Dr. Seifi has received his Ph.D. degree in Medical Genetics from the University of Alberta in 2017. Currently, he is doing his postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Alberta. His expertise is mainly focused on identification, characterization and interpretation of sequence variants in patients with genetics disorders. He has published numerous papers, several book chapters and books and presented his research at many national and international conferences. Dr. Seifi has received many prestigious awards including Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Scholarship, one of Canada\'s largest and most prestigious endowments for scholarly activities. He has been invited to serve as judge in different symposiums and he is highly active in the peer-reviewing community and perform reviews for acclaimed journals.