Omid Shabestari

Faculty Member

Omid Shabestari is a PhD in Health Informatics and a medical doctor. During his career of more than 26 years, Omid has been involved in academic, healthcare, high-tech and life science services. He is an ex-Amazonian who currently serves as director of clinical analytics at AbbVie, a global fortune 100 pharmaceutical company.

Omid started several courses at the University of Toronto, including “Big Data Analytics in Healthcare” and “Data Visualization in Healthcare”. He is also a founding member of Big Data (Analytics) for Biology, Medicine, and Healthcare at the IEEE Technical Committee.