Nizar Abdelfattah
House Staff

Dr. Abdelfattah is an ophthalmology resident with special interest in volunteerism, medical education, and academic research. He was able to make volunteer mentoring an interwoven part of the fabric of his medical career.

He spearheads one of the largest nongovernmental organizations in medical education worldwide, with over 50,000 medical professionals around the globe. He has also been an invited lecturer to over 20 universities in Africa, Europe, North America and Asia.

He is also a lead on multiple retinal research studies. His research interests include etiologic and pathogenic factors contributing to chronic eye diseases, quantifying risk factors of macular diseases, applications of artificial intelligence in retinal imaging, global ophthalmology and medical education.

Current Research Interests

  • Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Imaging
  • Age-related Macular Degeneration

Current Appointments & Affiliations

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