Clan Pitcairn is a Scottish clan associated with the region of Fife. The Pitcairns were involved in various professions, including law and medicine.
One notable figure from Clan Pitcairn is Archibald Pitcairne. He was a Scottish physician and scholar who lived during the 17th and 18th centuries. Archibald Pitcairne made significant contributions to the field of medicine, particularly in the study of anatomy and pathology. He was known for his innovative approaches to medical practice and his influence on the development of medical education.