The IDEAL Council

The IDEAL Council is an international group of surgeons and researchers in surgical and other complex interventions, methodologists, statisticians, journal editors and experts in the translation of research into clinical practice.

The IDEAL Collaboration consists of a core IDEAL Council who direct the activities of IDEAL and a variety of specialist Advisors.

The Collaboration is coordinated from the University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences.

Our address: IDEAL Collaboration, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, OX3 9DU, UK.  Contact form here.

Core IDEAL Council

The core Council meets quarterly by teleconference to plan and review the activities of IDEAL

Peter McCulloch

Chair – Professor Peter McCulloch, UK

Art Sedrakyan

Vice-Chair – Professor Art Sedrakyan, US

Allison Hirst

Project Manager/Researcher – Allison Hirst, UK

 

Education leads

Joel Horowitz

Joel Horowitz

Angelos Kolias

Angelos Kolias

 

 

Research Leads

Jane Blazeby

Jane Blazeby

Maroeska Rovers

Maroeska Rovers

 

Advocacy Lead

Arsenio Paez

Arsenio Paez

Hani Marcus

Hani Marcus

Pedro Ramirez

Pedro Ramirez

 

IDEAL China

Xin Sun

Xin Sun, China

Advisors to the IDEAL Council

Advisors serve up to 3 years in the role. They receive documentation pertaining to all Council teleconferences and are given the opportunity to join calls and advise on their particular areas of expertise and interest.

Professor David Beard

David Beard

Prof Bruce Campbell

Bruce Campbell

Marion Campbell

Marion Campbell

Tammy Clifford

Tammy Clifford

Andrew Cook

Andrew Cook

Philipp Dahm

Philipp Dahm

Justin Dimick

Justin Dimick

Carl Heneghan

Carl Heneghan

Guy Maddern

Guy Maddern

Marinac Dabic

Marinac Dabic

Wendy Rogers

Wendy Rogers

Fei Shan

Fei Shan

Sarah Squire

Sarah Squire

Bill Summerskill

Bill Summerskill