The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Hamish McLure

Hamish McLure

Interim Chief Medical Officer

From February 2023

Hamish was appointed as a Consultant Anaesthetist in St James’s in 2001.

Since then, he’s held a number of roles including Lead Clinician for Anaesthesia at St James's Hospital, Clinical Director for Theatres & Anaesthesia across the Trust, Medical Appraisal Lead, Medical Director for Professional Standards, Workforce Development & Medical Education, and the Responsible Officer role.

In February 2023, he was appointed interim Chief Medical Officer. He’s also a Regional Medical Appraiser, appraising medical leaders across the north of England and has various workforce roles with the Royal College of Anaesthetists and NHSE.