Chair of Health Research Authority appointed
13 June 2012
Professor Jonathan Montgomery has been confirmed as Chair of the Health Research Authority (HRA), the new organisation charged by the Government with protecting and promoting the interests of patients and the public in health research, building confidence while simplifying regulatory practice.
Professor Montgomery is currently Professor of Health Care Law at the University of Southampton, Chair of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics and Chair of Hampshire Primary Care Trust. He will head withdraw from his role as Chair of Hampshire Primary Care Trust as soon as hand over arrangements have been agreed.
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