Joanne Leitch

Consultant histopathologist

Dr Leitch trained at Edinburgh University and graduated in 1994. After doing general medicine, she trained in histopathology in Leeds, being appointed to her first consultant histopathology post in Leeds in 2006. Dr Leitch joined Colchester Hospital as a consultant in 2013 and is involved with the diagnosis of patients with IBD and bowel cancer. She supports both the gastroenterology pathology meetings and the colorectal cancer MDT.