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Neema Ghorbani Mojarrad

Lecturer in Optometry

Faculty/Dept/School School of Optometry and Vision Science
(Faculty of Life Sciences)
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Genetic Prediction
Myopia Prediction
Polygenic Risk Scores
Contact Lenses
Anterior Eye
Service Delivery
Ocular Epidemiology 
Ocular Disease

Professional activities

  • 14-OCT-19: British and Irish University and College Contact Lens Educators,
  • 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
  • 01-JAN-15: - Newly Qualified Optometrist of the Year
  • College of Optometrists
  • Association of Optometrists
  • British Contact Lens Association
  • General Optical Council 01-28219
  • Iranian Persian


Peer Reviewed Journal
TitleAssociation Between Polygenic Risk Score and Risk of Myopia. (2019)
AuthorsGhorbani Mojarrad N;Plotnikov D;Williams C;Guggenheim JA; ;
JournalJAMA Ophthalmology
TitleA genetic risk score and number of myopic parents independently predict myopia. (2018)
AuthorsGhorbani Mojarrad N;Williams C;Guggenheim JA;
JournalOphthalmic and Physiological Optics
TitleGenetic prediction of myopia: prospects and challenges. (2017)
AuthorsGuggenheim JA;Ghorbani Mojarrad N;Williams C;Flitcroft DI;
JournalOphthalmic and Physiological Optics