Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences

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Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences
دانشگاه علوم پزشکي شهرکرد
Established 1986
Type Public
President Dr.Morteza Hashemzadeh Chaleshtori
Location Shahrekord, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province, Iran
Campus Urban

Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences (SKUMS) (Persian: دانشگاه علوم پزشکی شهرکرد‎) which has been established in 1986, is going to enhance the health of population of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province (one province in southwest of Iran) by understanding and analyzing the health conditions with focus on the latest world health efforts. Health and medical scientists of SKUMS will improve the ranking of this university among other universities. Persian year ۱۳۹۱ (2012-2013) is the year which SKUMS has been reached the top rank of research and education for the ۹th consecutive year among similar Iranian medical universities.[1]

Schools & faculties[edit]

Presently, the university benefits from 5 schools admitting students in a wide and varied range of fields 5 specialties, 3 PhDs, 2 general medical fields (medicine, dentistry), to 22 majors at MSC and BSC levels. The university also benefits from the full-time and invaluable cooperation of 150 academic staff that educates and train some 2000 students.

Research Centers[edit]

  • Cellular and molecular research center
  • Medical plants research center
  • Clinical Biochemistry research center
  • Social health determinants research center


SKUMS governs 2 training hospitals which provide health services for the people of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province. Stagers, Interns and residents are trained in these universities by attending faculty of SKUMS training hospitals.

  • Ayatollah Kashani training hospital
  • Hadjar hospital training hospital
  • Imam Reza Hospital
  • Imam Javad Hospital
  • Seyedolshohada Hospital
  • Shohada Hospital
  • Vali e asr Hospital
  • Sina Psychiatric Center

Prominent Alumni[edit]

Shervin Assari

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