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Sina Specialized and subspecialty Hospital


Mohammad Ali Sahraian
Current Rank/Department: Neurologist/MS Research Center
Tehran University of Medical Sciences

 

:Contact Information
Academic Rank: Associate Professor
Department: MS Research Center, Department of Neurology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Address: Imam Khomeini Ave., Hasan Abad Sq., Sina Hospital
Tehran – Iran
Tel: (+9821)
Fax: (+9821)
E-mail: msahrai@tums.ac.ir & Sahraian1350@yahoo.com
Education:
2006 – 2007
Fellowship in “MS”
MS Research Group
Basel University Hospital
Basel - Switzerland
1997 – 2001
Course of Specialty in “Neurology”
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Tehran – Iran
1991 – 1997
General Medicine (MD)
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Shiraz– Iran


:Further Training Courses/Workshop Attendance
2008 Teaching in outpatients clinic, Sina Hospital
2004 New methods of medical education and evaluation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (A 40-day workshop)
2004 Reasonable drug prescription, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (A 3-day workshop)
 

:Highlighted Educational/Occupational Qualifications
· 1st Rank, National Neurology Board Exam, 2002
· 1st Rank, National University Entrance Exam, 1991
 

:Professional Society Membership
2001-Present Iranian Neurological Association
1997 – Present The Iranian Medical Organization


:Work Experience
Executive Activities
· 2007 – Present: Member of Mortality & Morbidity Committee, Sina University Hospital
· 2007 – Present: Member of the Research Committee, The Iranian Center for Brain & Spinal Cord Repair
· 2007– Present: Head of Education Development Office, Sina University Hospital
· 2007– Present: Head of MS Clinic & Research Center, Sina University Hospital
· 2007– Present: President of the Scientific Advisory Board, Iranian MS Society
· 2004 – Present: Member of MS Research Committee, The Iranian Center for Neurological Research
· 2002 – Present: Program director of medical students, Department of Neurology, Sina University Hospital
· 2002 – Present: Consultant neurologist, Tehran Heart Center
· 2002 – Present: Member of the Scientific Committee, Iranian MS Society
· 2002 – Present: Member of the Research Committee, Department of Neurology, Sina University Hospital
· November 2004: Program director of the 1st National Multiple Sclerosis Congress, Tehran – Iran
· November 2008: Program director of the 5th National MS Congress, Tehran – Iran
· 2008: Member of the Scientific Committee, MS International Federation (MSIF)
· May 2003: Program director of the 10th International Congress on Neurology & Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
· 2003 – 2005: Director of international relations, Iranian MS Society
· 2002 – 2005: Educational Committee Resident, Sina University Hospital
Editorial Positions
· Member of the editorial board of “Iranian Journal of Neurology” (since 2003)
Clinical Activities
2001 – Present
Sina University Hospital
Neurologist
Tehran – Iran
Teaching Service
2008 – Present
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Associate Professor
Tehran – Iran
2002 – 2008
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Assistant Professor
Tehran – Iran
 

