Dr. Rakesh Kumar Jain

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Jain

MBBS, MD, DCH
Senior Consultant – Paediatric Neurology

Paediatric Neurologist- 18 Years of Experience

Doctor Profile

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Jain is a Paediatric Neurologist with over 12 years of experience[COMA] having trained and worked in the UK. He has presented his work at many international conferences like European Paediatric Neurology Conference[COMA] British Paediatric Neurology Conference and Royal College of Paediatric & Child Health Conference[COMA] to name a few. He is an active member of various international neurology societies. His efforts in medical education have received recognition by the Oxford University and Guys St. Thomas and King’s College London[COMA] UK . In India, he has been actively involved in teaching and training of Indian colleagues working in different parts of the country.

 

Education

  • Medical School & Fellowships
  • MBBS – PGIMS Rohtak, 1998
  • MD – —-
  • DCH – Rohtak, 2001
  • Fellowship – Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health, London, 2011
  • Fellowship – Paediatric Neuro-disability – Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Fellowship – Royal London Hospital , UK

Work Experience

  • Consultant,  Oxford University Hospital, UK
  • Fellowship, Paediatric Neuro-disability, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Fellowship, Royal London Hospital , UK
  • King’s College Hospital, London , UK

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council (GMC), UK
  • Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health (RCPCH), UK
  • British Paediatric Neurology Association (BPNA), UK
  • International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE)
  • International Child Neurology Association (ICNA), USA
  • Indian Medical Council, India
  • International Headache Society, USA.
  • European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS).

Awards and Recognitions

  • Publication: Skeletal Muscle Myopathy Mutations at the Actin-Tropomyosin Interface that Cause Gain Or Loss of Function. Biophysical Journal Jan 2012. 102(3) pp. 231a
  • Publication: Recurrent apnoeas in an infant with Prader-Willi syndrome. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology supp.1 January 2013 Vol. 53
  • Publication: Video EEG (vEEG) outcome on children referred following a single unprovoked afebrile seizure. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology supp1 January 2012; 54: 67-67
  • Publication: Hypertonic nemaline myopathy: a novel disease entity (accepted in journal of ‘NEUROLOGY’/2011/395210)
  • Publication: Video EEG (vEEG) outcome on children referred following a single unprovoked afebrile seizure. Arch Dis Child. 2012 Jan; 97(1):90. Epub 2011 Oct 6
  • Publication: Evaluation of the floppy infant. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health Nov 2011; 21: 495-500
  • Publication: Electro-clinical outcome of children referred with suspected absence seizures. Arch Dis Child. 2011 Oct; 96(10): 987-8. Epub 2011 Sep 8
  • Presentation: Recurrent apnoeas in an infant with Prader-Willi syndrome. Poster presentation, BPNA Annual conference, Edinburgh. Jan 2013
  • Presentation: Video EEG (vEEG) outcome on children referred following a single unprovoked afebrile seizure. Poster presentation, BPNA Annual conference, London. Jan 2012
  • Presentation: The EEG in children referred for suspected epileptic absences: How often is it diagnostic. Poster presentation, BPNA Annual conference, Edinburgh. Jan 2011
  • Presentation: An infantile onset epileptic encephalopathy associated with a homozygous missense variant in the SCN1A gene. Platform presentation, BPNA (British Paediatric Neurology Association) Annual conference, Edinburgh. Jan 2010
  • Presentation: Non-organic seizure disorder, Paediatric grand round, JRH, Oxford. Dec 2009
  • Training for examiners for OSCE, Oxford Dec 2011
  • Advance Paediatric EEG Workshop (5 day), Birmingham, Oct 2011
  • Paediatric Neurology master classes, Bristol Sep 2011
  • Course: Quality and Safety in patient management, NESC course centre, Oxford Sep 2011
  • Peadiatric Epilepsy Training Course – 2015

Speciality Interests

  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Botox Therapy in Cerebral palsy
  • Autism
  • Developmental disorders

Research Experience

  • 19 publications on epilepsy, neuro-metabolic and neuromuscular disorders published in international journals

Main Speciality

  • Paediatric Neurology
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