Max Petrov, MD, MPH, PhD

Department of Surgery, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Dr Petrov is an expert in diseases of the pancreas, metabolism, and nutrition. His group, called COSMOS, is recognised internationally for cutting-edge research and is a leading provider of translational, clinical, and epidemiological research training in diseases of the pancreas. Dr Petrov's research programme has resulted in over 120 articles in international peer-reviewed journals indexed in PubMed. His publications have been cited more than 5000 times and consistently receive at least 500 citations per year since 2013. He is also a gifted and sought-after speaker in the field. In addition, Dr Petrov has leadership roles in a number of University’s committees, New Zealand national boards, and international societies.