The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Research and Innovation

Research and Innovation

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust has an established reputation as a Centre of Excellence for delivering high quality research and innovation at large scale. We have an enviable track record of working with leading industrial and academic partners to deliver internationally acclaimed research and innovation.  

Did You Know?

  • In 2016 we carried out the first double hand transplant in the UK 
  • We are home to a global centre of excellence for Digital Pathology, scanning up to 250,000 clinical samples per year 
  • Our research active clinicians work across multiple areas of research interest, with particular focus on: Musculoskeletal Disease Cardiovascular Disease, Cancer, Medical/Surgical technology, Infectious Disease and antimicrobial resistance, Real World Data, Artificial Intelligence and service digitisation. 

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