Assistant Professor

Raheem Peerani

Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology - Anatomic Pathology


Sunnybrook Health Science Centre
2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario Canada M4N 1J7
Research Interests
Genetics Genomics & Proteomics, Hematopathology
Clinical Interests
Pathology: Hematological, Pathology: Anatomical
Appointment Status

Dr Peerani completed his undergraduate degree in Engineering Science (Nanoengineering option) at the University of Toronto.

He completed his Professional Experience Year (PEY) at MD Robotics (now MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates) in robotic engineering.

He subsequently completed his PhD in the Collaborative program in the Departments of Chemistry and IBBME with a focus in stem cell bioengineering.

His primary research interests are in the digital pathology and the development of informatic tools to facilitate the daily workflow of pathologist.


Recent Publications


Brotherston D, Poon I, Peerani R, Raphael S, Higgins K, Enepekides D, Lee J, Davidson J, Yaffe M. Tumor shrinkage associated with whole-mount histopathologic techniques in oral tongue carcinoma. Pathol Res Pract. 2015 May;211(5):398-403. doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2015.01.009. Epub 2015 Feb 13. PMID: 25749625

Kotha VK, Yan AT, Prabhudesai V, Kirpalani A, Connelly K, Peerani R, Hill SJ, Streutker CJ, Latter DA, Pinter A, Deva DP. Benign intramyocardial mesothelial cyst in the right ventricular outflow tract: computed tomography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging appearances. Circulation. 2014 Dec 9;130(24):e275-7.