Professor Sir Sam Everington

Professor Sir Sam Everington

Associate Non-Executive Director

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Sir Sam has been a GP in Tower Hamlets since 1989 at the Bromley by Bow Centre, with over 100 projects under its roof supporting the wider determinants of health. The social prescribing delivered at the centre is now part of a network of a thousand across the country.

He is Chair of Tower Hamlets Clinical Commissioning Group and Clinical Lead of his sustainability and transformation partnership (STP).

Sam is a Member of the British Medical Association Council and Vice President of the British Medical Association. In 1999 he received an OBE for services to inner city primary care, in 2006 the International Award of Excellence in Health Care and in 2015 a knighthood for services to primary care. He is a Director of Community Health Partnerships (NHS Lift). He is Fellow and Honorary Professor of Queen Mary University of London and Vice President of the Queen’s Nursing Institute.

Registered interests

  • Status on NHS Resolution Board
    Non-Executive Director
  • Main occupation/employment
    GP, Bromley-by-Bow Partnership
    Directorships, partnerships or registrable shareholdings
    Partner, Bromley-by-Bow Partnership
    Committee Member, North East London CCG
    Partner GP, XX Place Health Centre
    Partner GP, Bromley-by-Bow
    Partner GP, St Andrews
    Partner GP, Pauls Way
    Deputy Chair, Tower Hamlets Health and Wellbeing Board
    Non-Executive Director, East London Foundation Trust
    Chair, HEE Medical Apprenticeship Committee
    Chair, NHSX Outpatient Referral Committee
    Clinical Chair, Tower Hamlets CCG
    Deputy Clinical Chair, North East London CCG
    Director, Greenlight GP Connect Ltd. (joint venture with Bromley-by-Bow)
  • Membership of governing bodies or other public bodies
    GP Member, GP Care Group CIC
    Council Member, British Medical Association
    Vice President Queens Nursing Institute
    Fellow and Honorary Professor, Queen Mary University of London
    Member of NHS Strategic Infrastructure Board
    Vice President and Council Member of the College of Medicine
    Member of Royal College of GPs
    Member of MDDUS
    Member of Nesta Advisory Board
    Member of HEE GP Pilot Committee
  • Interests of close family members
    Wife is a Partner in Bromley-by-Bow Partnership
    Wife is a Board member of Tower Hamlets CCG
    Wife is a GP partner member of the MDDUS
    Wife is Vice President and Council Member of the College of Medicine
  • Interests from previous recent employment
  • Party political activity
  • Other interests notified

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