Karrar  Karrar

Karrar Karrar

Lead for Pharmaceutical Policy, Save the Children

Karrar leads on Save the Children’s pharmaceutical policy workstream. This portfolio of work covers both access to medicines policy work as well as immunisation policy workstream. He is a member of the GAVI CSO Steering Committee and is also an ACT-A CSO representative on the COVAX pillar. Prior to joining Save the Children, Karrar was a pharmaceutical researcher at the Access to Medicine Foundation in the Netherlands working on the 2018 ‘Access to Medicines Index’ and the ‘Antimicrobial Resistance Benchmark’. Karrar is a pharmacist by training and worked previously as a clinical Pharmacist covering different sub-specialities of medicine in the United Kingdom’s national health service.