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Jeanette Edwards – Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Manchester (chair)

Sharron Brown – Clinical Nurse Specialist based at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital  London HIV Facial Lipoatrophy Service, independent aesthetic nurse practitioner and British Association of Cosmetic Nurses board member.

Clare Chambers – University Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Cambridge

Alex Clarke – Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Visiting Professor at the Centre for Appearance Research, University of the West of England

Mark Henley – Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon to the Nottingham and Derby NHS Hospitals

Jane O’Brien –  Consultant – medical regulation and ethics

James Partridge –  Founder and Chief Executive of Changing Faces

Nichola Rumsey – Professor of Appearance Research at University of the West of England and Co-Director of the Centre for Appearance Research

Tom Shakespeare – Council member and Professor of Disability Research, Norwich Medical School

Shirley Tate – Professor of Race and Education, Leeds Beckett University

Michael Thomson – Professor of Law, University of Leeds

Heather Widdows – Council member and John Ferguson Professor of Global Ethics, University of Birmingham

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