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Prof Ricky J Richardson

Neuro Developmental Paediatrician / General Paediatrician


Professor Ricky J Richardson is a Neuro Developmental and General Paediatrician who works in the department of Psychological Medicine. His area of expertise includes general paediatrics and neuro-developmental paediatrics. He leads multi-disciplinary assessments on children who are either struggling at school or are behaving in an abnormal way. 

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French (conversational)
  • Malay (conversational)


  • General paediatrics
  • Neuro-developmental paediatrics
  • Identifying children with social and communication disorders as well as clinical screening for ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia, and dyscalculia. 


  • BSc 
  • MBBS 
  • MRCP (UK) 
  • FRCP 
  • DCH 
  • DTM&H
  • eHealth and telemedicine

News & Publications

Professor Richardson has written numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters including:

Richardson, R., Skuse, D., 2012. Developments in Diagnosis of Autism. Autism Eye Issue 6. 2020health. 2010. Healthcare without walls: A framework for delivering telehealth at scale. Department of Health. 

Richardson, R.J., 2006. 'A Virtual Reality': Despite all the IT delays and overspends, eHealth offers an easier, simpler future. Pharmaceutical Marketing. 18(4). 

Richardson, R., 2004. eHealth and ePsychiatry for Europe. International Psychiatry: Bulletin of the Board of International Affairs of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. 3 pp. 3-4.

Richardson, R.J., 2004. eHealth, the road ahead. Al Forsa Magazine. Autumn 2004. 

Richardson, R.J., 2004. eHealth, the Road Ahead. Al Forsa Magazine.  

Richardson, R.J., 2003. eHealth and ePsychiatry for Europe. International Psychiatry, 3, pp 3-4.

Richardson, R. J., 2003. eHealth as an agent for Healthcare Reform. Independent Doctors Forum

Richardson, R.J., 2002. A Global eHealth Network, Is it a practical option? European Journal of Medical Research. 

Richardson, R., 1997. Tele-medicine and Tele-care. In, M. Sosa-Iudicissa, N. Oliveri, C. A. Gamboa, Ed. Internet, Telematics and Health. Oxford: IOS Press. pp. 221.

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