:Thesis
Navardi S, MRI plaque distribution in Iranian patients with MS, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, on-going (Advisor)
Darabi L, Cardiac holter monitoring in patients with MS receiving IV methyle prednisolone, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, on-going (Advisor)
Yordkhani F, Stem cell transplantation in patient with ALS, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, on-going (Advisor)
Aghsaiee M, ApoE in Patients with clinically isolated syndrome, General Medicine, on-going (Advisor)
Vejdani M, Autoimmune disease in MS patients, General Medicine, 2008 (Advisor)
Moghimi B, Prevalence of APO E in patients with optic neuritis, General Medicine, 2007 (Consultant)
Khoramnia S, Pregnancy outcome in patients with Multiple Sclerosis, General Medicine, 2007 (Consultant)
Abedini M, Evaluation of serum and CSF magnesium in MS patients, Specialty course of “Neurology”, 2007 (Advisor)
Eslami V, Evaluation of glucose tolerance test in non diabetic stroke patients, General Medicine, 2006 (Advisor)
Haghighat A, Mortality and Morbidity after carotid endartherctomy in Sina hospital. General Medicine, 2006 (Consultant)
Alighanbari S, ALS in Iran, Demographic data of 200 cases, General Medicine 2006 (Consultant)
Kiafar Nilavari, Evaluation of chelamidia pneumonia infection in patients with ischemic stroke, Specialty course of “Neurology”, 2005 (Consultant)
Firozi M, Evaluation of seizure in stroke patients during hospital course, General Medicine, 2005 (Advisor)
Shirani A, Evaluation of serum prolactin in patients with multiple sclerosis, General Medicine, 2005 (Consultant)
Khoram M, Evaluation of subarachnoid hemorrhage in Sina Hospital, General Medicine, 2005 (Consultant)
Kazemizadeh R, Neurologic complications of kidney transplant in Sina hospital, General Medicine, 2005 (Advisor)
Safavi F, Complications of antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy, General Medicine, 2005 (Advisor)
Nazari M, Neurlogical complication of bone marrow transplantation, General Medicine, 2005 (Advisor)
Rahmat M, Comparison of Valporic acid efficacy in familial versus sporadic cases of Juvenile Myoclonic epilepsy, Specialty course of “Neurology”, 2005 (Consultant)
Mostehaghan K, Post-mortem cerebrospinal fluid analysis in ICU admitted patients, Specialty course of “Anesthesialogy”, 2005 (Consultant)
Research Interests:
Multiple Sclerosis
Neuromyelitis Optica
 

:Research Projects
Ongoing
· Papsmear examinations in patients with Multiple Sclerosis
· Hemoglubinopathies in patients with MS
· Islamic Fasting in patients with MS
· Evaluation of Metoral in reducing side effects of IV methyle prednisolone in patients with MS
· Q-T interval in different phases of disease in MS

