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Dr Deon Greyling

Fellow in Geriatric Medicine


Fellow in Geriatric Medicine, University of the Free State, South Africa


PO Box 100862, Brandhof, 9324
South Africa


Tel +27 82 414 3124
Fax +27 51 436 5772


Dr Greyling obtained the degrees MBChB, M Fam Med (Family Medicine) and M Med (Specialist Physician) and practised as general practitioner for 10 years which included involvement with HIV management and prevention.  Since 2009 he holds the fellowship in Geriatric Medicine.

Key research/capacity building interests

Research Interests

  • Dementia (Clinical management)
  • Rift Valley fever in South Africa


  • Ageing
  • All clinical aspects of geriatric syndromes
  • Pharmacology of older persons
  • Student training

Key methodological skills

  • General

Current/planned research

  • Dementia
  • Rift valley fever in South Africa

Current engagement in capacity building

  • Student training – especially in dementia