Nishard Abdeen MD, FRCPC


Nishard Abdeen MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor


Name: Nishard Abdeen, MD, FRCPC

Faculty Appointment (s): Assistant Professor

Specialty: Pediatric RadiologY

Clinical Interests: Pediatric Neuroradiology, Pediatric Interventional Radiology, Radiation Protection

Research Interests: Advanced MR of brain tumours, functional MRI, SWI

Residency: University of Ottawa

Fellowship: University of Ottawa, Pediatric Radiology (CHEO)

Dr. Abdeen holds an academic appointment with the Faculty as Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology and has been an active radiologist at CHEO  in the Department of Medical  Imaging since 2010. He has served as Radiation Safety Officer and Fellowship program director of the department.

Dr Abdeen  is Section Head of Pediatric Radiology for the annual University of Ottawa radiology  review course. His clinical interests are in pediatric neuroradiology , pediatric intervention, and radiation safety. His research interests are in advanced MRI  applications in the pediatric brain  including DTI,  tumour perfusion, susceptibility weighted imaging  and functional MRI.

A medical graduate from McGill University, Dr Abdeen was a family physician for fifteen years prior to completing a residency in radiology at uOttawa in 2009, followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Radiology at CHEO in 2010.

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