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Neema Ghorbani Mojarrad

Lecturer in Optometry

Faculty/Dept/School School of Optometry and Vision Science
(Faculty of Life Sciences)
Emailn.ghorbanimojarrad@bradford.ac.uk
Telephone +441274 232179
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Teaching

Teaching interests

Contact Lenses
Optometry
Myopia
Ocular Development
Professional Conduct
Glaucoma
Low Vision
Ocular Pharmacology
Ocular Genetics
Genetic Prediction

Research

Myopia 
Genetic Prediction
Myopia Prediction
Ortho-Keratology
Polygenic Risk Scores
Contact Lenses
Anterior Eye
Service Delivery
Ocular Epidemiology 
Ocular Disease

Professional activities

  • 01-JAN-13: University of Manchester - BSc (Hons) Optometry
  • 01-JAN-15: College of Optometrists - Professional Certificate in Glaucoma
  • 01-JAN-15: College of Optometrists - Professional Certificate in Low Vision
  • 01-JAN-15: School/Sport Vision Ltd - Diploma in School Vision
  • College of Optometrists, College of Optometrists
  • Association of Optometrists, Association of Optometrists
  • British Contact Lens Association, British Contact Lens Association
  • General Optical Council, General Optical Council 01-28219
  • 14-OCT-19: British and Irish University and College Contact Lens Educators,
  • 01-JAN-15: - Newly Qualified Optometrist of the Year
  • Iranian Persian

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal
TitleEvidence That Emmetropization Buffers Against Both Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Myopia. (2020)
AuthorsPozarickij A;Enthoven CA;Ghorbani Mojarrad N;Plotnikov D;Tedja MS;Haarman AEG;Tideman JWL;Polling JR;Northstone K;Williams C;Klaver CCW;Guggenheim JA;
JournalInvestigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science
DOI10.1167/iovs.61.2.41
 
TitleAssociation between polygenic risk score and risk of myopia (2019)
AuthorsGhorbani Mojarrad, Neema; Plotnikov, D.; Williams, C.; Guggenheim, J.A.
 
TitleAssociation Between Polygenic Risk Score and Risk of Myopia. (2019)
AuthorsGhorbani Mojarrad N;Plotnikov D;Williams C;Guggenheim JA; ;
JournalJAMA Ophthalmology
DOI10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.4421
 
TitleA genetic risk score and number of myopic parents independently predict myopia (2018)
AuthorsGhorbani Mojarrad, Neema; Williams, C.; Guggenheim, J.A.
 
TitleA genetic risk score and number of myopic parents independently predict myopia. (2018)
AuthorsGhorbani Mojarrad N;Williams C;Guggenheim JA;
JournalOphthalmic and Physiological Optics
DOI10.1111/opo.12579
 
TitleGenetic prediction of myopia: prospects and challenges (2017)
AuthorsGuggenheim, J.A.; Ghorbani Mojarrad, Neema; Williams, C.; Flitcroft, D.I.
 
TitleGenetic prediction of myopia: prospects and challenges. (2017)
AuthorsGuggenheim JA;Ghorbani Mojarrad N;Williams C;Flitcroft DI;
JournalOphthalmic and Physiological Optics
DOI10.1111/opo.12403
 
Title Author(s)
Improving the genetic prediction of myopia and refractive error (2019)Ghorbani Mojarrad N, Williams C, Guggenheim J A
Accuracy of genetic prediction of myopia in individuals of non-European ancestry (2019)Ghorbani Mojarrad N, Williams C, Guggenheim J A
How can we boost the detection of myopia associated genes (2018)Ghorbani Mojarrad N, Williams C, Guggenheim J A
How can we boost the detection of myopia associated genes (2018)Ghorbani Mojarrad N, Williams C, Guggenheim J A
The genetic prediction of myopia (2017)Ghorbani Mojarrad N, Williams C, Guggenheim J A
The use of predictive modelling for myopia in identifying candidate genes (2017)Ghorbani Mojarrad N, Williams C, Guggenheim J A