Associate Professor, University of Leeds
Dr Peter Culmer is Associate Professor at the University of Leeds where he leads the multidisciplinary Healthcare Mechatronics research group. His research interests are in the development of sensing technologies and their application to address healthcare challenges, particularly for Global Health need and foot health. As engineering lead of the NIHR Surgical MedTech Cooperative he is passionate about developing innovative technology to bring improved access to high quality surgery. Dr Culmer works closely with healthcare professionals and industry partners, both in the UK and internationally. He is currently commercialising equipment for laparoscopic surgery in low resource settings with partners in India.