Mahmood Adil

Dr Mahmood Adil

Dr Mahmood Adil is National Clinical Quality & Efficiency Advisor at the Department of Health (England) and Visiting Professor of Value Based Healthcare, at Manchester Business School. He has 24 years of clinical, public health and management experience and has delivered on senior leadership positions in the NHS and USA (Yale).

He is graduated from King Edward Medical University, Lahore (Pakistan) and completed his postgraduate qualifications in paediatrics, management, economics, health informatics and public health in the UK. He has won many academic awards and fellowships during his postgraduate studies.

He has made substantial contributions to the improvement of health services through his clinical, public health, management, academic and senior civil service roles which are reflected in his regional, national and international accomplishment in his professional career. Notably championed the ways to improve quality of care, safety, efficiency through ‘business case for quality’ model to achieve value-based healthcare in the NHS, chronic diseases national policy e.g. diabetes national service framework (NSF), preparation of the Department of Health’s toolkit to support good practice in international humanitarian and health work, need assessment, planning and quality assurance of a number of healthcare services, leading the health & emergency planning operations of the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester, building international health collaborations with a number of countries and conducting comparative health system analysis of the UK and US health systems during his one year teaching and research work at the Yale University.

He is an Alumnus of Kennedy School of Government (Harvard), the Judge Institute of Management (University of Cambridge), Prime Minister’s Top Management Programme (UK), Common Purpose 20:20 and qualified member of the UK Institute of Directors, Institute of Healthcare Improvement (USA), fellow of Royal College of Physician and Faculty of Public Health, associate of the Nuffield Trust and member of the NHS Health Technology Assessment Therapeutic Procedure Panel. In a recent interview he observed that, “I am very lucky to be brought up by very caring parents and have had the opportunity to work with some leading figures in the profession, who have acted as my teachers and mentors. I now look back and thank God for the knowledge, experience and opportunities to improve healthcare and make a difference in human lives”.


Dr Mahmood Adil on Value Based Healthcare