Name and Position

Dr Samir Dervisevic

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 288629


Department page: Microbiology

Position: Consultant Medical Virologist

Specialities: Medical Microbiology and subspecialty Medical Virology

Secretary: Mrs Tracy Keen

GMC number: 4500274

Degrees & Universities:  LRCP, LRCS Edinburgh, LRCPS Glasgow 1998. Trained at the Royal Free Hospital and University College London School of Medicine, University of London.

Specialised in Medical Virology at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London and University College London Hospital. Fellow of the UK Royal College of Pathologists (2006)

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies: Royal College of Pathologists, European Society for Clinical Virology, British Viral Hepatitis Group,  Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland and United Kingdom Infectious Diseases in Pregnancy Screening Programme  Laboratory  Task Group.

Professional Expertise: Dr Dervisevic has an extensive expertise and interest in bloodborne virus infections, infections in immunocompromised and emerging viral pathogens.His particular clinical  expertise is in viral hepatitis and his research interest include virus induced resistance mutations.