Professor of Paediatrics
Molecular Infectious Diseases Group
Institute for Molecular Medicine and
Department of Paediatrics
John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United
Tel: 01865 221074
Fax: 01865 220479
Moxon is Action Research Professor of Paediatrics and Head of Department,
University of Oxford. He is also Head of the Molecular Infectious Diseases
Group in the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine. His research
includes studies on two major bacterial pathogens (Haemophilus influenzae
and Neisseria meningitidis) of childhood, especially their
pathogenesis and evolutionary biology. He is also the founder of the Oxford
Vaccine Group and is currently Chairman of the Oxford University Centre for
Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine.
He is a
Founding member UK Academy of Medical Sciences, a Fellow of Royal College of
Paediatrics and Child Health, a Fellow Infectious Diseases Society of America;
and a Fellow of American Society of Microbiology.
patents relating to research on Pneumocystis carinii, Haemophilus influenzae
and Neisseria meningitides .
currently on the Editorial Boards of Current Opinion in Microbiology, Trends in
Microbiology, Microbial Pathogenesis and Infections, Genetics and Evolution.
He is a
member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Chiron Vaccines and was Chairman of
the Academy of Medical Sciences Working Group on Microbial Challenge Studies of