Dr Waqaar Shah is chair of the independent expert panel for the NICE / SIGN / RCGP Managing the long-term effects of COVID-19 guideline. At South West London CCG, he is a clinical director and also the clinical lead for ophthalmology. He works as a GP partner at Chatfield Healthcare in London, where he is also a GP appraiser and a GP trainer.
He has chaired NICE guideline committees for Macular Degeneration, Prostate Cancer and for Neonatal Infection.
He sits on the Department of Health and Social Care Eye Health Forum, and on the Clinical Council for Eye Care Commissioning.