Omid Shabestari

MD (Tehran University of Medical Sciences)
PhD (City University of London)

Professional Interest:

Cancer, Preventive healthcare, Healthcare Service Improvement


  • I have developed several predictive models in healthcare including impact of flu outbreak on healthcare professionals work attendance, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in healthcare professionals suffering NeedleStick Injury (NSI) and triage of patients presented with acute abdomen in emergency departments
  • I contributed to one of the National Program for IT Evaluation Projects on electronic blood transfusion management systems at NHS (UK)
  • I evaluated the impact of several telecare projects offered to people with chronic diseases and cancer in the UK
  • I have contributed to training of the many health informatics professionals at undergraduate and graduate levels in Canada and applied different innovative and kinesthetic methods in my teaching