Dr Hugh Rickards MBChB, MMedSci, FRCPsych, MD

Dr Hugh Rickards

Institute of Clinical Sciences
Honorary Reader in Neuropsychiatry
Consultant in Neuropsychiatry Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust

Contact details

Institute of Clinical Sciences
College of Medical and Dental Sciences
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Hugh Rickards is programme lead for the MSc Clinical Neuropsychiatry. He is also a consultant in neuropsychiatry at Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation NHS Trust which provides a service to the West Midlands Region.


Hon. Readership in Neuropsychiatry 2010.

ACCEA Bronze Award 2008.

Member of National CSG for Huntingdon disease research 2007.

Fellowship of Royal College of Psychiatrists 2004.

Member of the Association of British Neurologists 2003.

National award from UK Tourette Syndrome Association 2003.

Awarded M.D 2000.

Awarded M.Med.Sci in Psychiatry 1994.

Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists 1993.

Awarded "American Express Travel Scholarship" to study Community Paediatrics in North Carolina, USA 1987.

MB.Ch.B, University of Birmingham 1988.