Rhian Simpson


CLAHRC Fellow 2014


Dr Rhian Simpson qualified from University College Hospital in 1990, and did an M. Phil. in Epidemiology at the University of Cambridge in 1995. She completed her MD “Determinants of Osteoporosis: A longitudinal Study” in 1999. Rhian completed her postgraduate training in Peterborough and Cambridge and was appointed a Consultant Community Geriatrician in 2003. Her areas of interest are Rehabilitation, Care Home Medicine and Frailty, particularly at the end of Life. Rhian's project for her CLAHRC Fellowship is titled: "Older peoples priorities for End of Life Care (EoLC).". She hopes to interview a group of older people to determine what their preferences are for EoLC, and to use this information to develop services that support their wishes.