Papers of Prof. Sir Miles Irving (1935-), surgeon

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence, reports, and publications relating to the Health Technology Assessment programme; which undertook systematic evidence based assessment of health technologies in the NHS. Contains correspondence both to and from Sir Irving, as well as associated articles, reports, and grant applications.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Miles Irving was formerly Director of the NHS Health Technology Assessment programme (HTA), and first chair of the Standing Group on Health Technology (SGHT).

Conditions Governing Access

Access is available by prior appointment, during 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday. Access to modern records may be restricted under the Data Protection Act.