Ayman Al Habeeb

Ayman Al Habeeb MBBS, FRCPC
Assistant Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology
Ayman Al Habeeb
Contact Info
T: (905) 645-7100 3291
Location
Trillium: Credit Valley Hospital
2200 Eglinton Ave. W
Pathology
Mississauga, ON, L5M 2N1
Appointment Status Primary
Clinical Interests
Anatomic Pathology, Dermatopathology
Research Interests
Cancer, Genetics Genomics & Proteomics

Dr. Al Habeeb completed his anatomical pathology training at McMaster University in 2007, followed by dermatopathology fellowship training at University of Toronto. He has been a dermatopathologist at UHN since 2008.

Current research interest is in molecular biology and cytogentics of skin malignancies particularly melanoma and the implementation of molecular testing for diagnostic and targeted therapeutic purposes as part of personalized medicine.

Other areas of research include evaluation and implementation of whole slide imaging (WSI) as a tool for teledermatopathology 

Research/Teaching

Research Synopsis

Current research interest is in molecular biology and cytogentics of skin malignancies particularly melanoma and the implementation of molecular testing for diagnostic and targeted therapeutic purposes as part of personalized medicine.

Other areas of research include evaluation and implementation of whole slide imaging (WSI) as a tool for teledermatopathology.

Publications and Awards

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Recent Publications

Daoud MA, Mete O, Al Habeeb A, Ghazarian D. Neuroendocrine carcinoma of the skin--an updated review. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2013 Aug;30(3):234-44. doi: 10.1053/j.semdp.2013.07.002. Review. PubMed PMID: 24144292.

Erovic BM, Al Habeeb A, Harris L, Goldstein DP, Kim D, Ghazarian D, Irish JC. Identification of novel target proteins in sebaceous gland carcinoma. Head Neck. 2013 May;35(5):642-8. doi: 10.1002/hed.23021. Epub 2012 Jun 19. PubMed PMID: 22715107.

Andrachuk L, Ghazarian D, Siddha S, Al Habeeb A. Linear arrangement of neutrophils along the Basal layer in bullous pemphigoid: a unique histological finding. Am J Dermatopathol. 2012 Apr;34(2):192-3. doi: 10.1097/DAD.0b013e318222f951. PubMed PMID: 22441369.

Al Habeeb A, Evans A, Ghazarian D. Virtual microscopy using whole-slide imaging as an enabler for teledermatopathology: A paired consultant validation study. J Pathol Inform. 2012;3:2. doi: 10.4103/2153-3539.93399. Epub 2012 Feb 29. PubMed PMID: 22439122; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3307226.

Erovic BM, Goldstein DP, Kim D, Al Habeeb A, Waldron J, Ghazarian D, Irish JC. Sebaceous gland carcinoma of the head and neck: the Princess Margaret Hospital experience. Head Neck. 2013 Mar;35(3):316-20. doi: 10.1002/hed.22964. Epub 2012 Feb 24. PubMed PMID: 22367747.

Erovic BM, Al Habeeb A, Harris L, Goldstein DP, Ghazarian D, Irish JC. Significant overexpression of the Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCPyV) large T antigen in Merkel cell carcinoma. Head Neck. 2013 Feb;35(2):184-9. doi: 10.1002/hed.22942. Epub 2012 Feb 6. PubMed PMID: 22307956.

Sidiropoulos M, Sade S, Al-Habeeb A, Ghazarian D. Syringoid eccrine carcinoma: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of four cases. J Clin Pathol. 2011 Sep;64(9):788-92. doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2011-200069. Epub 2011 Jun 4. PubMed PMID: 21642659.

Nguyen LT, Yen PH, Nie J, Liadis N, Ghazarian D, Al-Habeeb A, Easson A, Leong W, Lipa J, McCready D, Reedijk M, Hogg D, Joshua AM, Quirt I, Messner H, Shaw P, Crump M, Sharon E, Ohashi PS. Expansion and characterization of human melanoma tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs). PLoS One. 2010 Nov 10;5(11):e13940. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013940. PubMed PMID: 21085676; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2978109.