Delivering the Digital Revolution
Sitting Down With… Darren Treanor, Diagnostic Digital Pathology Lead for The Royal College of Pathologists and Consultant Liver and Gastrointestinal Pathologist at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Luke Turner | | Hot Topic
What first piqued your interest in digital pathology?
On the digital front, I had always enjoyed computing. Even during medical school, it was something that I did on the side as a personal interest. When I first came to Leeds, I enrolled in a part-time computer science degree. Then, in 2003, we received a Department of Health funding pilot for digital pathology – a combination of my two interests. This visionary scheme aimed to find out whether digital technology had a place in pathology. It did, of course, so then I did a PhD in digital pathology and helped create the Powerwall.
Enjoy our FREE content!
Log in or register to read this article in full and gain access to The Pathologist’s entire content archive. It’s FREE and always will be!
Login if you already created an account
Or register now - it’s free and always will be!
You will benefit from:
- Unlimited access to ALL articles
- News, interviews & opinions from leading industry experts
- Receive print (and PDF) copies of The Pathologist magazine