Professor Peter V Giannoudis

Professor and Chairman within Academic Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery/ Honorary Orthopaedic and Trauma Consultant

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Location: Leeds General Infirmary

Teaching Commitments: Undergraduate: Monthly teaching to medical students. Postgraduate: Regional Yorkshire training programme Instructor/Faculty: AO Management of fractures – Advanced course, Basic course, Operating theatre staff Organiser and Chairman of following cou


I work as the Professor (School of Medicine, University of Leeds) and Honorary Consultant at Leeds General Infirmary (LGI), a major teaching hospital serving a population in the region of 3.5 million. It is a major trauma unit, accepting complex trauma through its busy Accident and Emergency Department and from other hospitals of the region.

I have successfully completed an AO trauma fellowship in Hannover Germany and a Trauma fellowship at Louisville Kentucky, USA.

My research interest is focused, on the immune-inflammatory response following accidental and surgical trauma, biology of mesenchymal stem cells, bone regeneration, bioengineering, and clinical outcomes following fracture fixation.

I have served as the President of the British Trauma Society (2006-2009) and the President of the European Society of Pelvis and Acetabulum, (2008-2011). I am currently the Editor in Chief of the Injury Journal. I am the chair of the international committed of the OTA (Orthopaedic Trauma Association). I have published over 450 peer review papers and have written 7 Orthopaedic and Trauma textbooks.

I have given over 250 invited national and international guest lectures and Keynote lectures since 2004.