North Tyneside community
Omar has been a pharmacist since 2004, he is currently Lead Clinical Pharmacist in Northumbria Primary Care. Omar was born in the North East and has a passion for the region, he is keen to provide a voice for staff as this has positive outcomes on patient care, especially in the sharing of different ideas.
Omar served on the Local Pharmaceutical Committee from 2011-2016 and currently volunteers in the Muslim community setting up a blood donation clinic and arranging a food kitchen for refugees. He is also a member of the BAME Staff Network, making him well placed to reflect a broader viewpoint from BAME staff and patient views from his work out in the community.