I would like to genially welcome you to the Website of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS).
Being one of the oldest and largest universities in Iran, SUMS has been a recognized centre of excellence for healthcare and teaching since its foundation in 1950.
Wishing to keep abreast of the increasingly fierce international competition among educational medical centers has made this university committed to be leading in education, treatment and research.
As far as education is concerned, 729 academic staff and 24640 personnel are benevolently dedicated to providing service to over 7450 students in 103 different fields of study who embark upon a journey of pursuing their education which is challenging and rewarding.
As for treatment, every endeavor in 9 Teaching Hospitals and 30 Health Networks has been made to facilitate the medical care centers and hospitals with the state-of-the-art technology and resources in an effort to optimize the efficiency of treatment and fulfill our mission of alleviating human suffering caused by diseases.
With regard to research, we are proud of the fact that SUMS , with 46 Research Centers, has been ranked first among universities of Medical Sciences in publishing scientific papers per academic faculty for the last several years.
I hope that this website would sufficiently answer your questions about SUMS. In case of any inquiries, you are most welcome to write to the relevant addresses indicated and let us know if we can assist you in any way.
Mohammad Hadi Imanieh,MD
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences