Research Assistant, Centre on Global Health Security
Abbas Omaar
Contact information
+44 (0)20 7314 3646

Summary

Abbas Omaar joined the Centre on Global Health Security in September 2014. He works across issues related to public private partnerships in global health and coordinates the centre's One Health programme. He also coordinates its Infectious Disease Risk Assessment and Management (IDRAM) initiative which aims to facilitate dialogue between the extractive industry and international development actors, finance institutions, national governments and public health stakeholders.

Abbas obtained his MSc in International Health Management from Imperial College London and a BSc in Biology with Psychology from Queen Mary, University of London.

Expertise

  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • One Health
  • Private sector involvement in global health issues

Experience

2016-Research Assistant, Project Coordinator, Centre on Global Health Security, Chatham House
2014-16Project Coordinator, Centre on Global Health Security, Chatham House

 

Languages

  • Somali
  • Arabic (not for broadcast)