Riaz Qureshi, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology

Graduate School :
  • PhD, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health (2021)
Department: Ophthalmology


  • Lee MJ, Lin JC, Qureshi R, Greenberg PB. Predictors of citation count for systematic reviews in ophthalmology. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2023 Jan;261(1):281-282. PubMed PMID: 35943581
  • Zhu AS, Lin JC, Kang C, Qureshi R, Scherer RW, Greenberg PB. Predictors of Citations for Original Research in Ophthalmology. Semin Ophthalmol. 2023 May;38(4):398-401. PubMed PMID: 36697379
  • Monaco W, Qureshi R, Arif A, Aggarwal S, Meng H. Risk Factors for Vision Loss among Nursing Home Residents: A Cross-Sectional Analysis. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2023 Jan;24(1):105-112.e1. PubMed PMID: 36442539
  • Qureshi R, Mayo-Wilson E, Li T. Harms in Systematic Reviews Paper 1: An introduction to research on harms. J Clin Epidemiol. 2022 Mar;143:186-196. PubMed PMID: 34742788
  • Qureshi R, Mayo-Wilson E, Rittiphairoj T, McAdams-DeMarco M, Guallar E, Li T. Harms in Systematic Reviews Paper 2: Methods used to assess harms are neglected in systematic reviews of gabapentin. J Clin Epidemiol. 2022 Mar;143:212-223. PubMed PMID: 34742789
  • Qureshi R, Mayo-Wilson E, Rittiphairoj T, McAdams-DeMarco M, Guallar E, Li T. Harms in Systematic Reviews Paper 3: Given the same data sources, systematic reviews of gabapentin have different results for harms. J Clin Epidemiol. 2022 Mar;143:224-241. PubMed PMID: 34742790
  • Phillips R, Cro S, Wheeler G, Bond S, Morris TP, Creanor S, Hewitt C, Love S, Lopes A, Schlackow I, Gamble C, MacLennan G, Habron C, Gordon AC, Vergis N, Li T, Qureshi R, Everett CC, Holmes J, Kirkham A, Peckitt C, Pirrie S, Ahmed N, Collett L, Cornelius V. Visualising harms in publications of randomised controlled trials: consensus and recommendations. BMJ. 2022 May 16;377:e068983. PubMed PMID: 35577357
  • Qureshi R, Gough A, Loudon K. The SPIRIT Checklist-lessons from the experience of SPIRIT protocol editors. Trials. 2022 Apr 27;23(1):359. PubMed PMID: 35477436
  • Protasio JN, King A, Pasquale LR, Barton K, Bonnar J, Qureshi R, Virgili G, Azuara-Blanco A. How Can We Quantify and Compare Harm in Surgical Trials?. Am J Ophthalmol. 2022 Sep;241:64-70. PubMed PMID: 35526589
  • McCann P, Kruoch Z, Qureshi R, Li T. Effectiveness of interventions for dry eye: a protocol for an overview of systematic reviews. BMJ Open. 2022 Jun 7;12(6):e058708. PubMed PMID: 35672062
  • Qureshi R, Chen X, Goerg C, Mayo-Wilson E, Dickinson S, Golzarri-Arroyo L, Hong H, Phillips R, Cornelius V, McAdams DeMarco M, Guallar E, Li T. Comparing the Value of Data Visualization Methods for Communicating Harms in Clinical Trials. Epidemiol Rev. 2022 Dec 21;44(1):55-66. PubMed PMID: 36065832
  • McCann P, Abraham AG, Mukhopadhyay A, Panagiotopoulou K, Chen H, Rittiphairoj T, Gregory DG, Hauswirth SG, Ifantides C, Qureshi R, Liu SH, Saldanha IJ, Li T. Prevalence and Incidence of Dry Eye and Meibomian Gland Dysfunction in the United States: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2022 Dec 1;140(12):1181-1192. PubMed PMID: 36301551
  • Kang C, Lin JC, Qureshi R, Scherer R, Greenberg PB. Author, study, and publication metrics of brief reports and full-length research articles in ophthalmology journals. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2022 Dec 23. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 36562707
