Nigel Patton
Haematologist (MB ChB, FRACP)
Nigel is a highly qualified and experienced haematologist who graduated from the University of Edinburgh, holding an Honours degree in Bacteriology as well as Bachelor and Doctoral degrees in Medicine. He holds fellowships of the Royal Colleges of Physicians and Pathologists of London and of the respective colleges in Australasia. Nigel has held Research Fellow and University Lecturer positions at the University of Birmingham and also Public Teaching Hospital Specialist Haematologist positions in the UK, Australia and New Zealand. Nigel has been the lead clinician of the adult bone marrow transplant programs at both Christchurch and Auckland Hospitals. Nigel is also a Research Physician at the early clinical trials unit, Christchurch Clinical Studies Trust (CCST), currently serves on advisory specialist committees for the NZ Pharmaceutical agency, Pharmac and is an active member of many national and international professional medical societies.