Prof. Bill Fraser

Professor of Medicine

Professor Bill Fraser was born and educated in Glasgow, graduating from Glasgow University with BSc (Hons) MBChB and MD (Hons). He trained in Glasgow’s teaching hospitals before spending time as a consultant/travelling fellow in Canada.

Bill Fraser supervises a very active research group investigating the diagnosis and treatment of metabolic bone disease including osteoporosis and Paget’s Disease of bone. He is on the Editorial Board of several journals, a Director of the Supra Regional Assay Service for bone metabolism and calcium homeostasis, and a Medical Advisor to the National Osteoporosis Society. He was a recent recipient of the ACB Foundation Award and presenter of the John Ireland Lecture.

Royal Liverpool University Hospital
1991 appointed Senior Lecturer in Chemical Pathology and Head of the Metabolic Bone Disease Unit
1998 promoted to Reader
2001 Professor
2008 Head of the Unit of Clinical Chemistry
August 2008 appointed Director of the Masters in Research for Clinical Science
2010 Head of Department of Musculoskeletal Biology

Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia
May 2011 Professor of Medicine