The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


Consultants

Dr Valentina Leone

Dr Valentina Leone
Primary Designation Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist
GMC Code 6063019
Telephone Number (0113) 392 2955
Special Interests I manage children with a variety of rheumatologic inflammatory conditions in particular juvenile idiopathic arthritis, juvenile systemic lupus erythematousus, other systemic vasculites and connective tissue diseases and auto-inflammatory syndromes.

I run a specialist renal/rheumatology combined clinic, a specialist immunology/periodic fever combined clinic and a juvenile scleroderma clinic jointly with the paediatric Dermatology department.

I lead the development of our adolescent and transition service for young people with rheumatologic diseases.

I am the local principal investigator of the national JSLE cohort study and of the national Extended biologics for children registry and BSPAR Etanercept registry.