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
Pam Hanse

Administrative Email
hanse032@umn.edu

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

  • December 2015: American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award
  • November 2015: Missouri Oncology Society (MOS) outstanding fellow award
  • 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

  • Microbiome and dysbiosis
  • Acute graft-versus-host disease

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Hematologic malignancies; Stem cell transplantation