Imperial College London

ProfessorDeborahAshby

Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Director of the School of Public Health
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 8704deborah.ashby Website

 
 
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Location

 

153Medical SchoolSt Mary's Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • President, Royal Statistical Society, Royal Statistical Society, 2019
  • Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2012
  • NIHR Senior Investigator 2010-2015, renewed 2015-2018, Emeritus 2018, National Institute for Health Research, 2010
  • OBE for services to medicine, 2009
  • Honorary Member of the Royal College of Radiologists, Royal College of Radiologists, 1998
  • Honorary Member of the Faculty of Public Health Medicine, Faculty of Public Health Medicine, 1992

External Positions

  • Member, Definitive Intervention and Feasibility Awards Panel, Health Research Board, Dublin, 2018 - 2018
  • NIHR Strategic Review of Training Advisory Group, National Institute of Health Research, 2017 - 2017
  • Chair, Population Research Committee, Cancer Research UK, 2016 - 2019
  • Chair, Health Technology Assessment Commissioning Board and Deputy Chair of the HTA Programme, National Institute for Health Research, 2016 - 2018
  • Deputy Chair, NIHR HTA Programme, National Institute of Health Research, 2016 - 2018
  • Doctoral training Partnerships Panel, Medical Research Council, 2015 - 2015
  • IDEAS (Improving Drug Development) External Advisory Panel, 2015-Date, Marie Curie Innovative Training Network, 2015 - 2019
  • Co-chair, Scientific Committee, Glasgow 2015, 3rd International Clinical trails Methodology Conference, 2015 - 2015
  • Chair, Expert review committee for Trials Methodology Research in Ireland., Health Research Board,Dublin, 2014 - 2017
  • Expert review committee for the Major Sciences Initiatives, Canada Foundation for Innovation, 2014 - 2014
  • Chair 2017Member 2014, Expert review committee for trials Methodology Research in Ireland, Health Research Board, Dublin, 2014 - 2017
  • Member, Review of EME programme, Medical Research Council, 2014
  • Member of the review committee, Review of the School of Population Health, University of Queensland, 2014 - 2014
  • Sheffield Clinical Trials Unit Advisory Board, 2014 - 2018
  • Steering Group for Wellcome Trust/AMS project on treating epidemic influenza, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2014 - 2015
  • Academic Careers Committee, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2013 - 2016
  • Chair 2016-2019Vice-Chair 2014-2016Member 2013-2014, Population Research Committee, Cancer Research UK, 2013 - 2019
  • Sectional Committee 6, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2013 - 2016
  • NIHR Clinical Trial Unit Fellowship Panel, National Institute of Health Research, 2012 - 2015
  • NIHR Fellowship Advisory Board, National Institute of Health Research, 2011 - 2016
  • NIHR Post-doctoral Fellowship Panel, National Institute of Health Research, 2011
  • Chair, NIHR Research Methods Panel, National Institute of Health Research, 2011 - 2016
  • NIHR Senior Investigators Appointment Panel, National Institute of Health Research, 2011 - 2014
  • External Chair, NIHR Trial Managers Network Oversight Group, National Institute of Health Research, 2011 - 2014
  • CHMP representative on Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Therapy Oversight Committee, European Medicines Evaluation Agency, 2010 - 2017
  • Chair, Queen Mary Pragmatic Trials Unit Advisory Board, 2010 - 2018
  • Working Group to review the regulation and governance of medical research, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2010 - 2010
  • Commissioner, Commission on Human Medicine, MHRA, Department of Health, 2005 - 2014
  • Executive, Committee of Professors of Statistics, 2005 - 2007
  • Cardiovascular Issues Scientific Advisory Group, 2010 - Present, European Medicines Evaluation Agency
  • Clinical Trials and Statistics Unit Clinical Advisory Committee, 2016-Present, Institute of Cancer Research
  • International Advisory Group MRC Network of Hubs for Trials Methodology Research 2015-Present, Medical Research Council
  • Chair 2016-2018Member 2005-2011, NIHR HTA Commissioning Board, National Institute of Health Research
  • Research Excellence Framework 2021 Sub-panel 2 assessment phase 2021-22, Research England
  • York Clinical Trials Unit Advisory Board, 2015-Present

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Honorary Member, Royal College of Radiologists, 1998
  • Honorary Member, Faculty of Public Health Medicine, 1992
  • Fellow 1980-; Chartered Statistician 1994-; Member of Council 1992-1997; Vice-President 1993-1995; Honorary Secretary, 1998-2004, Royal Statistical Society, 1980
  • Member, International Society for Clinical Biostatistics
  • Member; Board of Directors 2000-2002; Executive Secretary 2004-2006, International Society of Bayesian Analysis
  • President-Elect and member of Council and Executive, 2018Member of Academic Affairs Advisory group, 2011-2016Member of Honours Committee, 2011-2014Chair of Long-Term Strategy group, 2008-2009, Royal Statistical Society
  • Associate Member, Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry (PSI)

Fellowships

  • Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2012

Editorial Boards

  • Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Group, Statistical Editor, 1997
  • Statistics in Medicine, Associate Editor, 2007