Dr. Scott is Professor and head of Paediatric Rheumatology at Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital and the University of Cape Town. He is currently interim director of the Clinical Research Center at UCT. His research and educational focus is on the care of patients with rare and rheumatic diseases in Africa and other less resourced communities. Prof Scott has a special interest in access to care, Paediatric Vasculitis, SLE, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva. He is the PReS Chairperson of the Global Task Force for Musculoskeletal Health Task Force and chair of the International Clinical Council for FOP. He also serves on the Steering committee of the Paediatric Society of the African League of Associations for Rheumatology.