Dr Chris Rutkowski
Consultant Allergist, MD, MRCP
Chris is a Consultant Allergist at the Department of Allergy, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital (London), a European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) and World Allergy Organisation Centre of Excellence. He completed his specialist allergy training in Cambridge. He has extensive experience in all aspects of adult allergy care. His special clinical and research interests include difficult urticaria and angioedema, drug allergy, and anaphylaxis.
Chris leads the largest anti-IgE (omalizumab) service for chronic spontaneous urticaria in the UK. He works alongside his dermatology colleagues in the first UK joint allergy/dermatology Difficult Urticaria Clinic at St John's Institute of Dermatology. He is a member of the EAACI Task Force on paediatric urticaria.
He is a published author in the field of drug allergy and contributes increasingly to the education and training of MSc students, allergists, GPs and general physicians at a national and international level. In addition to his clinical duties he sits on the Council of the Clinical Immunology and Allergy Section of the Royal Society of Medicine.