Michael Harkin
MRC CTU Patient and Public Involvement Group Ben Cromarty
National Clinical Audit of HIV/STI Feasibility Study (2016) Esther Dixon-Williams
Oxford University vaccine study Simon Collins
PhD Advisory Group Linkages to Care Chenai Chimtashu, Longret Kwardem
PENTA (Paediatric Network) Polly Clayden
POPPY study Memory Sachikonye
Positive Outcomes Jo Josh, Aicha Kallo
PRIME study Janine McGregor, Fiona Pettit, Jane Shepherd,
PROUD PrEP study Matthew Wiliams
RIVER (Research In Viral Eradication of HIV Reservoirs) Damian Kelly
START CAB and scientific steering committee (INSIGHT Research Network) Simon Collins
UK Collaborative HIV Cohort Study (UK-CHIC) Roy Trevelion
UK HIV drug resistance database Simon Collins
Use, Cost, Outcome of UK Hospital and Community Services for PLHIV Kathleen Charters, Jason Hale
Completed studies
PIVOT (PI monotherapy trial) steering committee Ben Cromarty
Hydroxychloroquine trial steering committee Toju Cline-Cole


HIV Clinical Reference Group (CRG) Lizzie Jordan, Jackie Morton
HIV CRG PrEP policy group Paul Clift, second rep vacant
HIV CRG drugs sub-group Garry Brough, Simon Collins
London HIV Clinical Advisory Groups Garry Brough, Husseina Hamza, Virginia Cucchi
London HIV Prevention Programme Evaluation Advisory Committee Winnie Sseruma
BASHH MSM Special Interest Group Richard Desmond, Michael Harkin
Midlands & East Region Prescribing Guidelines  Tom Hayes, Kwardem Longret, Dano Wheals,
The King’s Fund Future of HIV Services Robert James, Mel Rattue, Jane Shepherd

Published: January 29, 2016
Last edited: February 7, 2018