Program Description


This program will provide a unique forum for the presentation and discussion of the latest knowledge and research on major quality assurance programs in the field of health care delivery system, including nursing.It tries to introduce the most important indicators for accreditation of nursing clinical services.:


Contact Person


Dr. Sarieh Poortaghi Tel: (+98) 21 6105 4209, (+98) 912 084 5508 E-Mail:



Program Objectives


  • Review on quality assurance programs
  • Explain clinical governance as a framework for quality assurance in health care delivery system
  • Explain accreditation as a metrics for clinical governance
  • Introducing the methods of nursing care quality assurance


Method of Instruction


  • The two-day course will feature didactic lectures, and interactive and group discussions.
  • Practice sections are often held in smaller groups, which work well with cooperative learning.


Program Location


School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Nosrat St., Tohid Sq. Tehran, Iran. 1419733171


Program Director



  • Dr. Sarieh Poortaghi, PhD, Assistant Professor
  • International representative of Community Health Nursing Department


Program Instructors


  • Prof. Mohammad Cheraghi, Professor
  • Dr. Sarieh Poortaghi, Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Tahmineh Salehi. PhD, Assistant Professor


Numbers and Dates










Number Of Positions Offered 10
Program Duration 2 days
Program Start Date Sep 1, 2019
Program Finish Date Sep 2, 2019
Application Deadline June 15, 2019
Tuition Fee $500 (Including materials and meals during the days of the course)


Who Can Attend


  • Faculty members who are interested in this subject
  • Health care workers with a BSc degree.
  • MSc, PhD & Postdoctoral students
  • Clinical researchers
  • Clinical trainers




English language proficiency ( speaking, reading, writing, 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 at Online Application Form For more information on online application procedure please contact


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.