  • Monaco W, Qureshi R, Meng H, Arif A, Aggarwal S. Risk factors for vision loss among nursing home residents: A cross-sectional analysis. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 2022; 63(7):4238
  • Qureshi R, E JY, Han G, Rittiphairoj T, Ng S, Wilson R, Abariga S, Li T. Certainty of evidence in Cochrane Eyes and Vision systematic reviews. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 2022; 63(7):2137
  • Qureshi R, Phillips R, Cornelius V, Mayo-Wilson E, Goerg C, Li T. Data visualization approaches to presenting harms in clinical trials. Clinical Trials. 2022; 64-65 [CP I 5-4]
  • Lê JT, Qureshi R, Rouse B, Twose C, Rosman L, Lindsley K, Hawkins BS, Li T. Development and content of a database of systematic reviews for eyes and vision. Eye (Lond). 2022 Apr;36(4):883-885. PubMed PMID: 33824507
  • Qureshi R, Azuara-Blanco A, Michelessi M, Virgili G, Barbosa Breda J, Cutolo CA, Pazos M, Katsanos A, Garhöfer G, Kolko M, Prokosch-Willing V, Al Rajhi AA, Lum F, Musch D, Gedde S, Li T. What Do We Really Know about the Effectiveness of Glaucoma Interventions?: An Overview of Systematic Reviews. Ophthalmol Glaucoma. 2021 Sep-Oct;4(5):454-462. PubMed PMID: 33571689
  • Jia Y, Huang D, Wen J, Liang J, Qureshi R, Wang Y, Rosman L, Chen Q, Robinson KA, Gagnier JJ, Celentano DD, Ehrhardt S. Association between switching of primary outcomes and reported trial findings among randomized drug trials from China. J Clin Epidemiol. 2021 Apr;132:10-17. PubMed PMID: 33309887
  • Michelessi M, Li T, Miele A, Azuara-Blanco A, Qureshi R, Virgili G. Accuracy of optical coherence tomography for diagnosing glaucoma: an overview of systematic reviews. Br J Ophthalmol. 2021 Apr;105(4):490-495. PubMed PMID: 32493760
  • Qureshi R, Lê J, Li T, Ibrahim M, Dickersin K. Gender and Editorial Authorship in High-Impact Epidemiology Journals. Am J Epidemiol. 2019 Dec 31;188(12):2140-2145. PubMed PMID: 30995311
  • Le JT, Qureshi R, Twose C, Rosman L, Han G, Fapohunda K, Saldanha IJ, Scherer RW, Lum F, Al-Rajhi A, Musch DC, Hawkins BS, Dickersin K, Li T. Evaluation of Systematic Reviews of Interventions for Retina and Vitreous Conditions. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 Dec 1;137(12):1399-1405. PubMed PMID: 31600387
  • Le JT, Qureshi R, Li T. Reply. Ophthalmology. 2019 Apr;126(4):e28-e29. PubMed PMID: 30910045
  • Dickersin K, Qureshi R. The Importance of Reporting Biases in Patient Care: Can We Trust the Evidence From Either Individual Studies or Systematic Reviews?. Ann Intern Med. 2018 Sep 18;169(6):413-414. PubMed PMID: 30140919
  • Le JT, Qureshi R, Li T. Open Access Journals in Ophthalmology and Vision Science: All That Glitters Is Not Gold. Ophthalmology. 2018 Sep;125(9):1314-1316. PubMed PMID: 30143087
  • Sutton D, Qureshi R, Martin J. Evidence reversal-when new evidence contradicts current claims: a systematic overview review of definitions and terms. J Clin Epidemiol. 2018 Feb;94:76-84. PubMed PMID: 29045807
View All (26 Total) View Less

General Information

Graduate Schools:
  • PhD, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health (2021)
Department: Ophthalmology
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

Update My Profile