Oversight Board

Our Oversight Board provides oversight of the strategic direction and governance of the NIHR BioResource, and meets twice a year. The Oversight Board is responsible for assuring the overall activity and resource allocation, and receives reports from the Steering Committee.

Patient Representative

Rare Diseases Lead

NIHR BioResource Birmingham BRC and CRF

Chief Investigator & Co-Chair

NIHR BioResource

King's College London

Chief Scientific Officer

Genomics England

Director of Research and Clinical Trials

NHS Digital


NIHR BioResource

Patient Representative

Head of External Relations


NHS England

Director of Research

Genetic Alliance UK

University of Birmingham

Kate Jones

Director of Research Delivery | CRN National Coordinating Centre (CRNCC)


NIHR BioResource

University of Glasgow

Head of Population Health Sciences at the MRC

Medical Research Council

Health Data Research (HDR) UK

Associate Medical Director


Hannah Stark

NIHR BioResource – Operations Lead