The Hepatology research team is based at the Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth. We deliver research across the Hepatology department. Our aim is to demonstrate how engagement in clinical research leads to improvement in health outcomes and management of patients care and quality of life.
We are a growing team with 3 research active consultants, 2 specialist research nurses and a clinical trials assistant. As a speciality, we work very closely with all the Medical team, Specialist nurses, ward and other health professionals to promote, recruit and deliver the Research Studies.
As a research team;
We support a national portfolio of high quality research studies relating to the care of patients within the Hepatology service
Embed research into the day to day care and provision of healthcare
Encourage the development of new and innovative treatments
Are committed to ensuring our patient population are aware of the research opportunities to take part in research relevant to them, should they wish to do so
We are currently running studies investigation Hepatitis C (HCV), Auto-Immune Hepatitis (AIH), Hepatic Encephalopathy, PBC, PSC and Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
If you would like to find out more or enquire about participation in our research please contact our Hepatology Specialist Research Nurses on 02392 286000 ext. 5470