:Publications
· Articles
 English
1. Sahraian MA, Radue EW, Haller S, Kappos L., Black holes in multiple sclerosis: definition, evolution, and clinical correlations., Acta Neurol Scand 2010
2. Sahraian MA, Eshaghi A., Concomitant multiple sclerosis and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura., Eur J Neurol. 2010 May 25
3. Sahraian MA, Eshaghi A.,  Role of MRI in diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis., Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2010 Apr 21
4. Roghani M, Mahboudi F, Saharian MA, Etemadifar M, Esfahani AN, Nahrevanian H, Elahi E., Concentrations of nitric oxide metabolites in the serum of Iranian multiple sclerosis patients., J Neurol Sci. 2010 Jul 15; 294(1-2):92-4.
5. Togha M, Sahraian MA, Khorram M, Khashayar P. Warning signs and symptoms of subarachnoid hemorrhage. South Med J. December 10, 2008
6. Ghabaee M, Omranisikaroudi M, Amrisaroukolaei S, Meysamie A, Sahraian MA, Bayati A, Sanati MH, Houshman M, Sadeghian H, Vajihazaman K. Mitochondrial Mutation in Iranian patients with Multiple Sclerosis, correlation between Haplogroups H, A and clinical manifestations. Cell Mol Neurobiol. November 14, 2008
7. Eftekhar B, Sahraian MA, Nouralishahi B, Khaji A, Vahabi Z, Ghodsi M, Araghizadeh H, Soroush MR, Esmaeili SK, Masoumi M. Prognostic factors in the persistence of posttraumatic epilepsy after penetrating head injuries sustained in war. J Neurosurg. October 31, 2008
8. Ghabaee M, Bayati A, Amri Saroukolaei S, Sahraian MA, Sanaati MH, Karimi P, Houshmand M, Sadeghian H, Hashemi Chelavi L. Analysis of HLA DR2&DQ6 (DRB1*1501, DQA1*0102, DQB1*0602) Haplotypes in Iranian patients with Multiple Sclerosis. Cell Mol Neurobiol. August 26, 2008
9. Sarial S, Shokrgozar MA, Amirzargar A, Shokri F, Radfar J, Zohrevand P, Arjang Z, Sahraian MA, Lotfi J. IL-1, IL-1R and TNFalpha gene polymorphisms in Iranian patients with multiple sclerosis. Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol. 7:37-40, 2008
10. Pakdaman H, Fallah A, Sahraian MA, Pakdaman R, Rahimian L. Early onset multiple sclerosis: Report of a monozygotic twin pair with different treatment strategies and outcomes. European Journal of Neurology, 14: 10, 2007
11.Sahraian MA, Motamedi M, Azimi A, Paknejad SM. Bilateral thalamic calcification in a patient with cryptoccocal meningitis. European Journal of Neurology, 14:2, 2007
12.Pakdaman H, Sahraian MA, Fallah A, Pakdaman R, Ghareghozli K, Ghafarpour M, Rahimian E, Shirani A. Effect of early interferon beta-1a therapy on conversion to multiple sclerosis in Iranian patients with a first demyelinating event. Acta Neurol Scand, 115: 429-31, 2007
13. Sahraian MA, Motamedi M, Paknejad SM, Azimi AR. Coexistence of Wilson's disease and neurofibromatosis type 1 in a 14-year-old boy. Neurol India, 55: 89-90, 2007
14. Kassayian SE, Kazemi-Saleh D, Alidoosti M, Salarifar M, Hajizinali AM, Hakki-Kazazi E, Sahraian MA, Abbasi SH, Masumi A. Risk factors for major complications due to delaying surgery in staged carotid stenting and cerenary bypass graft surgery. Eurointervention, 3: 60-66, 2007
15. Sahraian MA, Shakorirad A, Motamedi M, Pakdaman H. Radue EW. Magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in multiple sclerosis. Iranian Journal of Radiology, 4:231-40, 2007
16. Pakdaman H, Sahraian MA. The role of Interferon beta in management of MS patients. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 4:231-40, 2007
17. Harrichian H, Sahraian MA, Shirani A. Serum prolactin level in patients with multiple sclerosis: A case control study. Medical Science Monitor, 12: 177-180, 2006
18. Hadidi E, Mojtahedzade M, Paknejad MH, Nikfar S, Zamani MJ, Sahraian MA, Efthekhar B, Najafi A, Khajavi MR, Ghaffarzade M, Soliemani V, Esmaili H, Rouini MR, Abdollahi M. Altration of blood IL8, TGF-beta1 and nitric oxide levels in relation to blood cells in patients with acute brain injury. Therapy, 3: 399-405, 2006 (Original article)
19. Kassayian SE, Kazemi-Saleh D, Alidoosti M, Salarifar M, Hajizinali AM, Hakki-Kazazi E, Sahraian MA, Gheini MR, Abbasi SH. A novel scoring system for identifying high risk patients undergoing carotid stenting. Archive Iranian Medicine, 9: 129-137, 2006 (Original article)
20. Motamedi M, Sahraian MA, Rahmat M. Comparison of valporic acid efficacy in familial versus sporadic cases of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy. Neurology India, 954: 186-9, 2006 (Original article)
