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Mina

MD/PhD Doctor of Medicine and of Philosophy candidate

Expertise
Anything medicine related, special interests in cardiovascular disease, eye disease, health policy, and innovations in medicine
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Project ideas

Project ideas are meant to help inspire student thinking about their own project. Students are in the driver seat of their research and are free to use any or none of the ideas shared by their mentors.

Effect of blue light reflecting glasses: Do they work?

Blue light reflecting glasses have been alleged to help with eye strain from screens, help with sleep quality, and prevent dry eye. They have become extremely popular after the pandemic due to increased screen time. A review paper could illuminate what evidence exists for whether they do what they claim.

The use of virtual and augmented reality in Medicine

Virtual and augmented reality are becoming more widely adopted technologies. They are currently beginning to be used in different medical subspecialties. This would be a fascinating review paper.

Health literacy and COVID-19

Due to widespread information and misinformation, the importance of 'health literacy' has been emphasized during the COVID-19 pandemic. This would be an interesting topic to research.