Dr Rebecca Lennon

Consultant in Palliative Medicine - Palliative and End of Life Care

Telephone Number: 01204 390274

Professional Background

Dr Lennon gained her MBChB at the University of Manchester in 2006, followed by an MRCP in Palliative Medicine. More recently she completed an MSc in Healthcare Leadership at the University of Birmingham in 2017.

Dr Lennon has worked in palliative medicine at various sites across the North West throughout her training, including Preston, Wigan and Bolton Hospice and joined the Trust in January 2019.

She is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and the Association of Palliative Medicine, for which she was previously Chair of the National Trainees' Committee.

Special Interests and Research

Service development and healthcare leadership.

Dr Rebecca Lennon works in the following services:

End of Life Care Team

The End of Life Care Team works with health and social care professionals to ensure that advance care planning is offered to anticipate patient and care needs. Health and social care professionals receive excellent training so that they are confident in providing high quality end of life care and work closely¬†to cater for all aspects of a patient’s health and wellbeing.