Expertise: Older Age Psychiatry

Dr Rashi Negi has a wealth of experience and skill in assessment and management of patients with psychiatric disorders in older adults. Her special interest is in neurodegenerative conditions like dementia and related disorder. She also has a keen interest in clinical research, holds honorary status as research fellow with Keele University and also is a regional lead in ‘dementia and neurodegenerative conditions’ for clinical research network (NIHR). She also is a clinical fellow, teaching medical students, with Keele medical school.

“What I like about my specialty is the interface between physical and mental illnesses and how these both affect each other. This gives me an opportunity to care for my patients more holistically and comprehensively. I passionately support the campaign against the stigma of mental illness and sincerely hope that with our effort in this direction, there will be better assessments and treatments for these conditions.”