Ali Amid

Contact Information
BC Children’s Hospital
Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology
B315- 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6H 3V4
Tel: 1-604-875-2406

Current Positions

  • Director, Provincial Pediatric Hemoglobinopathy Program of BC
  • Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist, BC Children’s Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia
  • Investigator, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute

Research Interests

  • Thalassemia
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Red blood cell disorders
  • Iron hemostasis
  • Thrombosis

Selected Publications


  • Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Pediatric Residency, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellowship, University of Ottawa and University of Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Pediatric Hemoglobinopathy Fellowship, SickKids, University of Toronto, ON, Canada