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Fox, Adam

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Consultant children's allergist

Dr Adam Fox

Area of expertise: children's allergy


Prof Adam Fox is a consultant in allergy at Evelina London.

Adam read medicine and neuroscience at Cambridge University before completing his clinical training at University College London. He completed his specialist training in paediatric allergy then spent nine years as the clinical lead at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. After three years as clinical director for specialist ambulatory medicine, he was appointed commercial medical director for Guys' and St Thomas'. In addition to his clinical work, Adam is also a Professor of paediatric allergy at King's College London.

Adam chaired the UK Department of Health national care pathway for food allergy in childhood and was a member of the National Institute of Healthcare and Clinical Excellence (NICE) clinical guidelines development group for the assessment and diagnosis of food allergy in children. He was elected as President of the British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology in October 2018, the first paediatrician to be elected to this role.

Adam is the founding director of the King's College London Allergy Academy. He is also a trustee of Allergy UK and chair of their Health Advisory Board.

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