Abed Islim is an Academic Foundation Doctor in Liverpool. He completed his intercalated MPhil degree with the University of Liverpool's Institute of Translational Medicine, under the supervision of Prof Michael Jenkinson, examining the longitudinal clinical and radiological outcomes of incidental meningiomas. As part of this, he received the EANO Young Investigator Travel Scholarship of Excellence. His research interests include meningioma and lymphoma, focusing on clinical and radiological prognostic models and quality of life outcomes. He is currently leading the international IMPACT study (Incidental Meningioma: Prognostic Analysis Using Patient Comorbidity and MRI Tests).