Professor Rafey Faruqui

Professor Rafey Faruqui FRCPsych, FHEA, MSc, MA, DIC

Consultant Neuropsychiatrist

Clinical Experience

Dr Rafey Faruqui is an accomplished expert witness neuropsychiatrist and medico legal expert.

Dr. Faruqui is Consultant in Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Neuropsychiatry at the East Kent Neuropsychiatry service. He holds the esteemed title of Honorary Professor at the University of Kent, specialising in patient outcome monitoring and the management of individuals with brain injuries, complex neuro disabilities, psychiatric disorders, and intricate neuropsychiatric syndromes.

Throughout his career, Dr. Faruqui has held both Honorary and Substantive University positions at renowned institutions including Imperial College London, King’s College, and the University of Birmingham. Presently, he serves as a Consultant Neuropsychiatrist at Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust and holds the role of Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer within the College of Medical and Dental Sciences at the University of Birmingham.

His unwavering commitment to advancing the field of neuropsychiatry positions him as a respected figure in the academic and medical arena, benefiting patients and the broader medico-legal community alike.

Special Interests

Dr. Faruqui’s expertise covers a wide range of medico-legal areas, including:

  • Brain injury
  • Complex neurodisability
  • Psychiatric disorders
  • Complex neuropsychiatric syndromes

Memberships of Professional Bodies

  • General Medical Council, UK (Specialist Registration CCST General Psychiatry)
  • Higher Education Academy, UK
  • Specialist Advisor, Care Quality Commission
  • The Royal College of Psychiatrists
    • Chair, Neurorehabilitation Working Group, Faculty of Neuropsychiatry
    • Immediate Past Chair, Faculty of Neuropsychiatry
    • Central Policy Committee (CPC)
    • International Classification of Diseases ICD-11 Grou
    • Mental Health Specialized Clinical Reference Group – NHS England

Further information

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