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Sina Specialized and subspecialty Hospital

Mahmoud Motamedi
Current Rank/Department: Associate Professor / Neurology
Tehran University of Medical Sciences

 


Contact Information:


Academic Rank:  Associate Professor
Department: Internal Diseases – Neurology
Address 1: Imam Khomeini Ave., Hasan Abad Sq., Sina Hospital
Tehran – Iran
 Address 2 (Office): #178, Pezeshkan Building, Ghaem Magham Farahani St., Tehran – Iran
Tel: (+9821) 66702052
E-mail: motamedi@sina.tums.ac.ir

Education:
2001 – 2002
Fellowship in “Epilepsy”
Yale University
USA
1986 – 1990
Course of Specialty in “Neurology”
Imam Khomeini Hospital – Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Tehran – Iran
1973 – 1980
General Medicine (MD)
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
Isfahan – Iran

Highlighted Educational/Occupational Qualifications:
·    2nd Rank, Iranian National Board of Neurology Exam, 1990
Professional Society Membership:
1980 – Present        The Iranian Medical Council

Work Experience:
Executive Activities
·    2009 – Present: Member of Neurology Wards Evaluation and Approval Committee, Tehran – Iran
·    2008 – Present: Member of Neurological Diseases Diploma – Certification Examining Board, Tehran – Iran
·    2007 – Present: Member of National Neurology Board Exam, Tehran – Iran
·    2007 – Present: Member of Scientific Advisory Board of Medical Council of Iran, Tehran – Iran
·    2005 – Present:
o    Member of Neurological Committee of Supreme Medical Council
o    Member of scientific Committee of Iranian Society of Neurological Sciences
o    Member of central research council of Iranian center of Neurological research
o    Member of Forensic Medicine Advisory Board
·    1999 – Present: Head of Neurology Department, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran – Iran
·    1991 – 2005: Committee member and treasurer of Iranian Society of Neurological Sciences
·    1991 – 1991: Dean of School of Medicine, Seaman University of Medical Sciences, Semnan – Iran
·    May 13-16, 2000: Secretary of the 7th Congress of Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran

Editorial Positions
·    N/A
Clinical Activities
1990 – Present
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Neurologist
Tehran – Iran
1986 – 1990
Tehran University of Medical Sciences (Imam Khomeini Hospital)
Neurology Resident
Tehran – Iran
Teaching rounds and classes with undergraduate students and junior residents
Teaching Service
2005 – Present
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Associate Professor – Neurology
    Tehran – Iran
Lecturer of different subjects of Neurology in the refreshment (CME) courses for general practitioners, internists, and neurologists.
    1991 – 2005
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Assistant Professor – Neurology
    Tehran – Iran
1990 – 1991
Semnan University of Medical Sciences
Assistant Professor – Neurology
    Tehran – Iran    

