Visiting Lecturer, University of Portsmouth & Former Advisor NICE
Qualified with a hospital pharmacy background, Omar has been working as the Formulary Advisor
for Surrey & Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust for nearly 15 years. He sits on the regional Joint Drugs &
Therapeutics Committee as well as the CCG/Commissioning Prescribing Clinical Network. Omar
has been a visiting Lecturer at UCLH Pharmacy Programme and was both Lecturer/Examiner on the
Independent Prescribing V300 Course at the University of Surrey. He has over 30 publications to date.
Omar served a position on the External Reference Group on Cost Impact Modelling for NICE from
2010 -2015 and in 2016 was appointed Panel Member for the newly formed Adoption & Impact Program
for NICE. He advises foreign investors (US Embassy) on ‘Value Based Assessments (hosted by the
UK Department of Trade & Industry) and recently delivered a Healthcare NHS Reform program to
over 40 Healthcare Insurance Provider delegates visiting from the US
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Omar.