The Code of Practice Appeal Board

Information about membership of the Code of Practice Appeal Board including role and renumeration for independent members is available here

Current full members of the Code of Practice Appeal Board are:


Ms Kate Brunner KC


Dr R Bortey (General Practitioner)

Mr Bob Stevens (Representing patients’ interests)

Dr D Heaney (Hospital Consultant)

Ms A Hossain (Lay)

Ms A Pracz (Pharmacist)

Professor Reecha Sofat (Registered medical practitioner)

Ms A Houghton (Independent body involved in providing information on medicines)


Dr H Bland (Executive Medical Director UK&I, Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceuticals Ltd)

Dr F Catterall (Compliance Officer for the UK, Ireland and Nordics, Takeda (Shire is now part of Takeda))

Dr Frances Hall, Country Senior Medical Director UK&IE Jazz Pharmaceuticals

Mr Alexandru Potlog, Senior Counsel, Global Legal Strategies & Policy, UK & Ireland, AbbVie Ltd