Armin Rashidi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation

Armin Rashidi

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation
University of Minnesota
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 480
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Pamela Hansen

Administrative Phone
612-625-9604

Administrative Email
hanse032@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-625-6919

Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Internal Medicine Residency, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA

Hematology/Oncology Fellowship and Postdoctoral Mentored Training Program in Clinical Investigation, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Biogerontology, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Summary

Dr. Rashidi received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. He completed residency training in internal medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School (Norfolk, Virginia) in 2013 and fellowship training in hematology and medical oncology at Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO) before joining the faculty at the University of Minnesota in 2016.

Awards & Recognition

  • April 2016: Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences grant UL1 TR000448 from the National
  • Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
  • December 2015: American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award
  • November 2015: Missouri Oncology Society (MOS) outstanding fellow award
  • September 2015: Society of Hematologic Oncology (SOHO) Young Investigator Travel Grant, Houston, TX
  • July 2015: Travel Grant from the 2 nd Annual Summit on Harnessing the Immune System in Cancer, Palm Beach, FL
  • June 2014: Grant CTR1027 from the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
  • May 2013: Nomination to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • April 2012: Best research award, National ACP meeting, New Orleans, LA
  • October 2006: Dorothy Hodgkin Postgraduate Award (DHPA), Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Novel approaches to prevent and treat AML relapse after stem cell transplantation
  • Acute graft-versus- host disease

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Hematologic malignancies; Stem cell transplantation

Clinical

Clinics

Clinics and Surgery Center

Clinical Interests

Hematologic malignancies; Stem cell transplantation