Professor Lord Ara Darzi

Co-Director of Institute of Global Health Innovation

Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Professor Darzi is Co-Director of the Institute of Global Health Innovation at Imperial College London and holds the Paul Hamlyn Chair of Surgery. He is a Consultant Surgeon at Imperial College NHS Trust and the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, Chair of the NHS Accelerated Access Collaborative and Chair for the Pre-emptive Health and Medicine Initiative at Flagship Pioneering UK.

In 2002, Professor Darzi was knighted for his services to medicine and surgery, introduced as Lord Darzi of Denham to the UK’s House of Lords in 2007, been a member of His Majesty’s Most Honourable Privy Council since 2009 and awarded the Order of Merit in 2016.

Lord Darzi was awarded the Qatari Sash of Independence in 2014 and is an International Advisory Panel Member for Hamad Healthcare Quality Institute; Executive Chair, World Innovation Summit for Health; Member of the Advisory Board for Qatar Foundation and Vice-Chair of the Board of Governors of Sidra Medicine.


Al Wosail Ballroom

Thursday, November 9, 2023

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM