Dr Farida Malik
Farida Malik qualified in medicine at United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals, University of London. She went on to train in general medicine before joining the South Thames specialist registrar rotation in palliative medicine. She has previously undertaken an intercalated BSc in Psychology and an MSc in Palliative Care (Kings College London).
Farida joined Cicely Saunders International in September 2005 as a research training fellow on the Breathlessness programme. Her interests are breathlessness and sleep disturbance in patients with advanced disease, research into caregiver experiences and needs, and symptom assessment.