Description of Research Expertise:
Dr. Ghiam is a Canadian and American board-certified radiation oncologist and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology. He obtained a Master’s degree in Molecular Biology/Genetics from the University of Montreal. He completed his residency and Clinical Translational Fellowship in Head & Neck and Genitourinary malignancies at the University of Toronto. Dr. Ghiam's research interests are in Personalized Cancer Medicine using state-of-the-art radiation techniques and new imaging and molecular biomarkers to tailor individualized treatment.
Ghiam Alireza Fotouhi, Taeb Samira, Huang Xiaoyong, Huang Vincent, Ray Jessica, Scarcello Seville, Hoey Christianne, Jahangiri Sahar, Fokas Emmanouil, Loblaw Andrew, Bristow Robert G, Vesprini Danny, Boutros Paul, Liu Stanley K: Long non-coding RNA urothelial carcinoma associated 1 (UCA1) mediates radiation response in prostate cancer. Oncotarget 8 (3): 4668-4689,2017.
Ghiam Alireza Fotouhi, Dawson Laura A, Abuzeid Wael, Rauth Sarah, Jang Raymond W, Horlick Eric, Bezjak Andrea: Role of palliative radiotherapy in the management of mural cardiac metastases: who, when and how to treat? A case series of 10 patients. Cancer medicine 5 (6): 989-96,2016.
Ghiam Alireza Fotouhi, Cho John: Lingual Raynaud phenomenon. CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne 187 (15): 1160,2015.
Ghiam Alireza Fotouhi, Cairns Rob A, Thoms John, Dal Pra Alan, Ahmed Omer, Meng Alice, Mak Tak W, Bristow Robert G: IDH mutation status in prostate cancer. Oncogene 31 (33): 3826,2012.
Khalili-Azad T, Razmkhah M, Ghiam A F, Doroudchi M, Talei A R, Mojtahedi Z, Ghaderi A: Association of interleukin-18 gene promoter polymorphisms with breast cancer. Neoplasma 56 (1): 22-5,2009.
Bottardi Stefania, Ghiam Alireza Fotouhi, Bergeron François, Milot Eric: Lineage-specific transcription factors in multipotent hematopoietic progenitors: a little bit goes a long way. Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 6 (9): 1035-9,2007.
Naeimi Sirous, Ghiam Alireza Fotouhi, Mojtahedi Zahra, Dehaghani Alamtaj Samsami, Amani Dawar, Ghaderi Abbas: Interleukin-18 gene promoter polymorphisms and recurrent spontaneous abortion. European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology 128 (1-2): 5-9,2006.
Karimi Mehran, Hadi Imanieh Mohammad, Ghiam Alireza Fotouhi, Hashemi Zahra: Investigation of Helicobacter pylori infection in beta-thalassaemia major patients with recurrent abdominal pain. European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology 17 (12): 1363-7,2005.
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