Dr. Rola Saleeb

Dr. Rola Saleeb


Dr. Rola Saleeb’s research focuses on genitourinary pathology and kidney cancer. Her research integrates tumour morphology and molecular pathology to improve how we stratify patients and determine the best course of treatment for each individual.

Dr. Saleeb is a pathologist at St. Michael’s Hospital and former OICR Transformative Pathology fellow.

Current affiliations

  • Associate, OICR
  • Director of the Immunopathology Laboratory, St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Anatomical Pathologist, St. Michael’s Hospital and Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute
  • Assistant Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto

Research interests

  • Genitourinary pathology
  • Renal carcinoma
  • Kidney cancer
  • Anatomical pathology
  • Biomarker discovery and development

Select publications

See Dr. Saleeb’s recent publications on PubMed or on Google Scholar.

Previous experience and education

  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Pathology, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • PhD, University of Toronto
  • Physician, Egyptian Medical Centre
  • MSc, Cairo University

Related links

Rola Saleeb, MD, PhD, FRCPC – St. Michael’s Hospital researcher page

Opportunities to collaborate

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Dr. Rola Saleeb