Editorial Board

Senior Editor

Professor Dr. Ali Delpisheh

Professor of Clinical Epidemiology Department of Child and Reproductive Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK.

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Nationality: Iranian Current Position: Professor of Clinical Epidemiology Epidemiology Department Faculty of Medicine Ilam University of Medical Sciences (IUMS) PO Box: 69315-138, Ilam, Iran I.R.

Tel/Fax: +98-841-3334060 (Office)

Email: alidelpisheh@yahoo.com


Educational Background/Qualifications  MS, “Master of Tropical Paediatrics” Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK (2002-2003), Dissertation: Trends in Prevalence of Asthma and Respiratory Disorders in Merseyside/England  PhD, “Clinical Epidemiology” Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK (2003-2005) Thesis: Maternal Metabolic Gene Polymorphisms and Intrauterine Growth Restriction  PostDoc (Postdoctoral Research Fellowship), Reproductive Health Group, Liverpool University, England-UK (2005-2007)


Selected Courses & Workshops Attended

Management and Control of Sever Malnutrition in Children; WHO, Geneva/Switzerland, 2002  Research Methodology: The University of Liverpool, England, 2003  PCR (RFLP) Genotyping & Sequencing: The University of Liverpool, England 2004  Data Analysis (SPSS): Mersey Deanery, Edge Hill University, England, 2005  Critical Reviews and Publication Issues, British Medical Journal, U.C. L., England, 2006  Digital Library, Iranian Ministry of Health & Medical Education, Tehran- Iran, 2007  Critical & Creative Thinking, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran, 2009  Crises Management in Disasters, Basij Jame'e Pezeshki, Tehran, Iran, 2011


Job Experiences

Director, Shahid Salimi & Imam Khomeini General Hospitals (Ilam, 1990-1991)  Faculty Member, Ilam University of Medical Sciences (since 1995)  Head Education Department (IUMS, 1995-2000)  Deputy of Medicine Faculty (IUMS, 2001)  Research Fellow (LSTM, UK, 2005-2007)  Head Epidemiology and Health Statistics Department (IUMS, 2008)  Head Medical Department (International University of Chabahar, 2007)  Chief Consultant (Imam Reza International University, 2010)  Dean; Faculty of Health (Ilam University of Medical Sciences, since 2008)  Member of National Board of Epidemiology (since 2009)  The University Chancellor of IUMS (since 2013)