Newcastle University’s HTA licence has three satellite sites which may store HTA relevant material. The material must be stored under the same governance structure as the main hub licence.

The Biobanks are overseen by a Person Designated under the HTA licence. Please see below list of Staff working under Newcastle University’s HTA Licence:

List of Staff Named on Newcastle University’s HTA Research Licence (PDF: 52)

The University premises are:

Newcastle University Medical School, Hub Licence (Number: 12534)(PDF: 772KB)

  • Designated Individual: Dr Chris Morris (

International Centre for Life (PDF: 159)

Centre for Ageing and Vitality (PDF: 162)

The Freeman Hospital (PDF: 157KB)

Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals Foundation Trust (NUTH) premises are:

Royal Victoria Infirmary Hub HTA Licence (Number: 12193)

Royal Victoria Infirmary Hub HTA Licence (PDF: 50KB)

  •  Designated Individual: Professor Philip Sloan (

International Centre for Life (PDF: 159)


HTA storage of Relevant Material may only be in approved locations. To discuss the storage of relevant material, please contact the Designated Individual.

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