Qazvin University of Medical Sciences (QUMS) is in Qazvin Province of Iran.
The foundation stone of Qazvin School of Medicine was laid as School of Medicine through people’s participation as well as elected board of trustees in 1984. This School took its first educational step by admitting students in Medicine through University Entrance Examination in 1984 and was promoted to Qazvin University of Medical Sciences and Health Services based on decisions taken in 1991.
The university offers degrees in 5 schools including residencies and fellowships, and administers all major hospitals and clinics throughout the city and province of Qazvin.
QUMS began with 75 medical students in 1985. Currently, QUMS has more than 230 faculty members and about 3000 students studying in 34 health related fields including Medicine, Dentistry, Public Health, Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare Management. The University also offers graduate programs in Basic Medical Sciences as well as Nursing and Public Health. In addition, it offers comprehensive residency programs in Clinical Medicine and Dentistry. Moreover, the University runs a comprehensive service program covering the prevention and treatment of diseases.
Chancellors of the University
Majid Sarreshtedari, MD, Internist, 1985-April, 1989
Ali Alemi Damghani, MD, Orthopedic Specialist, April, 1989-May, 1991
Khosro Ayazi, MD, General Surgeon, May, 1991-December, 1996
Hamidreza Javadi, MD, Cardiovascular Specialist, December, 1996-June, 2006
Ali Akbar Zeinanloo, Specialist in Pediatric Cardiology, June, 2006- July, 2014
Manoochehr Mahram, MD, Pediatric Specialist, July, 2014-Present
Peyman Namdar, MD, Specialist in Emergency Medicine, December, 2019- November, 2021
Abdollah Didban, MD, Subspecialist in Pediatric Endocrinology, November, 2021-Present