Dr Vanessa Field

Tel: 020 3447 5982
Email: vanessa.field@nhs.net

Hospital for Tropical Diseases

Tropical and infectious diseases

Professional background

Consultant in Travel Medicine, National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC) since 2012; Locum Consultant HTD since 2017. Previous appointments, Travel Health Physician InterHealth Worldwide 2004-2017 and Foreign and Commonwealth Medical Advisor (2000-2005).

Research interests

Pre-travel advice to those with complex or longstanding health problems. Surveillance in travel medicine (GeoSentinel network).


Hunters Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Diseases 10th edition, Ryan et al, Screening the asymptomatic long-term traveller - In Press.

GMC/GDC number: 4332161