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Farah Hussain, M.D.

Farah Hussain, M.D.

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Mental Health and Wellness

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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Contact

Appointment (585) 273-5050

About Me

Professional Background

Farah Hussain, MD, is currently Associate Professor of Psychiatry at University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. She currently provides psychiatry consultation liaison services to pediatric population at Golisano Children's Hospital and is a consulting psychiatrist at SUNY Brockport. S...
Farah Hussain, MD, is currently Associate Professor of Psychiatry at University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. She currently provides psychiatry consultation liaison services to pediatric population at Golisano Children's Hospital and is a consulting psychiatrist at SUNY Brockport. She is the leading psychiatrist in Office of Mental Health and CMS regulated RTF program at Hillside, Crestwood Campus, and day treatment program (regulated by New York State Education department and OMH) with her focus remains to be the bio-psycho-social integration of treatment.

Dr Hussain has continued to educate and supervise 2nd year fellows, PGY5 residents, from the ACGME fellowship program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at University of Rochester Medical Center in the RTF setting at Hillside as a senior psychiatrist. Providing invaluable experience to understand the complexities and nuances of psychiatric care at different myriad of level of care available in the community under variety of regulations by different entities.

Dr. Hussain received her medical degree from Allama Iqbal Medical College and completed her Psychiatry residency at University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY in 2003. Dr. Hussain completed her fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at University of Rochester School of Medicine in 2005. She is board certified in General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry from ABPN. Her professional interests and passion include education, teaching, integrated physical and psychiatric health, and family work.

Certified Specialties

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry, Child & Adoles Serv (SMD)

Credentials

Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Strong Memorial Hospital Rochester University. 2003 - 2005

Residency, Psychiatry, Strong Memorial Hospital Rochester University. 2001 - 2003

Internship, Psychiatry, Strong Memorial Hospital Rochester University. 2000 - 2001

Residency, Internal Medicine, Allama Iqbal Medical College (Pakistan). 1995 - 1996

Residency, Internal Medicine, King Edward Medical College (Pakistan). 1995 - 1995

Residency, Internal Medicine, Allama Iqbal Medical College (Pakistan). 1994 - 1995

Education

MBBS | Allama Iqbal Medical College (Pakistan). 1994