Dr Shaheen Khan

Consultant in Palliative Medicine, Advanced Pain Management and End of Life Care

MBBS MRCP BSc MSc PG Cert Clin Lds

Year qualified:2003

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Shaheen Khan is a Consultant in Palliative Medicine at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. His areas of expertise in palliative care include:

  • Pain management and complex symptom control
  • Advance care planning
  • Patient safety and risk management
  • Postgraduate medical education

Dr Shaheen Khan graduated from Guy’s, Kings’ and St Thomas’ Medical School in 2003, having also been awarded a first class honours degree in BSc Neuroscience in 2000. He completed the MSc in Palliative Care from Kings’ College London in 2010 and in 2011 he was awarded a Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Leadership.

Professional Membership



  • Royal College of Physicians

  • Association for Palliative Medicine

  • European Association for Palliative Care

  • British Medical Association

  • Medical Protection Society

Clinical Interests

Expertise in palliative care including

  • Pain management and complex symptom control
  • Advance care planning
  • Patient safety and risk management
  • Postgraduate medical education
  • Service development and clinical leadership

Specialities

  • Palliative Medicine,
  • Palliative Care,
  • Advanced Pain Management and Symptom Control
  • End of Life Care,
  • Cancer and Non-Cancerous condition

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