Philip Conaghan, MD, PhD, FRACP, FRCP

University of Leeds

Professor Philip Conaghan MBBS PhD FRACP FRCP is Professor of Musculoskeletal Medicine at the University of Leeds and a Rheumatologist for the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. He is Deputy Director of the UK National Institute for Health Research Leeds Biomedical Research Centre. His research spans early translational studies through late-phase clinical trials, with major interests in understanding pathogenesis and therapeutic response for osteoarthritis. He is an executive member of the international outcomes group OMERACT and was inaugural Chair of the EULAR Standing Committee on Musculoskeletal Imaging. He is on a number of journal editorial boards and has authored over 480 publications as original research, reviews and book chapters.