Wound & Wound Care Management


Program Description


Wound management can be a complex treatment with chronic, acute, and surgical wounds each having their own characteristics. Inappropriate diagnosis and intervention may lead to infection and amputation of the limb. It is expected that, accelerated development of technology, medicine, diagnostic methods and therapeutic interventions in wound management, motivate majority of nurses & GPs to participate in wound management training courses. This professional course offers an opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills in wound management.

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Program Objectives


The aim of this program is to familiarize students with appropriate principles of wound care and to enable them to apply proper dressings and modern technologies. At the end of this course, students are expected to:

  • Know about the physiology of diabetes, pressure areas, burnt wounds, venous and arterial leg ulcers in details.
  • Identify different types of wounds and interpret their clinical status by holistic approaches.


Method of Instruction


  • Lecture and slide presentation
  • Movie show
  • Practical activity
  • Discussion


Program Schedule


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Program Location


School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Nosrat Street, Tohid Square, Tehran, Iran, 1419733171


Program Director


Prof. Alireza Nikbakht Nasrabadi, Vice Dean for International Affairs


Program Instructors


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Numbers and Dates


Number Of Positions Offered 30
Program Duration 10 Days
Program Start Date July 8, 2017
Program Finish Date July 17, 2017
Application Deadline April 30, 2017
Tuition Fee Individual registration : 1000 $
Group registration of 5: 800 $ for each person


Who Can Attend


  • Post graduate Students of Nursing
  • Students with Bachelor of Nursing
  • General Physicians
  • General Surgery Residents




Good English language skills( Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening)


How To Apply


All applicants should apply online. Please note there is no in-person admission. You can fill in the Online Application Form and upload all the required documents. For more information on online application procedure please contact admission@tums.ac.ir


Visa Application


TUMS will assist you in obtaining your visa after you are admitted. All international students are required to obtain a student visa from the Iranian Consulate/Embassy in their home country before departing for Iran. After we receive your completed Visa Application Form (VAF), at least 6 to 8 weeks should be allowed for the completion of the visa application. Student will enter Iran with a one-month visa. After visiting their school and familiarizing themselves with the schedule and surroundings, students will be accompanied to the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology in order to extend their student visa (if necessary).




If you require accommodation, you will be given the opportunity to use our international dormitories located close to campus in Tehran at student rate.

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