Program Description


A 7-day summer school program is a theoretical and clinical course with emphasis on common Anesthesia problems encountered by general practitioners:

Theoretical Topics:

  • Scope of Modern Anesthetic Practice
  • Perioperative Management
  • Patient Safety
  • Anesthetic Physiology
  • Anesthetic Pharmacology
  • Intravenous Anesthetics
  • Perioperative Monitoring
  • Anesthesia for Adult Surgery
  • Anesthesia for Obstetric
  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Critical Care Anesthesiology

Clinical Topics:

  • Perioperative Evaluation
  • Patient Positioning
  • Monitoring for Anesthesia
  • Airway Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Ultrasound Guidance for Regional Anesthesia
  • Delivery Systems for Anesthesia

Students will have the opportunity to present their own research posters, network with peers and discuss cases with the experts.


Contact Person


  • Dr. Reza Shariat Moharari
  • Email:
  • Tel: +98 21 6658 1537



Program Objectives


This seven day certificated course is aimed at medical students, junior doctors and others who are interested in anesthesiology as a potential career choice to get familiar with common anesthesia problems.


Method of Instruction


  • Lectures
  • lecture-discussions
  • clinical observations


Program Location


Anesthesia Departments at TUMS:

  • Imam Khomeini Hospital
  • Shariati Hospital
  • Sina Hospital
  • Amir Alam Hospital (Ear, Nose and Throat Center)
  • Farabi Hospital (Eye Center)
  • Razi Hospital (Dermatology Center)
  • Yas Hospital (Obstetric Center)
  • Children’s Medical Center and Bahrami Hospital (Pediatrics Center)

More than 30 faculty members, 120 residents and fellows are available at all parts of the department of anesthesia to perform anesthesia and critical care.


Program Director(s)


  • Dr. Mohammad Mireskandari
  • Dr. Omid Azim Araghi


Program Instructors


  • Dr. Taheri, Arman
  • Dr. Yousefshahi, Fardin
  • Dr. Husseinkhan, Zahid
  • Dr. Karvandian, Kasra
  • Dr. Rahimi, Mojgan
  • Dr. Amiri, Hamidreza
  • Dr. Emami, Ali
  • Dr. Soleimani, Alireza
  • Dr. Mohammadi, Mostafa
  • Dr. Beygmohammadi, Mohammad Taghi
  • Dr. Zanjani, Amir Pouya
  • Dr. Mireskandari, Mohammad
  • Dr. Samadi, Shahram
  • Dr. Makarem, Jalil
  • Dr. Najafi, Atabak
  • Dr. Khajavi, Mohammad Reza
  • Dr. Moharari, Reza
  • Dr. Sadeghi, Mostafa
  • Dr. Movafegh, Ali
  • Dr. Soltani, Alireza
  • Dr. Saliminia, Alireza


Numbers and Dates




Number Of Positions Offered 10
Program Duration 7 days
Program Start Date August 14, 2019
Program Finish Date August 20, 2019
Application Deadline May 30, 2019
Tuition Fee $500


Who Can Attend


  • MD Students – Junior General Practitioners




  • Being MD student or having a degree in Medicine
  • Having competent command of English



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.