About us Our team Dr Shaun Griffin Shaun Griffin joined the team as Head of Policy and Public Affairs in January 2018. Shaun’s most recent role was at the Nuffield Council on Bioethics. He has worked in senior communications and public affairs roles at the Human Tissue Authority, Health Research Authority, UK Biobank and Terrence Higgins Trust; and has also worked at Wellcome and UK Biobank. Shaun has a PhD in DNA repair from UCL, and is Vice Chair of an HRA Research Ethics Committee. Nisha Tailor is on maternity leave during 2018.