Professor William Drake is a Consultant Physician of Endocrinology with a specialist interest in pituitary, adrenal, thyroid and parathyroid disease.
After completing his undergraduate training at the University of Oxford and the Royal London Hospital Medical College, he undertook junior medical jobs in London and in Cape Town. He competed his postgraduate training in Endocrinology at St Bartholomew's Hospital and was awarded a two month medicine and endocrinology Fellowship in Vancouver, Canada. On his return to the UK, he was appointed as a Consultant Physician and Professor of Clinical Endocrinology at St Bartholomew's Hospital.
Outside or work he plays cricket, squash and tennis. He also enjoys downhill skiing.