New Faculty

Dr. Tanvir Rahman joins the Department of Medicine

Tanvir Rahman, MD

Dr. Tanvir Rahman joined the Division of Hospital Medicine in the Department of Medicine as an Instructor in July 2021. He was born in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. He attended Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College under the University of Dhaka, which is one of the premier sites to study medicine in the nation. Dr. Rahman graduated in 2011 and did one year of internship in his home country and holds permanent physician license to practice medicine in Bangladesh. He was awarded full scholarship by the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh during his time in medical school. He moved to Canada in 2013 soon after his graduation from medical school to pursue his Masters in Experimental Medicine in Allergy and Immunology at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He graduated in 2015.

Dr. Rahman completed his internship and residency at St. Luke’s Hospital, Chesterfield, MO prior to joining the Division of Hospital Medicine in 2021. He was involved in multiple research and scholarly activities during his training period at St. Luke’s Hospital. He enjoys teaching and working with both medical students and residents. Dr. Rahman was also provided the opportunity to present at the Grand Rounds in his medical school during his internship. His current areas of interest are General Internal Medicine with focus on inpatient care with special interest in Cardiology, Pulmonary and Critical Care, and Rheumatology. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends. Outside of work, his hobbies include traveling and exploring new places, culture, and cuisine, cooking, hiking, biking, reading books, and cricket. Dr. Rahman looks forward to providing care for his patients as a member of the Division of Hospital Medicine.