The East Midlands Forensic Pathology Unit, also known as the ‘EMFPU’, is a Home Office recognised Group Practice. Established in 2001 and situated at the Leicester Royal Infirmary, EMFPU combines high quality forensic pathology and post mortem radiology research and teaching with forensic pathology service provision to the East Midlands and other national and international organisation.

Clinical staff

  • Head of Unit: Professor Guy Rutty, Chief Forensic Pathologist, Home Office Registered Forensic Pathologist
  • Dr Stuart Hamilton, Deputy Chief Forensic Pathologist, Honorary Associate Professor and Home Office Registered Forensic Pathologist
  • Dr Frances Hollingbury, Associate Professor and Home Office Registered Forensic Pathologist
  • Dr Mike Biggs, Associate Professor and Home Office Registered Forensic Pathologist
  • Dr Emma Cheshire, Senior Research Fellow

Support Staff

  • Wendy Pitts, Practice Manager
  • Jessica Dolan-Huddart, Deputy Practice Manager
  • Sean Gillespie, Forensic Administrator & Course Co-ordinator
  • Angela Tilley, Forensic Research Administrator
  • Adam Lamb, Forensic Clerk

General Enquiries

Wendy Pitts
Practice Manager
East Midlands Forensic Pathology Unit Level 3,
Robert Kilpatrick Clinical Sciences Building
Leicester Royal Infirmary Leicester,
LE2 7LX United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)116 252 3221
Email: wap2@leicester.ac.uk

Course Enquiries

Sean Gillespie
Forensic Administrator & Course Co-ordinator
Tel: +44 (0)116 252 3159
Email: sg515@leicester.ac.uk

 

Research Enquiries

Angela Tilley
Forensic Research Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)116 252 3220
Email: at506@leicester.ac.uk

View our research documents

Student Visitor Enquiries

Dr Frances Hollingbury
Associate Professor
Tel: +44 (0) 116 252 3221
Email: emfpuadmin@leicester.ac.uk

Media Enquiries

Dr Stuart Hamilton
Honorary Associate Professor
Tel: +44 (0) 116 252 3221
Email: sjh107@leicester.ac.uk

News

The latest news, information, publications and link to the 2012 Dept. of Health imaging documents.
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