Dr Samir Pathak
Dr Samir Pathak graduated from Liverpool Medical School with honours in 2006.
He is now a Specialist Registrar in Surgery training in Liver and Pancreas Surgery in Bristol, having previously trained in Liverpool and Leeds.
His main areas of interest, where he has published several significant papers, are that of advanced liver tumours.
Other than medicine, Dr Pathak is also an accomplished sportsman having represented England Universities in 2004 and captained Liverpool University between 2003-2005.
He was a wicket-keeper batsman and has recently also become a playing member of the prestigious Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).
It was his interest in cricket that led to the foundation of Cricket Beyond Boundaries in 2011. To date 13 young cricketers have benefitted from the scheme, some of whom are from very poor backgrounds.