Prof. Yusuf Rajabally specialized in neurology

Prof. Yusuf Rajabally

Professor and consultant neurologist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals of Birmingham, UK

Country United Kingdom
Speciality Neurology
Subspeciality Neuromuscular and Peripheral Nerve disorders
Experience 1997 years
Languages English, French

Consultant Neurologist & Professor of Neurology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals of Birmingham, UK and an honorary professor at Aston University, Birmingham, UK.

Areas of expertise: Clinical Neurology, Neurophysiology, Neuromuscular disorders, Peripheral nerve disorders and Genetic neuropathies

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Professor Rajabally trained and qualified in Montpellier, France. He completed specialist training in Neurology and Neurophysiology (EMG) in Bordeaux, France, and obtained an MD based on his work on genetic neuropathies in 1997. Professor Rajabally set up and ran the Neuromuscular and Peripheral Nerve subspeciality service in Leicester,UK between 2001 and 2013. Professor Rajabally was then appointed at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham in 2013 as a Consultant Neurologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, joining the Regional Neuromuscular Service with a focus on peripheral nerve disorders. He is an honorary professor at Aston University.

Experiences and Positions

2015 - Today

Honorary Professor of Neurology.
Aston University, Birmingham, UK.

2013 - Today

Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Professor of Neurology.
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals of Birmingham, UK; Aston University, Birmingham, UK.

2001 - 2013

Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Senior Lecturer
University of Leicester, UK.

2000 - 2001

Consultant Neurologist
Hull Royal Infirmary, UK

1997 - 1998

Assistant Spécialiste en Neurologie
St. Brieuc District General Hosital, Brittany, France.

Degrees and Certifications

Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP)

University of Bordeaux, France

Diplôme d’Etudes Spécialisées (Neurologie)” (Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training in Neurology/Clinical Neurophysiology [EMG] )(CCST)
University of Bordeaux, France

Certificat de Synthèse Clinique et Thérapeutique (Basic Medical Qualification)
University of Montpellier, France


Member of:

  • Association of British Neurologists
  • British Medical Association
  • European Academy of Neurology
  • Council Member of the British Peripheral Nerve Society
  • Société Francophone du Nerf Périphérique
  • Council Member of the British Peripheral Nerve Society (2011)
  • Secretary of the Medical Advisory Board of the Guillain-Barré and Associated Inflammatory Neuropathies (“gain”) (2015)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of Acta Neurologica Scandinavica (2015)



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