Meet the Chase Farm Hospital medical director and acting chief executive

Chase Farm Hospital is run by an experienced and highly motivated team of individuals who between them, pool their clinical and leadership skills and experience to deliver a world class service to our patients.

Dr Alan McGlennan

Chase Farm Hospital medical director and acting chief executive

Dr Alan McGlennan qualified from UCL Medical School in 1997.  After house jobs and a period as a casualty officer at the Royal Free Hospital, he embarked on specialty training in anaesthesia in London.  In this period he spent time working at Chase Farm, Barnet and the Royal Free hospitals.  Dr McGlennan was appointed as a substantive consultant in 2007.  His sub-specialty interests have been obstetric anaesthesia, regional anaesthesia and risk governance.  As well as being an examiner for the Royal College of Anaesthetists, Dr McGlennan was also programme director for the anaesthetic training rotation across north central London for five years.

After four years leading the Royal Free Hospital anaesthetic department, Alan recently took on the role of theatre improvement director across the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.