Prof Mahmood Adil
MBBS, DCH, CerHEcon, DipHInformatics, MHSM, FRCP(Edin), FFPH, Dip IoD, FFCI
Medical Director @ NHS National Services Scotland
Prof Mahmood Adil has 25 years of medical, public health and executive management experience in the NHS and USA. His current remit is to oversee the health intelligence and health protection functions of Scotland. He provides national leadership in utilising the most comprehensive national health data, digital and informatics technology capability to establish data-driven health & wellbeing services, improve broad ranging clinical outcomes and delivering effective patient and population health outcomes.
He is Honorary Professor of Health Intelligence & Service Effectiveness (University of Glasgow), Visiting Professor of International Health (University of Strathclyde), Clinical Data & Intelligence Lead (Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh) and National Clinical Informatics Lead (Digital Health & Care Institute, Scotland). BMJ (British Medical Journal) has recently designated him a Role Model for medical professionals in the country (www.bmj.com/content/365/bmj.l1765)
He is an alumni of the Harvard Kennedy School, Institute of Healthcare Improvement (USA), Yale School of Public Health and European Hospital & Healthcare Federation. He has postgraduate qualifications in medicine, paediatrics, public health, economics, management and health informatics fields. He has a track record of comprehensively improving healthcare quality and efficiency with data and digital technology and been adviser to a number of countries and organisations globally.