Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine and Geriatric Medicine, Barnet hospital
Dr Clifford Lisk is a Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine and Geriatric Medicine at Barnet hospital, Royal Free NHS foundation trust in North London. He works in Acute Medicine with his colleagues with a focus on early Physician input into adult patients of all ages presenting to hospital. As part of this service, he provides Specialist Geriatrician input into older adults. He also works with General Practitioner colleagues, Community matrons, nurses and Allied Health professionals in Hertsmere providing a service to community dwelling older adults living with frailty. His main interests are in Medical Education where he is currently Lead Training Programme Director for Internal Medicine Training (IMT) in North Central London, Health Education England, Joint Quality Lead Specialty advisory committee, Royal College of Physicians, Visiting lecturer to the Non-Medical prescribing programme at the University of Hertfordshire and Honorary Senior lecturer at UCL medical school and Community Geriatric Medicine. He is particularly interested in appropriate Medicines use in older adults particularly in relation to addressing inappropriate Polypharmacy and sits on the London Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee Polypharmacy group.