21. Hassani M, Sahraian MA. Lidocaine or diazepam can decrease fasciculation induced by succinylcholine during induction of anesthesia. Middle East J Anesthesiol, 18:929-31, 2006 (Original article)
22. Pakdaman H, Sahraian MA, Fallah A, Pakdaman R. Treatment of early onset multiple sclerosis with suboptimal doses of interferon beta. Neuropediatrics, 37:257-60, 2006
23. Hassani M, Sahraian MA, Motamedi M, Mosthahghan K. Post mortem cerebrospinal fluid analysis in a general intensive care unit. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, 9: 176-8, 2005
24. Sahraian MA, Motamedi M, Moghimi B, Azimi A. Androgen induced cerebral venous Sinus thrombosis in a young body builder, Case Report. BMC Neurology, 4:22, 2004
25. Motamedi M, Sahraian MA. Evaluation of serum calcium and magnesium in 50 patients with clinical definite Multiple Sclerosis. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 7: 7-11, 2003
26. Motamedi M, Banki A, Sahraian MA. A case of self-induced reflex epilepsy. Acta Medica Iranica, 38:166, 2000 (English)
 Farsi
27. Shahbigy S, Shayegannejad M, Noorian A, Sahraian MA. Effects of Mitoxanthrone on Multiple Sclerosis. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 2006
28. Pakdaman H, Sahraian MA. The role of Interferon beta in Multiple Sclerosis. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 8: 23-28, 2006 (Persian)
29. Sahraian MA. Evaluation of poor drug compliance in epileptic patients. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 8: 23-28, 2004
30. Motamedi M, Sigarodi H, Vosoghi R, Hossieni S, Sahraian MA. Epilepsy and Driving. Faculty of Medicine Journal, 58:35-40, 2001
· Presentations in National & International Meetings
1. September 2008: Iranian network of multidisciplinary clinics for multiple sclerosis, a view of existing experiences and future horizons, World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis, Montreal – Canada (Poster)
2. September 2008: Effects of pregnancy on the disease course in Iranian multiple sclerosis patients, World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis, Montreal – Canada (Poster)
3. September 2008: Conservative behavior in multiple sclerosis, a reflection of prefrontal cortex dysfunction World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis, World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis, Montreal – Canada (Poster)
4. 2008: Evaluation of color vision in Multiple sclerosis, The 18th European Neurological Society Congress, Niece – France (Poster)
5. 2008: Surgery and Anesthesia in MS patients, Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
6. 2008: Teaching in outpatients clinic, Ministry of Health, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
7. June 2007: MS or PML, MS MS symposium, Cyprus (Invited speaker)
8. March 2007: Differential diagnosis of MS, MS Regional Meeting, Athens – Greece (Invited speaker)
9. 2007: Effect of INF bet 1a on black holes in MS, Neurological Association of Greece Congress, Athens – Greece (Invited speaker)
10. 2007: Evaluation of research on MS in Iran, Mashhad Congress on MS, Mashhad – Iran (Lecturer)
11. 2007: Pitfalls in diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, The 14th National Congress on Neurology, Tehran – Iran
12. 2007: Combination therapy in multiple sclerosis, The 4th national congress on Multiple Sclerosis, Tehran – Iran
13. 2007: MS or PML, MS Symposium, Cyprus
14. March 2007: Differential diagnosis of MS, Neurological Association of Greece Congress, Athens –Greece (Invited Speaker)
15. March 2007: Effect of INF beta 1a on black holes in MS, MS Regional Meeting, Athens –Greece (Invited Speaker)
16. October 2006: MRI aspects of multiple sclerosis, Romanian Neurological Association Congress, Bucharest – Romania (Invited Speaker)
17. October 2006: MRI aspects of multiple sclerosis, Romanian Neurological Association Congress, Bucharest – Romania (Invited speaker)
18. May 2006: Differentiating MS from PML, The 15th European Neurology Society Congress, Lausanne – Switzerland (Invited Speaker)
19. May 2006: Differentiating MS from PML, MS satellite symposium 15th European Neurology Society Congress, Lausanne – Switzerland (Invited speaker)
20. September 28, 2006: The evaluation of black holes volume evolution in patients with multiple sclerosis receiving INF beta1a, The 22nd Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research on Multiple Sclerosis, Madrid – Spain (Poster)
21. 2006: Neurological complication following bone marrow transplantation, The 16th European Neurological Society Congress, Lussane – Switzerland (Poster)
