The UK Biobank Steering Committee
The UK Biobank Steering Committee acts as an adviser to Professor Rory Collins, the project’s Principal Investigator and Chief Executive Officer. The Steering Committee comprises lead scientists from a wide range of health research backgrounds.
Steering Committee members provide expert knowledge on how UK Biobank might best achieve its aims to enhance the resource through detailed, accurate data collection. This knowledge enables robust scientific measures to maximise cost-effective, efficient, and scientifically valuable future enhancements.