Department of Medical Parasitology
 

 

Department of Parasitology was established in 1958. The department consists of 4 laboratories; Medical Parasitology, Medical Entomology, Serology and Molecular Parasitology.

Department of Parasitology has activities in the fields of research, education, manufacturing and service.

 Research activities

  • Research projects on the department's main areas of work (malaria, leishmaniasis, toxoplasmosis, Hydatidosis other transmitted diseases by arthropods).
  • Research project of students. 
     

 Educational activities

  • To teach postgraduate (MSc) courses in parasitology and microbiology.
  • To hold congresses, seminars, retraining courses, internships.
  • To accomplish graduate student's thesis (MSc, PhD) at different levels.
  • To present scientific abstracts at local and foreign congress.
     

Manufacturing activities

  • Production of antigens, anti-serum and some diagnostic kits of parasitic diseases.
     

Services

  • Diagnosis of parasitic diseases
  • Evaluation of insecticides and rodenticide
  • Water testing of parasites
     

Administrative activities

  • Participation of faculty members in board meetings, National Committees, internal research and education committees
  • Judgment of books and articles in universities and scientific centers  

 

 Image  Name  Degree  Position

 

Dr. Soheyla Ajdari

 

PhD

 

 Head of the Department, Professor

 

 

 Saied Reza Naddaf

 

PhD in Medical Entomology

 

Associate Professor

 

 

 

Mohammad Reza Razavi

 

 

 

PhD in Molecular Biology

 

 

Associate Professor

 

 

 

Zarrintaj Valadkhani

 

 

 

PhD in Medical Parasitology

 

 

PhD  Retired Scientists

 

 

 

 

Majid Golkar

 

 

 

PhD in Medical Biotechnology

 

 

Associate Professor

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mahin Farahmand

 

 

 

 

 PhD in Medical Parasitology

 

 

 

 

 

PhD  Retired Scientists

 

Naseh Maleki - Ravasan

 

PhD in Medical Entomology and Vector Control
 

 

 Faculty member

 

 

Mahmoud Nateghi Rostami

 

 

 PhD of Medical Parasitology (Immuno-parasitology)

 

 

 

 

Faculty member

 

 

 

 

   

    Mehdi Asmar

 

 

 

PhD  Retired Scientists

 

 

nourayer Piazak

 

 

PhD

 

 

Retired Scientists

 

Hossein Nahrevanian

 

PhD

 

Retired Scientists

 

 

Mohammad Reza Siavashi

 

PhD

 

Retired Scientists

 

 

 

 

 

Ahmad Reza Esmaeili Rastaghi

 

 

PhD

 

 

Retired Scientists