22. 2006: Multiple sclerosis in Iran : report of 5000 cases, The 14th European Neurological Society Congress, Lussane – Switzerland (Poster)
23. 2006: Urinary complication in epileptic patients, The 10th European Federation of Neurological Association Congress, Glasscow – UK (Poster)
24. 2006: Impact of epilepsy in Iranian patients, The 10th European Federation of Neurological Association Congress, Glasscow – UK (Poster)
25. September 28, 2005: Is MS increasing in Iran?, The 21st Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research on Multiple Sclerosis, Thessaloniki – Greece (Poster)
26. September 28, 2005: Short and long time perception in multiple sclerosis patients: evidence for behavioral shift, The 21st Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research on Multiple Sclerosis, Thessaloniki – Greece (Poster)
27. 2005: Multiple Sclerosis, Kerman MS Society, Kerman – Iran (Invited Speaker)
28. 2005: Status Epilepticus, Iranian League on Epilepsy, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
29. 2005: MS and pain, Iranian MS Society, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
30. 2005: Evaluation of pregnancy care in Iranian women with epilepsy, The 12th National Congress for Controlling Status Epileptics, Tehran – Iran
31. 2005: Comparison of valporic acid efficacy in sporadic versus juvenile myoclonic epilepsy, The 15th Meeting of the European Neurological Society, Vienna – Austria (Poster)
32. 2005: Marriage and Multiple sclerosis, The 2nd National Congress on Multiple Sclerosis, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
33. 2005: Vaccination and Multiple sclerosis, The 2nd National Congress on Multiple Sclerosis, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
34. 2004: New strategies, The 1st National Congress on Epilepsy, Tehran – Iran
35. 2004: Neurological aspects of bioterrorism, The 10th National Congress on Neurology, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
36. 2004: Epilepsy and Multiple Sclerosis, The 1st National Congress on Multiple Sclerosis, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
37. 2004: Evaluation of stroke knowledge in Iranian people more than 50 years, The 2nd Congress on Non-communicating Diseases, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
38. 2004: Evidence based medicine and multiple sclerosis, The 1st Congress on Multiple Sclerosis, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
39. 2004: Interesting cases of neurology ward, Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
40. 2004: Neurological emergencies, Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
41. 2004: Multiple sclerosis, Azad University, Tehran – Iran (Invited speaker)
42. 2004: Multiple sclerosis, Alameh University, Tehran – Iran (Invited speaker)
43. 2004: Neurological emergencies for nurses, Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Speaker)
44. 2003: The role of nitric oxide in neurological diseases, The 10th National Congress on Neurology, Tehran – Iran
45. 2003: Stroke patients who need thrombolytic therapy in Sina hospital, The 9th National Congress on Neurology, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
46. 2003: Neurological aspects of bioterrorism, Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
47. 2003: New Methods of Medical Education, Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
48. 2002: Mad Cow Disease, Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Lecturer)
49. 2002: CPC (Neurosarcoidosis), Sina Hospital, Tehran – Iran (Clinical discusser)
50. 2002: Evaluation of serum calcium and magnesium in patients with definite multiple sclerosis, The 8th National Congress on Neurology, Tehran – Iran (Poster)
 

Books
 English
1. Radue EW, Shraian MA, Bacelor O, Devera A, Haller S. MS In MRI: Learning and Training CD. Regarde (Switzerland) 2008
2. Sahraian MA, Radue EW. MRI Atlas of MS lesions in Multiple Sclerosis. Springer Publications (Germany), 2008
3. Sahraian MA. Multiple Sclerosis (Chapter) in Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Imaging. Springer Publications (Germany), 2008 
 Farsi
4. Sahraian MA. Muscle diseases (Classification Chapter). Tehran University of Medical Sciences Publications (Germany), 2005
Awards:
· Sina excellence award for editing the book of “MRI Atlas of MS Lesions”, 2008 (TUMS)
Competencies:
· Language
o Moderate in English
· Computer
o At ease with
§ Microsoft Office




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