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Although the EUROPAC study is coordinated at Liverpool, we have many collaborators around the UK and Europe. 


Liverpool  - based at the University of Liverpool's Division of Surgery and Oncology in the Royal Liverpool University Hospital (RLUH). The team is led by Professor Christopher Halloran and the clinical research fellow Mr Shady Elabd.

Royal Liverpool Hospital


Newcastle – based at the department of Hepatobillary and Transplant Surgery at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle. The clinician at Newcastle is Mr Richard Charnley.  

Freeman Hospital in Newcastle


London – based at the division of GI Services Pancreatobiliary Medicine at the University College London Hospital. The clinician at London is Dr Michael Chapman.  

University College London Hospital  


Southampton – located at the department of Upper Gastrointestinal surgery at the University Hospital Southampton. The clinician currently at Southampton is Mr Zaed Hamady.

University Hospital Southampton


Glasgow – based at the Pancreaticobiliary unit at Glasgow Royal Infirmary.  The clinician at Glasgow is Mr Ross Carter.

Glasgow Royal Infirmary


Nottingham – run by the Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary (HPB) Service at Nottingham Queens Medical Centre. The clinician at Nottingham is Professor Guruprasad Athial.

Nottingham Queens Medical Centre


Leeds – based at the department of Hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB) surgery at St.James's University Hospital. The clinician at Leeds is Mr Andrew Smith.

St.James's University Hospital


Bristol – based at the department of upper gastrointestinal surgery. The clinician at Bristol is Mrs Meg Finch-Jones.

Bristol Hospitals


International collaborators



-  Greifswald - based at the Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald. This team is led by Professor Markus M Lerch.

Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald

- Marburg – based at the Philppes University in Marburg. The team is led by Professor Thomas M. Gress

Philipps-University, Marburg



- Clichy centre is based at Pôle des Maladies de l'Appareil Digestif, Service de Pancréatologie-Gastroentérologie, Hôpital Beaujon, 92118 Clichy Cedex, France. The EUROPAC collaborator is Dr Vinciane Rebours. 


Additionally, there are other sites throughout Europe who participate in the study.