Peter Arkwright


Peter Arkwright

1985 Scholar in Medicine

Scholarship biography (at time of award)

Peter Arkwright graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Medical Science with honours in 1981. He went on to complete a Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery graduating in 1984.

Peter was awarded the scholarship to complete his PhD at the University of Oxford focusing on reproductive immunology.

Studied at: Oxford University

Current Biography

Trained at Universities of Western Australia (1984) and Oxford (1989) as well as Birmingham, Southampton, London, Newcastle and Manchester NHS hospitals. Specialises in paediatric immunology/ primary immunodeficiency diseases and allergy/eczema. Tertiary clinical inpatient and outpatient practice (3 clinics/week). Academic position at University of Manchester with over 80 publications. Paediatric lead for developments in the subspecialty within the North West of England.

Scholarship Year: 1985

Fields of Interest

Immunology, Medicine, Surgery