Dr. Ahmed Bayoumi is a Scientist at the Centre for Research on Inner City Health at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute and a general internist and HIV physician at St. Michael's Hospital. He holds the Fondation Baxter & Alma Ricard Chair in Inner City Health at St. Michael's and the University of Toronto. He is a professor in the Department of Medicine and in the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto. He is a past director of Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research at the University of Toronto and a past president of the Society for Medical Decision Making. He is also a senior adjunct scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and a member of the Canadian Drug Expert Committee.
His research interests include economic evaluation, decision analysis, and quality of life assessment for HIV-related health interventions, and studies of the access to the delivery of health services, particularly to people living with HIV, people who use drugs, and other marginalized populations. His work has included cost-effectiveness analyses of screening strategies for HIV, drug treatments for HIV and related conditions, and supervised injection facilities for injection drug users.