Vasculitis UK Trustees are delighted to announce that Dr Richard Watts has joined Vasculitis UK as a medical advisor.
Richard qualified in medicine at Oxford University. He trained in rheumatology at the Middlesex Hospital, Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge and the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Norwich. He is a consultant rheumatologist in Ipswich and senior lecturer at Norwich Medical School and Visiting Professor of Rheumatology at University Campus Suffolk. His research interests are the epidemiology and the causes of vasculitis, together with the informational needs of patients and their carers.
Richard joins Professor Lorraine Harper as advisor to the charity. Lorraine is a graduate Edinburgh University. She trained in kidney disease, and is currently the Professor of Nephrology at Birmingham.