Poupak Anna Rahmani

MD, PhD, FRCPC
Clinical Assistant Professor

Anna Rahmani is an Assistant Clinical Professor at UBC. She completed her PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology (2001) followed by her MD degree (2005) at UBC before moving to Montreal to complete her General Internal Medicine residency and Thrombosis Fellowship at McGill University.  

Dr. Rahmani is actively involved with the inpatient General Internal Medicine Clinical Teaching Unit at St. Paul’s Hospital and enjoys teaching Internal Medicine trainees. Her main interest, however, is Thrombosis Medicine. Dr. Rahmani has an outpatient General Internal Medicine and Thrombosis Clinic at St. Paul’s Hospital.  

Dr. Rahmani’s special interests include perioperative anticoagulation and management of venous thromboembolic disease. She is a member of the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, and has won multiple teaching awards. In her free time, she enjoys painting and making pottery with her two daughters.

Awards

Honour Roll for Clinical Teaching Excellence for outstanding Post-Graduate Inpatient Teaching (UBC, 2017)
Honour Roll for Clinical Teaching Excellence for outstanding Post-Graduate Inpatient Teaching (UBC, 2016)
Shelly Naiman Award for Outstanding Teaching by Faculty (UBC, 2015-2016)
Fay R. Dirks Award for Teaching Excellence (UBC, 2014)
The Graeme Copland Clinician Teacher Award (UBC, 2013-2014)
  • Perioperative anticoagulation management
  • Role of Fecal Immunochemical Testing in detection of colorectal cancer in patients with unprovoked venous thromboembolism

Medical Undergraduate Clinical Skills Course (MEDD 422)

St. Paul’s Hospital
1081 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6