The committee is comprised of a body of staff members within the CHHS and the medical school with relevant expertise (e.g. knowledge of healthcare law, various kinds of research and nursing practice, and healthcare ethics), including the secretary of the committee.

The committee may co-opt external members where special expertise not present within the committee is needed.

The current membership and expertise of the committee are as follows:

ChairSherrill Snelgrove

Public Health and Policy Studies

Deputy Chair: Angela Smith

Health Care Law

Deputy Chair: Julia Parkhouse 

Child Law

Dr Sarah Norris 


Jaynie Rance 

Public Health and Policy Studies

Steve Capey


Mr John Buckman

Lay member

Zac Maunder

Children's Nursing

Liv Kosnes

Swansea Centre for Health Economics (SCHE)

Athanasios Anastasiou

Health Informatics

Craig Toutt


Rachel Bird 

Committee Administrator 

Jeanette Hewitt

Mental Health Nursing

Andrew Kemp


Dr Pete King

Public Health, Policy and Social Sciences

Ross Johnston


Julia Terry

Mental Health Nursing

Megan Crawford


Members are normally appointed by the Head of College, or by a nominee of the Head of College, for a tenure of 2-3 years in the first instance.

Contact us

Use the links on the side to find further information, or contact the Committee's administrator, Dr Rachel Bird on or 01792 295280.