Paul Martin is currently Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Hepatology at the University of Miami, Florida, USA. He is a native of Dublin, Ireland where graduated from medical school , at University College Dublin. He then specialised in Internal Medicine, training initially in Dublin and then at the University of Alberta in Canada. He undertook training in gastroenterology at Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada, and subsequently was a Medical Staff Fellow at the Liver Unit, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda Maryland.
Professor Martin is a member of numerous professional societies, including the American Society of Transplantation, the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), and serves on the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a Councillor-at-Large for the American Society of Transplant. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and of the London College of Physicians. He has been involved in numerous clinical trials in hepatitis B and C, and has published over 200 peer-reviewed papers. He has also contributed to editorials, reviews and book chapters, as well as editing several books.