Dr Adie Viljoen, MBChB, FCP(SA), MMed, FRCPath, MBA
Consultant Chemical Pathologist Physician at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust & Honorary Consultant,
Cambridge Universities NHS Trust
Dr Viljoen has worked as a consultant in the NHS for more than 15 years and runs CV risk clinics in several counties. He is program director for Metabolic Medicine training in the East of England and Senior Lecturer in Medicine at the University of Hertfordshire.
He conducts numerous clinical phase 2, 3 and 4 trials in lipids, diabetes and obesity and has been the UK Chief Investigator and key signatory for several of these studies.
Dr Viljoen has authored more than 150 papers in peer reviewed medical journals including The Lancet, Diabetes Care, and Atherosclerosis. He is the author of several chapters in medical textbooks. He has also co-authored a book on Cardiovascular Risk
He has served as a topic expert for various reviews by NICE, Quality Standards and Technology Appraisals. He received an award for clinical excellence from the UK National Health Service in 2022.