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First Name

Dr. Omar

Last Name

Aimer

Nickname

omar-aimer

City

Montreal

State/Province

Quebec

Country

Canada

Professional Background

Credentials

PharmD, PhD

Headline

Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance specialist

Short Bio

Has over 10 years of experience focusing on Quality Assurance and Risk Management of Medical Devices in the hospital environment and more than 8 years in Pharmacovigilance. He has a Master of Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety from Paris Descartes University with a strong knowledge of the European Medicine Agency’s Pharmacovigilance Regulation and Good Pharmacovigilance Practices, and 5 years of experience in Pharmacovigilance in France (ANSM and Hospitals). Omar has 11 years experience as lecturer on Pharmacology in Algiers (Algeria) and Clinical Research in Versailles (France) and Orgnized Pharmacovigilance workshops in Montreal Canada.

Since 2017, he works as Pharmacovigilance Specialist Pharmaceutical Industry in Canada. Omar is an author and international speaker about the impact of Artifcial Intelligence on Pharmacovigilance. He is currently leading projects for pharmacovigilance training and mentoring students at McGill University. In 2020, Omar earned a Certification on Improving Global Health Focusing on Quality and Safety from Harvard University. He is also an active member of the International and North American Society of Pharmacovigilance.