Meet the team

UK Prostate Link is the fruit of the labours of many people.  It is the result of a collaboration between charities, government, NHS and private sector agencies who share the goal of making good quality prostate cancer information available to all.

Steering Group

UK Prostate Link is managed by a Steering Group, comprising:

  • Tim Elliot, The Department of Health
  • Chris Alcock, Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust
  • Ben Challacombe, The British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • Emma Malcolm, Prostate Cancer UK (Chair)
  • Liz Woolf, Cancer Research UK

The Steering Group has ultimate responsibility for approving the methods employed by the provider.

Service provider

The UK Prostate Link website is designed, hosted and maintained by Minervation Ltd, an independent knowledge management consultancy.  Minervation created the Rating Scheme, design and maintain the website and carry out all of the evaluations.

The project manager at Minervation is Douglas Badenoch.


Funding for UK Prostate Link comes from:

  • Takeda UK

Takeda has no influence over the content of the website.

Reference Group

At times, the site makes use of a Reference Group to review content or procedures.  If you would like to find out more about this group, please get in touch.