Paul Clayton Biography

Dr Paul Clayton, Medical Pharmacologist, Former President of the Forum on Food and Health at the Royal Society of Medicine

My scientific career

Paul Clayton graduated summa cum laude in Medical Pharmacology from Edinburgh University, prior to obtaining his PhD.

A former Chair of the Forum on Food & Health at the Royal Society of Medicine (UK), and Senior Scientific Advisor to the UK government’s Committee on the Safety of Medicines, he is currently a Fellow of the Institute of Food, Brain & Behaviour (Oxford) and a visiting professor at the University of Pecs (Hungary).

He works with leading doctors and clinical scientists at centres of clinical expertise in many countries, designing and supervising pre-clinical and clinical trials of pharmaco-nutritional interventions.

Dr Clayton frequently presents at and chairs international conferences on nutrition and health, and sits on or leads the advisory boards of many companies including Uni-Vite Healthcare, VitaFoods and PharmacoNutrition AS (both in Switzerland), Biothera (USA), Gencor Pacific (Hong Kong), Biogenics (Hungary), Zinzino (Norway) and others.

His books and e-books include Health Defence, After Atkins, Natural Defences, Out of the Fire and Inflamm-ageing.


For more detailed information, please go to my own website www.drpaulclayton.com