Clinical Pharmacy


Program Description


The clinical role of the pharmacist will be presented at this program in different aspects. There are different lectures, and clinical rounds on: Critical care, kidney diseases, transplantation, pediatric care, pharmacovigilance and patient care. There is the opportunity to visit:

  • Pharmaceutical care unit
  • Pharmaceutical preparation clean room
  • Cytotoxic Clean room visit
  • Drug Poison Information Center


Contact Person


  • Ms. Maryam Moradi
  • Tel: +98 21 6412 1292
  • Website:



Program Objectives


Students will learn about these topics:

  • Pharmacotherapy of critical ill patients
  • Drug dose adjustments in patients with kidney failure
  • Pharmacotherapy of chronic kidney diseases
  • Overview of transplant pharmacotherapy
  • Pediatric and neonatal pharmacotherapy
  • Pharmacotherapy of cardiac disorders
  • Total parenteral nutrition
  • Pharmacovigilance and Medication errors


Method of Instruction


  • There will be lectures
  • lecture-discussions
  • ward rounds
  • and hospital visit.


Program Location


  • School of Pharmacy at Tehran University of Medical Sciences
  • Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex is affiliated to Tehran University of Medical Sciences and is the largest Hospital in the country. It presently has near 400 faculty members, 4000 administrative and clinical staffs as well as 1300 active beds. IKHC is a referral center in the region and provides a full range of care facilities.
  • Sina hospital, one of the most important education-treatment centers of Tehran University of Medical Sciences and is one of the chief referral centers for trauma patients from all over the country. It is also the first Iranian hospital established in 1837 in the heart of Tehran’s historical district.
  • Shariati hospital, a teaching hospital, affiliated with Tehran University of Medical Sciences and aims to deliver high quality health care to its community of diverse patients. The hospital include over 500 hospital beds, and multidisciplinary specialists to treat cancer, digestive disorders, diabetes management, rheumatologic disease, general surgery, heart disease, orthopedics, urologic diseases and trauma care.


Program Director(s)


  • Prof. Hossein Khalili


Program Instructors


  • Dr. Niayesh Mohebbi


Numbers and Dates




Number Of Positions Offered 15
Program Duration 3 weeks
Program Start Date 13 July 2019
Program Finish Date 31 July 2019
Application Deadline 15 May 2019
Tuition Fee $500 Please note that TUMS Vice-Chancellor for International Affairs will sponsor $300 for each attendance and applicants should only pay $200.Also, several excursions are planned during the summer school with extra charges that will be announced soon.


Who Can Attend


  • Students and graduates of all disciplines of pharmacy.



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.