Dr Lisk is a consultant physician in acute medicine and geriatric medicine at Barnet hospital with interests in medical education, community geriatrics and appropriate medicines use in older adults. He is postgraduate training lead for medicine at Barnet hospital, lead training programme director for core medical training, North Central UCL Partners and host examiner to the Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians practical assessment of clinical examination skills examinations and examiner to the Imperial Medical School and University College London final bachelor of medicine, bachelor of surgery examinations.

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• Al-Yassin A, Al-Khaja A, Jichi F, Clarke C, Lisk C , Katz J: Introducing a Diabetes E-Learning Module; a means of Improving Junior Doctors' Confidence and Ability in Managing Inpatients with Diabetes" Practical Diabetes 2013: 30:3:pp122-127
• Lisk C. Herbal Medicines; food for thought in an acute medicine environment, CME Acute Medicine 2012, 11(3):134-7
• Pujar, Arnold, Lisk C. Prevention of Venous Thromboembolic disease in acutely ill older people, CME Geriatric Medicine 2007; 9(1):27-31
• Lisk C. Venous thromboembolic prophylaxis: physicians need to be more proactive, Health and Ageing January 2005; the clinician: 4-5
• Lisk C, Chemmanam I, Stanley N. Uptake of the influenza vaccine amongst an acute medical population, Health and Ageing, 2004; December; clinician: 3-4
• Lisk C, Vellodi C. Stroke and visual loss, CME Journal Geriatric Medicine 2004; 6(2):84-85
• Lisk C, Pohl J. An abnormal ECG and dysphagia, CME Geriatric Medicine 2004; 6(1):34-35
• Lisk C. Herbal Medicines: Our knowledge as Geriatricians needs to be better, CME Geriatric Medicine 2003; 5(3):119-121
• Lisk C. HIV; the elderly are also at risk, Health and Ageing, 2003; November: 33-35
• Lisk C. Links between Gingko Biloba and intracerebral hemorrhage: Health and ageing, 2003; September; clinician: 4-5
Published Abstracts and Poster presentations
• Burgess F, Haji-Coll M, Lisk C:The increasing prevalence of Medical Apps in a secondary care setting: a qualitative study ; SAMsterDAM 2014
• S Mani, D Bertfield, A Ritchie, A Webber, C Lisk: Emergency Admission Prevention: Data from 619 patients referred to a new community based admission avoidance scheme integrating health and social care; BGS Manchester 2014
• Yazbeck L, Ellis J, Owles H, Elliott K, Lakra C, Beebeejaun S, Lisk C:U tube and PACES
• Has the Exam preparation become digital too.... 3rd Imperial Excellence in Education conference 2014
• D Bertfield, S Mani, A Ritchie, A Webber, C Lisk: The impact of Home first; a new integrated health and social care admission avoidance service for older people. European Geriatric Medicine, September 2013, volume 4 supplement 1, S164; EUGMS Venice 2013
• Lisk C: Training and education of multiprofessional staff in a community Geriatric service is a must; a 4 year analysis of the holistic assessment course, Hertsmere UK. European Geriatric Medicine, September 2013, volume 4 supplement 1,S142; EUGMS Venice 2013
• Lisk C: Polypharmacy and healthcare education; what does u tube have to offer? European Geriatric Medicine, September 2013, volume 4 supplement 1,S111; EUGMS Venice 2013
• Noronha M, Badianni K, Aravind A, Lisk C: Fever in the returning traveller.; EFIM Prague 2013
• Aravind A, Harbinson P, Lisk C: Is it Gullian Barre Syndrome or not?; EFIM Prague 2013
• Hogan B, Aravind A, Patch D, Burroughs A ,Yu D, Rakhit R, Lisk C, Chowdary P, O'Beirne J.Acute Budd Chiari syndrome successfully treated with thrombolysis.; EFIM Prague 2013
• Rees R, Lisk C: Pyrexia of unknown origin and back pain; don't forget surgical causes; EFIM Prague 2013:
• Lisk C: Bringing the Core Medical curriculum to life in an Acute Medicine environment; APMEC 2013 (Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference) D1009 page 241;
• Ching H, Lisk C: Rectus sheath hematoma; the great mimicker;
• SAM Coventry 2013
• Woo W, Lisk C: Doctors and patients in a world of Herbal Medicines apps. European Geriatric Medicine September 2012, volume 3, supplement 1; S71; EUGMS Brussels 2012
• Lisk C: Doctors knowledge of herbal medicines needs to be better; European Geriatric Medicine 2S (2011) S107; EUGMS Malaga 2011
• Ma L, Lisk C: Malaria presenting to a district general hospital; are there lessons to be learnt? EFIM Madrid 2012
• Lisk C, Jones C, Spear F, Clem C; Technology and community dwelling older adults; European Geriatric Medicine 2S (2011) S75; EUGMS Malaga 2011
• Clem C, Jones C, Lisk C, Norman J, Spear F; The prevalence of herbal and over the counter medicine use amongst community dwelling older adults Hertsmere. Aging Clinical and Experimental research, volume 23, supplement to No1 February 2011, page 231; IAGG Bologna 2011
• Jones C, Lisk C: Older people and medications; a proactive approach; Canadian Geriatric society conference, Vancouver; April 2011
• Lisk C, Matin M, Okoli A, Noori A: Polypharmacy, interactions and readmissions; an unlikely triumvate.. ; IAGG Seoul 2013
• Okoli A, Matin M, Noori A, Lisk C: The impact of Beers criteria on polypharmacy; IAGG Seoul 2013
• Lisk C, Reed E, Jones C, Spear F: The role and impact of community matrons on the acre of community dwelling older people living with long term conditions in Hertsmere, UK. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging volume 13, supplement 1, 2009; IAGG Paris 2009
• Lisk C, Chemmanan I, Stanley N. Uptake of the influenza vaccine amongst an acute medical population, abstract no 48; Age and Aging May 2004 Volume 33 Supplement 1: 29
• Lisk C, Sabin C, Johnson MA, Lipman M. HIV and older age, abstract no 77; Age and Aging October 2004 Volume 34 Supplement 1