Scientific Programme


Prof Sir Aziz Sheikh
Professor of Primary Care Research & Development,
Director of the Usher Institute and Dean of Data,
University of Edinburgh, UK

Professor Sir Aziz Sheikh is Chair of Primary Care Research and Development, Director of the Usher Institute and Dean of Data at the University of Edinburgh. He is also Director of the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research (AUKCAR) and Director of the Health Data Research UK BREATHE Hub.

Aziz holds a number of visiting chairs, namely: University of Birmingham (UK), Queen Mary’s University of London (UK) and Maastricht University (Netherlands).  He was previously Visiting Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

He is an editorial board member of BMC Medicine, Health Informatics Journal, Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, Medical Care and PLOS Medicine, and is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Quality in Health Care.

Aziz was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for ‘Services to Medicine and Health Care’ in 2014 and a Knight Bachelor in 2022 for ‘Services to COVID-19 Research and Policy’ by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.


Programme Details

Day 1, 12 October 2022 , Wednesday, 1530 – 1700hrs
Session 4: 12 Oct 2022, Wed, 1530 - 1700hrs
Track : Partnership for a Sustainable Healthcare (Level 1, Hall 1, ApeX)
Topic : Plenary: Partnership for a Sustainable Healthcare