The Executive meets monthly, and includes representatives from our research and cross-cutting themes, and each of the collaborating organisations.

The Executive is accountable to the ARC South London Board.

Members of the Executive       

Rachel Allen

Capacity building lead, director of the Institute for Medical and Biomedical Education, St George's, University of London

Sabrina Bajwah

Clinical senior lecturer, King's College London and honorary consultant in palliative care

Ioannis Bakolis

Economics and biostatistics deputy lead, senior lecturer in biostatistics and epidemiology, King's College London

Mary Chambers         

Patient and public involvement research co-lead, professor mental health nursing, Director Centre for Public Engagement, Kingston University

Ray Chaudhuri         

King's College Hospital representative (deputy), equality, diversity and inclusion representative for the ARC South London board, professor of neurology / movement disorders at King’s College Hospital and King's College London

Kirstie Coxon                 

Capacity building co-deputy lead, associate professor of midwifery research and faculty postgraduate research degrees director (PhD and EdD programmes), Kingston University; NIHR training lead for ARC South London

Natasha Curran               

Implementation and involvement co-lead, medical director, Health Innovation Network

Paolo Deluca               

Alcohol research deputy lead, reader in addiction research, King's College London

Richard Dobson              

Applied informatics, deputy lead, professor of medical bioinformatics, King's College London

Colin Drummond        

Alcohol research lead, professor of addiction psychiatry, King's College London

Abigail Easter 

Maternity and perinatal mental health lead, senior lecturer in maternal and newborn health, King’s College London  

Julia Forman               

Children and young people deputy lead, lecturer in applied statistics and epidemiology, King's Collge London

Fiona Gaughran           

Applied informatics lead, reader in psychopharmacology and physical health, King's College London and director of research and development at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust 

Cilla Harries 

Capacity building theme, deputy lead, professor of occupational therapy, associate dean of research and director of the Research Centre at the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education at Kingston University & St George's, University of London

Michele Harris-Tafri       

Communications lead, ARC South London, King's College London

Andy Healey                

Economics and biostatistics co-lead, senior health economist, King's College London

Savi Hensman 

Patient and public involvement (PPI) coordinator, ARC South London, activist and writer

Irene Higginson         

Palliative and end of life care lead, professor of palliative care, director of the Cicely Saunders Institute, and vice dean (research) at the Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care, King's College London

Louise Hull                    

Implementation research deputy lead, deputy director of the Centre for Implementation Science, King's College London

Fiona Jones

Implementation research deputy lead, professor of rehabilitation research, St George's, University of London and Kingston University, and founder and CEO of ‘Bridges self-management'

Hameed Khan

Patient, family and public involvement member, the Cicely Saunders Institute at King's College London

Toslima Khatun

Researcher, public health theme at King's College London 

Rashmi Kumar

Trustee, Lambeth Patients and Public Participation Group (PPG)

Sabine Landau                

Economics and biostatistics co-lead, professor of biostatistics, King's College London

Zoë Lelliot

Deputy co-lead, and implementation and involvement lead, ARC South London, and Health Innovation Network

Peter Littlejohns          

Public health and multimorbidity, professor of public health, King's College London

Matthew Maddocks

Deputy theme lead, palliative and end of life care, reader in health services research, King's College London

Jill Manthorpe        

Social care lead, professor of social work, King's College London and director of the NIHR Health & Social Care Workforce Research Unit

Abigail Mensah

Founder Ladies in Waiting community group

Ann-Marie Murtagh             

Director of research and innovation, head of nursing, King’s College Hospital, (King's College Hospital representative)

Josephine Ocloo

Equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) lead, ARC South London, senior researcher in the Centre for Implementation Science, King’s College London 

Stan Papoulias   

Patient and public involvement research deputy lead, research associate and assistant director of Service User Research Enterprise (SURE), King's College London 

Hilda Seleji-Paulo 

Senior finance manager, research and development, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Mariana Pinto

Senior lecturer, King's College London and consultant psychiatrist, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Beverly Randall

Associate programme director, Mosaic Clubhouse 

Kritika Samsi                  

Social care deputy lead, research fellow, King's College London

Jane Sandall         

Maternity and perinatal mental health lead, professor of social science and women's health, King's College London, and head of midwifery research, NHS England and NHS Improvement

Nick Sarson                

Communication lead, ARC South London, King's College London

Nick Sevdalis              

Implementation research lead, professor of implementation science and patient safety, deputy co-lead, ARC South London, director of the Centre for Implementation Science, King's College London

Jane Stafford              

Associate director of operations, ARC South London

Robert Stewart              

Informatics deputy lead, professor of psychiatric epidemiology and clinical informatics, and leads clinical and population informatics in the Maudsley NIHR Biomedical Research Centre

Graham Thornicroft      

Director ARC South London, professor of community psychiatry, King’s College London, and consultant psychiatrist, South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Andre Tylee                   

Public health and multimorbidity primary care lead, emeritus professor of primary care, King's College London

Andrew Walker

Implementation manager, ARC South London, head of evaluation and implementation science, Health Innovation Network  

Peter Whincup

Public health and multimorbidity theme, professor of cardiovascular epidemiology, St George’s, University of London

Ingrid Wolfe                  

Children and young people lead, Director Evelina London Child Health Partnership, consultant in paediatric public health