Patrick Kwan is Professor of Neurology at the University of Melbourne, and Head of Epilepsy at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. His research interests include the outcomes, pharmacology, genomics, pharmacogenetics, and mechanisms of drug of resistance in epilepsy. He serves as editorial board member of CNS Drugs, Epilepsy Research, Epilepsy & Behaviour, Epileptic Disorders, and Seizures.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Royal Melbourne Hospital

Suite 36 300 Grattan street
Parkville VIC 3050

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern

Suite 16, Level 3 1 Arnold Street
Box Hill VIC 3128

Special interests

  • Epilepsy - diagnosis and management of epilepsy and related disorders

Education and training

  • Chair of Neurology at University of Melbourne


  • Epilepsy, University of Melbourne


  • MB BChir University of Cambridge 1992
  • PhD University of Glasgow 2002

Professional Associations

  • MRCP (UK)
Clinical institute

Neurosciences Clinical Institute

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The Institute focuses on neurology, neurosurgery and spinal surgery.