Abigail Fahim

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University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Clinical Lecturer
Short bio: 

Graduate School: University of Michigan, 2007

Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, 2009

Postdoctoral Fellowship; School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, 2010

Residency: University of Michigan, Ophthalmology, 2014

Research summary: 

Inherited retinal dystrophies; genetic modifiers in retinal dystrophies; medical education.

Recent publications: 

Understanding the Adverse Effects of Ocriplasmin-Reply. Johnson MW, Fahim AT. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Nov 6. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4505. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 25375273 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Acute panretinal structural and functional abnormalities after intravitreous ocriplasmin injection. Fahim AT, Khan NW, Johnson MW. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Apr 1;132(4):484-6. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2013.8142. PMID: 24577241 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Lateral Geniculate Lesions Causing Reversible Blindness in a Pre-eclamptic Patient With a Variant of Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome. Stem MS, Fahim A, Trobe JD, Parmar HA, Ibrahim M. J Neuroophthalmol. 2014 Dec;34(4):372-6. doi: 10.1097/WNO.0000000000000120. PMID: 24739995 [PubMed - in process]

Polymorphic variation of RPGRIP1L and IQCB1 as modifiers of X-linked retinitis pigmentosa caused by mutations in RPGR. Fahim AT, Bowne SJ, Sullivan LS, Webb KD, Williams JT, Wheaton DK, Birch DG, Daiger SP. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2012;723:313-20. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4614-0631-0_41. No abstract available. PMID: 22183348 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Allelic heterogeneity and genetic modifier loci contribute to clinical variation in males with X-linked retinitis pigmentosa due to RPGR mutations. Fahim AT, Bowne SJ, Sullivan LS, Webb KD, Williams JT, Wheaton DK, Birch DG, Daiger SP. PLoS One. 2011;6(8):e23021. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023021. Epub 2011 Aug 12. PMID: 21857984 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]