Professor Nadeem Qureshi

SpecialityProfessor of Primary Care, University of Nottingham

Professor Qureshi completed his undergraduate medical degree from University College London Medical School in 1986. He became a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP) with Distinction in 1991, and completed a Doctorate in 2006. Between 2004 and 2005, he was awarded a US Harkness fellowship at the CDC Office of Genomics and Disease Prevention in Atlanta. In 2011, he was appointed as Clinical Professor at University of Nottingham. His research focuses on translating genomic medicine into non-specialist healthcare settings and stratifying patients’ care according to primary care databases and genomics profiles ( He has collaborated with academics in Malaysia, Qatar, Netherlands and South Africa on primary care genetics research. He is currently a member of the Genomic England Ethics Advisory Committee. He has previously been appointed to the NICE guideline development groups for Familial Hypercholesterolaemia, Lipid modification and Familial Breast Cancer.