Patient Involvement

If you would like more information about getting involved in research at our hospitals you can email us.




Communications and marketing

Research and Innovation has a dedicated Communications and Marketing team. They act as a first point of contact for UK and international media enquiries relating to research and innovation and also for handling requests to interview our research experts. 

Meet the team

Phil Kirk, Head of Communications and Marketing 

Rachel Webster, Director of Communications and Engagement (interim)
T: 0115 924 9924 extension: 60669

Online and social media

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Out of hours media enquiries

Outside of office hours, for any urgent media enquiry, please contact the Communications team.