After completing medical training at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School, Dr Javaid specialized in adult rheumatology. During that time, he completed an ARC Clinical Fellowship at the University of Southampton and then ARC travelling fellowship at UCSF. He is Associate Professor in Metabolic Bone Disease/ Honorary consultant Rheumatologist at Oxford. His research interests include epidemiology of musculoskeletal diseases with a focus on rare diseases of the bone and secondary fracture prevention. He is the clinical lead for the Royal College of Physicians RCP FLS-DB lead and co-chair for the International Osteoporosis Foundation Capture the Fracture programme.