Ömer Hakan Şimşek

Turkish Ministry of Health, Head of IS Systems
Industry Plenary 21 May
Industry Panelist

Ömer Hakan Şimşek has received his first Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmaceutics at İstanbul University at 2000 and a second Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration at Anadolu University. He received his Master of Science degree in Health Economics and Pharmacoeconomics, with a thesis on “The Effect of Legislation changes to Medicines Market” from Hacettepe University. Mr. Şimşek has experience in pharmacy management, as well as software development. He started to work at the Turkish Medicines and Medical Devices Agency (TMMDA) under the Ministry of Health in 2013 and since then, lead many projects at the Agency. He is currently the Head of the IT Department.