Rana Richeh

Rana Richeh, M.D.

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Rana Richeh is a board certified pathologist. After receiving her medical degree, she trained in Pathology at Cedars Sinai Medical Center for a 4-year residency and completed a year of Surgical Pathology fellowship. Recently, she received a Master's degree in Healthcare Administration from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science.

Dr. Richeh practices at a research-oriented laboratory focusing on pre-clinical trials. She is a member of the College of American Pathologists, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, and American Society for Clinical Pathology.

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