School of Medicine at a Glance:

Academic Levels

M.Sc. : 129
Doctor of Medicine : 1420
Ph.D. : 7
MPH : 20
Speciality : 234
Ph.D. by research : 2
International Students : 28
Academic Staff : 237
Educational Departments : 33
Students : 1843

Head of School


Name and Family : Mohammad Majidi
Degree :
Clinical Toxicology and Poisoning Fellowship
   
Academic Degree :
Associate Professor
E-mail: : mohammad.majidi57@yahoo.com
Website : http://faculty.umsu.ac.ir/afshar
Tel : +98 443 223 7082
Fax : +98 443 193 7352
Address : School of Medicine, Nazlou Campus, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, I.R.IRAN


 

 

History
Early accounts (1878-1905)



Joseph Plumb Cochran in Urmia, 1911


The medical college institution which was founded by Joseph Cochran in current location of city campus of University Urmia in 1878 is considered the first attempt to establish higher education institute in Urmia. Dr. Cochran is also often credited for founding Iran's "first contemporary medical college". The Website of Urmia University credits Cochran for "lowering the infant mortality rate in the region" and for founding one of Iran's first modern hospitals in Urmia. The medical faculty Cochran established was joined by several other people, namely Drs. Wright, Homlz, van Nourdon, and Miller. They lived for whole of their life in Urmia.

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Address: School of Medicine, Nazlou Campus, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, IRAN
Tel: +98 443 223 7082
Fax: +98 443 193 7352
Email: verification@umsu.ac.ir