Health Committee

10 February 2005
Session 2004-2005 Single Evidence Session
The Use of New Medical Technologies Within the NHS


10 February 2005
Session 2004-2005 Single Evidence Session
The Use of New Medical Technologies Within the NHS

The Health Committee has arranged the following meeting, to be held in public:

Thursday 3 March 2005
Thatcher Room, at 10.30a.m.

At 10.30am

University of Newcastle  upon Tyne
Professor Carl May

Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Mr Baljit Dheansa, Consultant Burns & Plastic Surgeon

Association of British Healthcare Industries
Mr John Wilkinson , Director General

Royal College of Pathologists
Representative

Tunstall Group Ltd
Mr Tony Rice , Chief Executive

The Medical Technologies Group
Representative

At 11.30am approximately

Department of Health
Sally Davies,Chief Scientific Officer

Bill Maton-Howarth

Professor Ian Philp,National Director for Older People's Services

Healthcare Industries Task Force  (HITF)
Sir Christopher O'Donnell, Co-Chairman




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The Health Committee is a Select Committee of the House of Commons.  It is appointed under Standing Order No. 152 to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department of Health and associated public bodies. The Committee has power to send for persons, papers and records.

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