The first modern center of medical training in Iran was founded in 1851. It was a part of the Institute of Dar-ol-Fonoon (Polytechnic).
Iran ranks 15th in the world in the production of scientific articles/The End of the Superiority of the United States and the First Rank of China
According to the latest data of the Scopus Database in 2019 in Iran, the number of scientific article publication of Iran improved by one step. Today, Iran is ranked 15th in the world, which has been the highest rank of Iran to date. Overall, 67744 articles have been produced in 2019, showing a 13% growth, compared to 2018.
Iran and China have signed seven cooperation agreements at the second business and technology meeting between the representatives of the two countries’ knowledge-based companies in the Chinese city of Shenzhen.
University must become skill-based/ I’m proud of being brought up by both seminary, university/ We don’t favour quantity at the expense of quality/ Iran advanced in many sciences
President stated that increasing quantity without quality at universities is not favourable, adding, “Iranian universities must be turned into skill-based universities”.
A group of academic elites and top scientific talents met with the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution
In this meeting, Ayatollah Khamenei urged Iranian academics and officials to accelerate the pace of scientific growth of the country, while praising the current developments, His Eminence asserted: We are among the top countries of the world in some nascent disciplines, but that does not convince us, and it is not enough.
The Supreme Leader visited the top knowledge-based companies and technologies exhibition (Iran Sakht) in Imam Khomeini Hussainia.
Celebration Ceremony of World Marrow Donor Day was held in Tehran with presence of Dr. Namaki, minister of health and medical education, Dr. Janbabaie, deputy minister of health, Dr. Hamidieh, secretary of the council for development of stem cell sciences and technologies, Dr. Shadnoush, head of transplantation and diseases management Center, Dr. Sayyad, secretary for Iranian National Stem Cell Donor Network (INSCDN) and number of donors and patients.
HLA registry centers will be established in all provinces across the country, Health Minister Saeed Namaki has said. “Both stem cell transplant and medication are expensive, but with the support of insurance, we tried to reduce the prices for transplant recipients,” he added.
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, the 2nd student Olympiad of stem cells and tissue engineering was held in the academic year of 2018-2019 with the support of the council for stem cells science and technologies with the cooperation of national organization of educational testing.