Schiff, Rebekah - consultant in general and geriatric medicine

  

Consultant profiles

Rebekah SchiffContacts

Tel: secretary Kerri-Anne Clark - 020 7188 2086
Email: rebekah.schiff@gstt.nhs.uk

  • Biography

    Rebekah Schiff is consultant in geriatric and general medicine. She cares for patients on the Older Person’s inpatient Unit and Acute Admissions Unit as well as patients under the care of the hospital at home team. She also has an interest in the management of heart failure in older people and runs a heart failure clinic.

    • Clinical lead, department of ageing and health 2010-present
  • Education and training

    • MBBS 1992 UCL
    • MRCP 1994
  • Specialist interests

    Current roles and specialist interests include

    • inpatient care older adults
    • acute general medicine
    • community geriatrics
    • specialist support to GSTT@ home team
    • cardiology including heart failure and AF clinic for older adults

    Service developments include

    • acute-older persons unit (Frailty)
    • GSTT hospital @home
    • 7 day older persons specialist services.
  • Research interests

    • End of life care
    • Medicines related problems
    • Heart failure
    • Community services