Doctor Historic Complaints and Conduct

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Dear General Medical Council,

I am seeking information in relation to a Peadatrician named Sarra Ahmed.

I would like to know the following:

1. How many complaints has been made against the doctor either informally or formally?

2. Have any of these ever been investigated?

3. What was the nature of these complaints?

4. Were any of these complaints upheld?

5. How do I make a formal complaint about a doctors conduct?

Yours faithfully,

Charlene Locke

FOI, General Medical Council

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FOI, General Medical Council

Dear Ms Locke,


Your information request – IR1-2760338560

Thank you for your email dated 30 July, in which you ask for information
in relation to any complaints against Dr Sarra Ahmed.


How we will consider your request

We’re going to consider your request under the Freedom of Information Act
2000 (FOIA). The FOIA gives us 20 working days to respond, but we’ll come
back to you as soon as we can.


Who to contact

Mark Ellen will be handling your request. If you have any questions you
can contact him via email at [1][email address].


Unfortunately, due to the pandemic outbreak we are currently operating at
reduced capacity. It may therefore take us longer to respond to your
request. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Yours sincerely


Lauren Barrowcliffe

Information Access Team Assistant


[email address]

General Medical Council

3 Hardman Street


M3 3AW


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