Dr Louisa Chan

Speciality: Emergency medicine

Role at hospital

Consultant emergency medicine, 2009
Consultant intensive care medicine, 2009
Clinical Director for Unsheduled Care

Specialist interests

  • Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine
  • Procedural sedation
  • Research

Other positions/posts

  • Training program director staff grade and associate specialist doctors emergency medicine – Health Education England (Wessex)
  • Training Program Director Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine – Health Education (Wessex)
  • External assessor – College of Emergency Medicine
  • Examiner for Fellowship and Membership of the College of Emergency Medicine – College of Emergency Medicine
  • Examiner for the Diploma in Retrieval and Transfer Medicine – Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Director of Training - Hampshire and Isle of Wight air ambulance
  • Reviewer – European Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance – pre-hospital emergency physician
  • BASICS Hampshire responder

Additional information

Dr Louisa Chan graduated from the University of Dundee in 1996 with a commendation and has continued on a journey that has produced a unique clinician with specialist recognition in three areas of medicine – Emergency Medicine, Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine.

A strong believer in training and education Dr Chan is involved in various training projects locally, regionally and nationally (see additional roles below). This role extends into the world of social media where she guest blogs for the Resus.ME website.

Supports innovation and has built an emergency research team that is now established and active.



Hampshire and IOW Air Ambulance



updated 19 September 2017

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