DR PATRICK KENNEDY

MB BCH BAO BMedSci MRCP MD

Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist

 

SPECIALTIES

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

CLINIC LOCATION

116 Harley St, London, W1G 7JL

Practice Manager: Karen Baxter
Secretary: Jeanette Brindley

Tel: 0207 616 7719
Fax: 0207 616 7617
Email: livercentre@thelondonclinic.co.uk

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Dr Patrick Kennedy is a Consultant Hepatologist/Gastroenterologist and Reader in Hepatology at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, QMUL. His work in viral liver disease is known internationally.

He is widely published in the field of hepatology and has produced novel work redefining disease categorisation and investigating the role of individualised treatment strategies for chronic hepatitis B virus.

 In addition to multiple scientific publications in hepatitis B virus, he has written several book chapters in addition to editing a book; Hepatogastroenterology. His research focuses on translational aspects of viral liver disease and markers of disease progression. He is also leads a young adult clinical service at Barts and The London and has a special interest in liver disease in elite sports people. He has worked with premiership football clubs and has managed liver disease in professional athletes.

 

He is a member of the viral hepatitis clinical guideline committee for NICE and provides expert opinion for the United Kingdom Advisory Panel on blood-borne viruses. He is the Hepatology lead for the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section at the Royal Society of Medicine. In addition, he is a key opinion leader in viral liver disease and a member of expert advisory panels for Gilead, Roche and BMS.

He is regularly invited to chair and speak at national and international meetings and regularly reviews grant applications in addition to manuscripts for a number of journals. More recently he is the chief/principal investigator for a number of investigator-led and commercial phase 1, 2 and 3, clinical trials in HBV therapy.

 This clinical trial portfolio dovetails Dr Kennedy’s longstanding research interest and publication record, the ultimate goal of which is HBV cure.

For more information on Dr Kennedy’s novel work in liver disease and his research focus, please see Dr Patrick Kennedy

CURRENT POSTS

Clinical Senior Lecturer and Consultant Hepatologist

Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry

MEDICAL TRAINING

University College Dublin
Year qualified 1996