Homaira Rahimi, M.D.

Homaira Rahimi, M.D.

Contact Information

Golisano Children's Hospital
Dept of Pediatrics Box 777
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

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Patient Care Bio

Dr. Rahimi has a keen interest in juvenile idiopathic arthritis and all subcatergories. I also have an interest in children with inflammatory myopathies, systemic lupus erythematosus, and mixed connective tissue disease.

Awards & Honors (National)

Amgen/Wyeth Rheumatology Fellowship Training Award | American College Rheumatology Research Foundation 2008

Awards & Honors (Local)

Research Workshop, Travel Award | American College of Rheumatology 2015
European Workshop for Rheumatology Research, Travel Award | American College of Rheumatology 2011
Winner, Annual Poster Symposium | Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 2010
Medicine/Pediatrics Leadership Award | Children's Hopsital of Philadelphia 2008

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Immunology and Rheumatology (SMD) - Primary


Pediatric Rheumatology - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MTR | Master of Science in Translational Research | University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine2011
MD | Medicine | University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey2004
BS | Biology | Seton Hall University, College of Arts and Sciences2000

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia07/01/2008 - 06/30/2011
Residency in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at The University Hospital07/01/2005 - 06/30/2008
Internship in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at The University Hospital07/01/2004 - 06/30/2005