Educational and Professional Background

  • 1993-Present  Professor of Urology, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical sciences and Health Services, Tehran, I. R. Iran
  • 1987-1993  Associated Professor of Urology, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical sciences and Health Services, Tehran, I. R. Iran
  • 1981-1987  Assistant Professor of Urology, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical sciences and Health Services, Tehran, I. R. Iran
  • 1975-1980  Residency in Urology, Chicago, U.S.A:Mt. Sinai Medical Center
  • 1966-1973  Undergraduate program at the School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Tehran, I. R. Iran

Employment

  • 1981-Present  Founder and chief of Urology Ward. Labbafi Nejad Medical Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical sciences and Health Services, Tehran, I. R. Iran
  • 1982-Present  Founder and chief of kidney transplant Ward. Labbafi Nejad Medical Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical sciences and Health Services, Tehran, I. R. Iran
  • 1982-Present  Chancellor of Urology Department, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Tehran, I. R. Iran: 3 Affiliated Hospitals 13 Attending Urologists 35 Urology residents 4 fellowships in Urology
  • 1997-1999  Director of Education, Shaheed Labbafi Nejad Medical Center
    Related Professional Activities and Affiliations
  • 1999-Present  Member of the Research Center of Urology, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University
  • 1989-1992  President of Iranian Urology Association of Urology
  • 1986-Present   Editor of the Medical Journal of the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • 1982-Present  Member of the National Board of Urology
  • 1994-Present  Chairman Urology Journal

Awards (Received from President of Iran)

  • International: Best laparoscopic paper of year 2004 in 22nd world congress on Endourology & SWL Nov. 2-5, 2004 “The effect of warm Ischemia duration on graft outcome in laparoscopic and open donor nephrectomy”
  • Best clinical research of the year in Iran 1999 “Continent ileocecal diversion with an unaltered in situ appendix conduit” J Urol. 1998 Apr; 159 (4): 1176-8
  • Elected as Professor of the year of Iran 1998
  • Knowledge Gold Medal “national” 2004
  • Elected research man 2006 Razi Festival, IRAN (highest citation paper)

Memberships

  1. Member of Board of chairman Endourological Society (International): 2006-2009
  2. National Delegate in Societe Intenational d, Urology (SIU)
  3. Middle East Society of Organ Transplantation (MESOT)
  4. Iranian Board of Urology (Member of Board)
  5. American Urologic Association (AUA)
  6. Iranian Urological Society (Member of Board of Chairman)
  7. Presidnet, Iranian Endourological
  8. European Association of Urology (EAU)
  9. Member of Board of Chairman International Urological Society (SIU) 2006-2008
  10. Member of Board of Chairman Middle East Organ Transplantation Society (MESOT) 2006-8

Instructor for the following courses

1. Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy, Right Transperitoneal. 4 Sep. 2007. Paris
2. Religious Issues in Transplant . 4 Sep. 2007. Paris
3. Extending Donor Pool, Obesity and Stones. . 4 Sep. 2007. Paris

Reviewers for the following Journals:

1. The Journal of Urology (official Journal of American Urological Society)
2. Gold urology (official Journal of International Urological Society – SIU)
3. Journal of Endourology (official Journal of Endourology Society)
4. Brizilian Journal of Urology
5. Urology Journal (official Journal of Iranian Urological Society)

Invited Speakers at International Meetings

1. Simforoosh N, Basiri A, Shakhs-Salim N, Ziaee SA, Tabibi A, Pourrezagholi F, Hosseini-Moghadam SM. Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy: A Randomized clinical trial. MESOT 2004-Ankara, Turkey

2. Simforoosh N, Basiri A, Fattahi M, Einollahi B, Firouzan A, Pourrezagholi F, Nafar M, Shakhs-Salim N, Farrokhi F, Khedmati J. Effect of warm Ischemia on graft outcome in laparoscopic and open donor nephrectomy. MESOT 2004-Ankara, Turkey

3. Simforoosh N, Basiri A, Fattahi M, Einollahi B, Firouzan A, Pourrezagholi F, Nafar M, Shakhs-Salim N, Farrokhi F, Khedmati J, Entezari A. Lparoscopic donor nephrectomy, Iranian model for developing courtiers, cost effective, no rush technique. MESOT 2004-Ankara, Turkey

4. Social aspects of kidney donation in “Organ Replacement Theray”
Munich 1991
(Invited by Prof. Land)

5. Living unrelated renal transplantation at anniversary of 100000 kidney Transplantation Registration at Collaborative Transplant study Collaborative Transplant study CTS meeting at Heidelberg 1992
(Invited by Prof. G. Opelz)

6- International Forum on living kidney donation,
Amsterdam 2004
(Invited by Prof. Delmonico)

7- Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy “Surgical Technique”
Kuwait 2004
(Invited by Prof. M. Al-Mousavi)

8- Live surgery on laparoscopic donor nephrectomy and laparoscopic reconstructive urosurgery (IV interanational congress on kidney diseases, 11-13 Nov. 2005
Ahmedabad India
(Invited by Prof. Trivedi)

9. 10th Congress of the Middle East society for organ transplantation “Technical modifications in laparoscopic donor nephrectomy 7 years experience with 750 cases”. 26-29 Nov.
Kuwait 2006
(Invited by Prof. M. Al-Mousavi)

10. 4th Kuwait Urological Association Annual Scientific Meeting. “Genito-Urinary Reconstructive Surgery” 10-11 Feb
Kuwait 2007

11. 7th Congress of Turkish Endourology society. Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy reconstructive laparoscopic urology. 9-12 Sept.
Izmir 2007

12. 29th Congress of the Societe International durologie. Surgical complications: vascular and lymphocele. 2-6 Sept.
Paris 2007

13. SIU/ICS Instructional course in urology and incontinence. Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy. Nov. 16-18, 2007,
Mumbai, India

14. 7th Congress of the Arab Association of Urology AAU 2007 Beirut. Laparoscopic Management of Urinary Stone Disease.
November 29-December 2, 2007-
Beirut- Lebanon
15. International Summit on Transplant Tourism and Organ Trafficking.
April 30th – May 2nd, 2008
Istanbul, Turkey

16. 9th Asian Congress of Urology. Modification in laparoscopic donor nephrectomy 7 years experience with 750 cases.
2nd-5th Oct. 2008
New Delhi

17. 26th World Congress of Endourology & SWL,
Nov. 30- Dec. 3, 2008 – LAPAROSCOPY IN UPPER URETERAL STONES
PANEL: UPPER URETERAL STONES – THE IDEAL INDICATION FOR:
Shanghai, China

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