Dr Abbasi graduated from St. George’s, University of London gaining a Merit Award for “Outstanding Performance” in Medical MB finals. He attained Membership to the Royal College of General Practitioners with Merit Award in 2005. He is Joint Clinical Lead Director in East and South East London as well as being involved with GP Leadership Development.
Dr Abbasi is an experienced GP specialist trainer for the London Specialty School of General Practice and he also supervises and assesses undergraduate students at St. George’s, University of London. He was previously elected by Lambeth GPs to the CCG governing body and chaired the Primary Care Development Programme. Dr Abbasi previously led the pan-Lambeth Federation bid for the Prime Minister’s Challenge Fund, securing £3.5mil for Lambeth residents, and jointly chaired the steering group leading extended access implementation in Lambeth.
Dr Abbasi is also a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners.