Lisa Ford has worked part-time at the Liverpool School since 2000. Prior to her appointment at the School she had travelled extensively including periods of work abroad in New Zealand, Nigeria (studying peripartum cardiac failure) and Antarctica (acting as the medic on a scientific terrestrial and marine biology station; studying blood transfusion issues in a remote health setting and the effect of diet on human cholesterol and lipoprotein levels). She originally trained as a general practitioner and now specialises in travel health medicine. She works in the travel clinic at the School and part time as a clinical advisor for the National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC).
Course organiser and lecturer in travel medicine courses at the School. She teaches travel medicine on the DTMH and to wider audiences in the UK.
Other relevant expertise, professional memberships
- Member of the Faculty of Travel Medicine
- Associate Member of Royal College of Physicians