BiCARB Study - Does oral sodium bicarbonate therapy improve function and quality of life in older patients with chronic kidney disease and low-grade acidosis?

Trial Steering Committee

The Trial Steering Committee is made up of independent members and are not involved in the running of the study. Their role is to oversee how the study is progressing and to advise the study group about any concerns they have in the safety of participants or the management of the study. The rights, safety and well-being of the study participants is their most important consideration.

Committee members

Professor David Stott – Professor of Geriatric Medicine, University of Glasgow

Dr Patrick Mark – Senior Lecturer in Nephrology, University of Glasgow

Professor Tahir Masud – Professor in Geriatric Medicine, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

Mr Alex Stephen OBE – Lay member, Patients’ representative