Professor Patrick Maxwell

Professor Patrick Maxwell

Medical advisor

Professor Patrick Maxwell undertook postgraduate clinical and research training in nephrology and general medicine at Guy's Hospital and in Oxford.

He was appointed as university lecturer and then reader at the University of Oxford. In 2002 he moved to the professorship of nephrology at Imperial College, followed by the chair of medicine at University College London in 2008.

He was appointed Regius Professor of Physic and head of the University of Cambridge, School of Clinical Medicine in 2012. He is also a board member of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Professor Maxwell has served on a number of national grant committees, is an NIHR Senior Investigator and holds a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award. He was elected a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences in 2005.