Prof Proton Rahman

Professor of Medicine, Memorial,
Staff Rheumatologist,Eastern Health
Toronto, Canada

Professor Proton Rahman is the associate dean for clinical research in the Faculty of Medicine. He is a clinician scientist and professor of medicine at Memorial and staff rheumatologist at Eastern Health. Dr. Rahman completed his medical school and internal medicine training at Memorial University and rheumatology fellowship at the University of Toronto. His graduate training in genetic epidemiology was also done at University of Toronto. He joined the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial in 1999. Prof. Rahman received the Canadian Distinguished Investigator Award (Canadian Rheumatology Association) in 2016 and is a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. He has published widely in top subspecialty based genetics and rheumatology journals and his contribution to rheumatology research has been recognized with regional, national and international awards. He has over 200 peer reviewed publications.