Khan, Shaheen - consultant in palliative medicine


Consultant profiles

Shaheen KhanContacts

Tel: 020 7188 4754

Area of expertise: palliative medicine

  • Biography

    Dr Shaheen Khan is a consultant in palliative medicine.

    His current roles include:

    • lead clinician for the Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust community palliative care team
    • training programme director for the King's Health Partners palliative medicine StR training scheme
    • co-chair of the London Opioid Safety and Improvement Group.
  • Education and training

    Dr Shaheen Khan graduated from Guy’s, Kings’ and St Thomas’ Medical School, having also been awarded a first class honours degree in BSc Neuroscience.

    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.

  • Specialist interests

    • community palliative care
    • complex symptom control
    • advance care planning
    • postgraduate education.
  • Research interests 

    • community palliative care.