Dr Jim Moxon - Club doctor

First Name: Jim

Surname: Moxon

Job Title: Club doctor

Profile

Jim Moxon joined the Academy in the summer of 2016 before moving to Melwood in 2020 in the role of club doctor.

He graduated from Sheffield University in 2004. A lifelong sporting fanatic, he gained a diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine from Bath University in 2012.

Jim began working in professional football in 2008 at Sheffield Wednesday, where he was involved in covering the academy team and development squads. In 2011, Jim joined Chesterfield FC and was responsible for the care of the first team.

In 2012, he was part of the medical team at the aquatic centre during the London Olympics. He was appointed as chief medical officer at Sheffield United in 2013 and was responsible for first team and academy medical care until leaving to join Liverpool in 2016.

In 2020, Jim moved to Melwood to work with the first team and played a crucial role in the club's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent return to football protocols.

Jim has extensive experience of the medical demands of rugby league and has worked for Hull Kingston Rovers for four seasons. He is currently undertaking a Masters degree in Ultrasound at Bournemouth University.

In his spare time, Jim runs, climbs and cycles, having completed the Lands End to John O' Groats bike ride in 2011. He enjoys triathlons, half marathons and reading sports biographies.