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Faizah Bhatti, MD

Faizah Bhatti, MD

Associate Professor

1200 North Everett Drive; ETNP 7504
Oklahoma City, OK 73104


Academic Section(s):

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


The Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan MBBS - 1998
Residency: Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - 2007
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Cell Biology: Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington D.C. - 2004
Neonatology Fellowship: Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Children's Hospital, Hershey, PA - 2010
Master of Science, Health Evaluation Sciences: Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA - 2011

Clinical/Research Interests:

Retinopathy; Retinal Development; Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP); Vascular Biology of the Central Nervous System; Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Select Publications:

Vieira F, Kung JW, Bhatti F. Structure, genetics and function of the pulmonary associated surfactant proteins A and D: The extra-pulmonary role of these C type lectins. Ann Anat. 2017 Mar 27. [Epub ahead of print] 

Bhatti F, Pulmonary Surfactant Protein A Is Expressed in the Mouse Retina by Muller Cells Impacts Neovascularization in Oxygen Induced Retinopathy, Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci November 18, 2014 IOVS-13-13652.

Gu X, Reagan A, Yen A, Bhatti F, Cohen AW, Elliott MH. Spatial and Temporal Localization of Caveolin-1 Protein in the Developing Retina. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2014;801:15-21.

Noutsios GT, Silveyra P, Bhatti F, Floros J. Exon B of human surfactant protein A2 mRNA, alone or within its surrounding sequences interacts with 14-3-3; role of cis elements and secondary structure. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2013 Mar 22.

Bhatti F. Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn. Pediatrics A Competency-Based Companion. Ed; McMahon,M, Stryjewski, G, Elsevier, 2011.