Dr Shuja SYED

Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Conviction / Caution
Hearing date from
06 Dec 2021
Hearing date to
08 Dec 2021
Location of hearing
This is a virtual hearing. It is possible to observe proceedings from our Manchester hearing centre. Please give us 14 days' notice if you would like to attend, so arrangements can be made. Contact us about observing a hearing
GMC reference number
Area of incident
North East Lincolnshire

Pre hearing information


The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that on 1 April 2021, at Grimsby Crown Court, Dr Syed was convicted of Sexual Assault – no penetration. It is alleged that on 28 May 2021, Dr Syed was sentenced to six months imprisonment suspended for two years, 20 days of Rehabilitation Activity Requirement and to register under the Sexual Offences Act 2003 for seven years.



This reflects the allegation as it stands at the start of the hearing. The allegation may be amended as the hearing proceeds and when findings of fact are made by the tribunal.


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Private hearings

In accordance with Rule 41(2) of the General Medical Council (Fitness to Practise) Rules 2004, the tribunal may decide to exclude the public from the proceedings or any part of the proceedings, where they consider that the circumstances of the case outweigh the public interest in holding the hearing in public.