Date of Birth:23.July.1955
Marital status: Married
Course: 2001 A 6-month course in the Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok.
PhD:1995-2000 in Medical Parasitology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
Title of thesis: Maintenance & Cultivation of Plasmodium vivax to establish in vitro sensitivity of the parasite to antimalarials.
WHO Certificate:1998 in Planning Malaria and its Control (a three-month course).
MSPH:1984-1988 in Medical Parasitology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
BSc:1974-1979 Faculty of Medicine, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences.
Research training and Workshop:
1-First International Symposium on Molecular Technology (Biotechnology in Progress) Tehran 30th July- 1st August 2005, Tehran-Iran
2-A two-week workshop on Diagnostic Molecular Biology Training Course. School of Public Health and institute of Public Health Research, Tehran Iran. July 31-Aug 12, 2004
3-Molecular Biology Techniques in Malaria Research. From 6th December – 17th December 2004. International Center for genetic Engineering and Biotechnology , New Delhi, India
2002, Vice-chancellor for Education & Research award for acquiring the first rank in nationwide medical students exams in basic sciences in 2001.
2003, Dean of the Faculty award for acquiring the first rank in nationwide medical students exams in basic sciences in 2002.
2002-present, Member of the University Thesis Approval Committee.
2002-present, Parasitological Society of Southern Africa (PARSA).
1992-present Iranian Society of Parasitologist (ISP)
Interests, Epidemiological and molecular study of Cryptosporidium, Leishmanianiasis, clinical trial for new antimalarial, in vitro and in vivo susceptibility testing of antimalarials, in-vitro cultivation of Plasmodia.
Presented papers in Symposiums or Congresses:
1-Hamedi Y, Molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium isolates from human in southern Iran. 20th National Congress of Parasitology, Nov.3-5, 2008, Shillong, India.
2-Hamedi Y., Zare S,. Comparative clinical trial of artesunate in combination of sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine versus chloroquine in treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in southeastern Iran. Presented at the 11th International Congress of Parasitology, 6-11 August 2006, SECC- Glasgow.
3-Hamedi Y., Cryptosporidium infection in diarrheic children in southern part of Iran. Presented at IX European Multicolloquium of Parasitology, 18-23 July 2004, Valencia, Spain. Abstract page 440.
4-Hamedi Y & Haidari M. Intestinal parasites of Rattus norvegicus in South of Iran. Presented at the 32nd Annual Congress of Parasitological Society of Southern Africa, 7th-10th Oct. 2003 Pretoria, South Africa.
5-Hamedi Y & Haidari M. Prevalence of Trypanosoma lewisi among rats in Southern part of Iran. Presented at the 32nd Annual Congress of Parasitological Society of Southern Africa, 7th-10th Oct. 2003 Pretoria, South Africa.
6-Hamedi Y., Nateghpour M & Looareesuwan S. Vivax malaria in Iran: Establishment of the response to chloroquine in vitro and in vivo. Presented at the 32nd Annual Congress of Parasitological Society of Southern Africa, 7th-10th Oct. 2003 Pretoria, South Africa.
7-Hamedi Y., Nateghpour M & Looareesuwan S. In vitro monitoring of Plasmodium vivax to chloroquin in Thailand. Presented at the 32nd Annual Congress of Parasitological Society of Southern Africa, 7th-10th Oct. 2003 Pretoria, South Africa.
8-Hamedi Y. Blastocystis hominis as a protozoan parasite: a cross-sectional study in Bandar-Abbas school children. Presented at the 1st National Iranian Congress of Parasitic diseases, (NICOPA1), 11-13 Dec. 1989. Rasht, Iran.
9-Hamedi Y. Intestinal Parasites of Stray Dogs in Bandar-Abbas. Presented at NICOPA2, 19-22 Oct. 1997, Tehran, Iran. Abstract page 256.
10-Hamedi Y. Cryopreservation and Synchronization of Plasmodium falciparum. Presented at the 2nd Iranian Congress on Malaria, Tehran 15-17 May 2000. Abstract page 7-8.
11-Hamedi Y & Haidari M. Intestinal and haemo-parasites of brown rats in Bandar-Abbas, Iran. Presented at NICOPA4, 13-16 Oct. 2003, Mashhad, Iran. Abstract page 76.
12-Hamedi Y & Vatandoust H. The main factor involved in malaria transmission in Roudan, Hormozgan province and antimalarial activities by local authorities. Presented at the 2nd Iranian Congress on Malaria, Tehran 15-17 May 2000. Abstract page 84.
13-Hamedi Y. In vitro susceptibility of Plasnodium vivax to chlororoquin in Thailand. Presented in the 11th Iranian Congress on Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine. 28th Feb-4th Mar 2003. Abstract page 119.
1-Hamedi Y., Safa O., Haidari M. Cryptosporidium infection in diarrheic children in southeast Iran. Paediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2005; 24:(1) January 2005.
2-Hamedi Y., Haidari M., Soleimani M. Intestinal and blood parasites of brown rats in Bandar Abbass. Hormozgan Medical Journal 2003; 7: 123-127 (Persian)
3-Hamedi Y., Safa O., Zare S., Tan-ariya P., Kojima S., Looareesuwan S. Therapeutic efficacy of Artesunate in Plasmodium vivax malaria in Thailand. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2004; 35(3): 570-574.
4-Hamedi Y., Nateghpour M., Soonthornsata B., Tan-ariya P., Kojima S., Chindanond D., Looareesuwan S. Monitoring of Plasmodium vivax sensitivity to chloroquine in vitro in Thailand. Transaction of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2003; 97: 435-437.
5-Hamedi Y., Nateghpour M., Tan-ariya P., Tiensuwan M., Silachamroon., Looareesuwan S. Plasmodium vivax malaria in Iran in 1999-2001: establishing the response to chloroquine in vitro and in vivo. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2002; 33: 512-8.