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
Heidi Lawson

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

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


I received my medical degree from (Tehran, Iran), in 2006 (STL, MO), in 2016. 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 up graduation.

Awards & Recognition

  • Forbeck Scholar Award, William Guy Forbeck Research Foundation Award (2019)
  • American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Award (2015)
  • Missouri Oncology Society (MOS) outstanding fellow award (2015)
  • Nomination to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (2013)
  • Best research award, National ACP Meeting, New Orleans, LA (2013)
  • Dorothy Hodgkin Postgraduate Award (DHPA), Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (2006)


Research Summary/Interests

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


Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

Hematologic malignancies; Stem cell transplantation