How we work

The LCRF team is led by Clinical Director, Professor Chris Twelves and Deputy Director, Dr Kevin Franks, supported by LCRF Manager Dr Helen Radford . The LCRF senior management team provides strategic leadership, operational management and quality assurance to ensure our activities are carried out to the highest possible standards and meet UK regulatory and governance requirements.

Our CRFs are all based in a single Trust, and each CRF site has a local lead.

For the NIHR Leeds CRFs these are

The leads for the non-NIHR Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust CRFs are

As one of the largest UK NHS Trusts we have a full range of multidisciplinary, clinical expertise across disease and age groups we can deliver a wide range of experimental and translational medicine studies. Clinical contacts can be made through the CRF management team - see our contact page.

For more information on clinical research at Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust, please see the research website.