Omar Shaker, MD, MBA
Certified Data Consultant and Healthcare Futurist
Omar Shaker, MD, MBA is a physician turned clinical data visualization expert, with 3 years of patient care at Tufts and abroad, and a 10-year track record of EHR, decision making, and interoperability consulting. People-focused with exceptional ability to lead emotionally. Extensive clinical data analytics practice working with a wide variety of clinical datasets from payers, health systems, pharma, and HIEs. Successful track record in delivering health data products based on data generated from user research and using design thinking methods. Named one of HIMSS Future 50, and published author and presenter on FHIR at HL7 Roundtables, and AHIMA on clinical data integrity and burnout. Active advisor and angel investor in early-stage digital health startups. Published author and confident speaker, with extensive healthcare network.
Omar has 10+ years of experience in consulting US Payers and Providers to improve healthcare using data science and data visualization. Over his career, Omar has worked with a varied number of clients including Kaiser Permanente, Blue Cross Blue Shield, San Mateo Medical Center, University of South Alabama, University of San Diego, John W. Brick Foundation, and Orchid Health, to name a few.
In addition to his data analytics work, Omar is also a certified Functional Medicine health coach and has developed novel, data-driven ways to approach executive wellbeing
General Specialties: Clinical Data Specialist, Medical Informatics, HIPAA
Available Licenses: Licensed in CA.
Specialty Focus: Clinical Data Consultancy, HL7/FHIR/SNOMED/ICD/RxNorm
Education: Doctorate of Medicine - Ain Shams University and Tufts, Masters of International Business - Hult International Business School.
Years in Practice: 10