Dr. Roshanak Ghods is working as an Assistant professor in the Department of Persian medicine (PM), Iran University of Medical Sciences (IUMS), Tehran-Iran. She has done her medical degree (MD) in Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan- Iran (2001), and her Ph.D. in PM from Iran University of Medical Sciences (IUMS), Tehran-Iran (2014).
She has qualified for being an academic member at 2014 and very soon selected as the dean of the faculty of Persian medicine of IUMS due to her scientific and management capabilities (resigned by her request at 2017). She is a member of the Iranian Academy of Science, Hikmat, Islamic and Traditional Medicine group, since 2015. She has around 8 years of familiarity with clinical research. Published and presented several national and international peer-reviewed articles related to PM. She is guiding many postgraduate students to complete their thesis. She has published some books. Recently, she completed an intensive one year course in MBA in August 2018. Her research interests include PM, cardiovascular diseases (hypertension and palpitation) from the viewpoint of PM, diabetes treatments from the viewpoint of PM, wet cupping and leech therapy.
Iran University of Medical Sciences (IUMS) is one of the largest public medical universities in Iran, founded in 1974 in Tehran, located near Milad Tower, which is the sixth-tallest tower in the World. Its students rank among the top 1% of Iran's students in the national ranking entrance exams for universities. Today, Iran University of Medical Sciences (IUMS) is a pioneer in providing academic and health care services to approximately 5.2% of the country's population, including professors, researchers, students, staff and the general public. In this regard, IUMS international affair, in collaboration with the Faculty of PM, intends to take the first steps in attracting foreign students to study PM in 2019. These courses will be designed and presented at the request of a majority of applicants and in the form of multi-day workshops, short-term intensive courses, or even master's degrees or doctoral degrees. All interested applicants may apply by submitting a cover letter of interest and resume along with all certificate and diploma to: firstname.lastname@example.org.