Scotland Regional Advisor for Travel Medicine
Dr Sam Allen is a Consultant Physician in Infectious Diseases. He is the Clinical Lead for the Blood-Borne Viruses Managed Care Network for NHS Ayrshire & Arran and Director of the Ayrshire Travel Clinic.
Dr Sam Allen qualified from St. Andrews University and Manchester where he was houseman to the Queen’s Surgeon. He was instrumental in setting up a small hospital in Ghana whilst a medical student. He completed sub-specialty training in HIV in London and Botswana. He trained in clinical tropical medicine in the Amazon. Sam is a member of the UK-Med Emergency Medical Team and advises on Expedition Medicine.