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Infectious Diseases and Microbiology

We carry out clinical research in many acute and long term infectious diseases that affect people living in our region. Our research improves treatment and services for people and the NHS.

We support a wide range of research including:

  •  Studies of the development and treatment of acute and chronic infectious diseases such as: gastroenteritis, hepatitis, HIV, influenza, meningitis, pneumonia, septicaemia, sexually transmitted infections, skin and soft tissue infections, tuberculosis and urinary tract infections
  •  Studies of the prevention, treatment and control of hospital-acquired infections such as: MRSA (Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus) and CDD (Clostridium difficile disease)
  •  Prevention of infections by vaccination particularly acute infectious diseases such as: childhood rashes, hepatitis, herpes viruses, influenza, meningitis and pneumonia
  •  Studies in microbiology laboratories of clinical infectious diseases

Scroll down to read more about the studies in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology in our region. You can click on the ‘Get Involved’ button to register your interest in our specialty

Meet the Team

Dr David Chadwick

Consultant based at South Tees Hospital NHS Foundation Hospitals

Clinical Trials in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology

Select a trial from the list below to find out more about what it’s all about and how you can get involved in helping others.

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