Thesis:    
1.    Naser Moghadasi A, Comparing plasma levels of vitamin B12 in epileptic patients receiving valporate Vs. lamotrigine monotherapy in Sina Hospital, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, September 2010 (Advisor)
2.    Khansari N, Evaluation of EKG lead abnormalities in patients undergoing electroencephalography in EEG Clinic of Sina Hospital, General Medicine, 2008 (Advisor)
3.    Farshidfar F, Evaluating clinical features, risk factors and results of carotid enderterecomy in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients in Tehran University affiliated hospitals, General Medicine, 2007 (Consultant)
4.    Azimi S, Comparison of EEG and CT scan findings in diagnosis of ischemic stroke, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2007 (Consultant)
5.    Ebrahimi Nasrabadi S, Relative frequency of urinary dysfunction in epileptic patients referred to Sina Hospital, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2006 (Consultant)
6.    Paknejad MA, EEG findings in asymptomatic first degree relatives of JME patients, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2006 (Consultant)
7.    Rahmat Dirdeh M, Comparison of valproic acid efficacy in familiar versus sporadic cases of JME, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2005 (Consultant)
8.    Shiralizadeh S & Rezaeezadeh H, Frequency of positive family history of epilepsy in first degree relatives of epileptic patients in hospitals of Tehran university of Medical Sciences, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2004 (Consultant)
9.    Nikjoo Z & Mirzakhani R, Frequency of catamenial epilepsy in women referred to hospitals of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2003 (Consultant)
10.    Mokri A & Moshirzadeh S, Epilepsy stigma and it, s social problems in epileptic patients referred to hospitals of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2003 (Consultant)
11.    Saeedi T, Treatment strategies against primary generalized tonic clonic and complex partial seizures according to Iranian neurologists in 2002, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2002 (Consultant)
12.    Sahraiian M, Evaluation of serum magnesium in patients with multiple sclerosis and its relations with clinical symptoms in patients refereed to Neurological department of Sina hospital, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2001 (Consultant)
13.    Nikfardjam M, A Relative frequency of multiple sclerosis related pain in hospitals of Tehran University of Medical Sciences (2001-2002), Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2001 (Consultant)
14.    Gheini M & Bakhtiyari H, A Relative frequency of status epileptics in the hospitals of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 1999 (Consultant)
15.    Khaleghi AR & Hamzelooii A, Non-compliance in outpatient epileptics in Sina Hospital, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 1998 (Consultant)
16.    Asadikaram AH, A survey of Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis in hospitals of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 1998 (Consultant)
17.    Voosooghi R & Hoseini DJ, Epilepsy and Driving, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2000v(Consultant)
18.    Zafarghandi M & Sarvanan A, A qualitative and quantitative survey of written progress notes in hospitalized patients in Sina Hospital, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 1995 (Consultant)
Research Interests:
·    Epilepsy
Research Projects:
Ongoing
·    N/A
Completed
·    N/A
Publications:
·    Articles
    English
1.    Motamedi M, Karvigh SA, Sahraian MA, Azimi AR, Navardi S. Lamotrigine and twin pregnancy, incidental event or possible correlation? Seizure, 18(8):580-2, 2009
2.    Motamedi M, Sahraian MA, Rahmat M. Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy: Sporadic and familial cases: Do they differ? Iranian Journal of Neurology, 7 (23):272-6, 2008
3.    Sahraian. M, Motamedi M, Paknejad SM, Azimi AR. Coexistence of Wilson's disease and neurofibromatosis type 1 in a 14-year-old boy. Neurol India, 55(1):89-90, March 2007
4.    Sikaroodi H, Motamedi M, Kahnooji H, Gholamrezanezhad A, Yousefi N. Stroke as the first manifestation of Takayasu arteritis. Acta Neurol Belg., 107(1):18-21, March 2007
5.    Nikoobakht M, Motamedi M, Orandi A, Meysami AP, Emamzadeh A. Sexual dysfunction in epileptic men. Urology Journal, Official Journal of Urology, Nephrology Research Center & The Iranian Urological Association, No. 21: 11-117, 2007
6.    Sahraian. M, Motamedi M, Azimi AR, Paknejad SM. Bilateral pulvinar thalamic calcification in a patient with chronic cryptococcal meningitis. Eur J Neurol., No. 14(4), e1-2, 2007
7.    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(1):89-90, March 2007
8.    Sahraian MA, Motamedi M, Azimi AR, Paknejad SM. Bilateral pulvinar thalamic calcification in a patient with chronic cryptococcal meningitis. Eur J Neurol, 14(4):e1-2, 2007
9.    Togha M, Akhondzadeh SH, Motamedi M, Ahmadi B, Razeghi S. Alloporinol as adjunction therapy in intractable epilepsy: A double– blind and placebo-controlled trial. Archives of Medical Research, 38: 313-316, 2007
10.    Sahraian MA, Shakori Rad A, Motamedi M, Pakdaman H, Radue. EW: Magnetic resonance findings in multiple sclerosis: A review. Iranian Journal of Radiology, 4(4): 231-9, 2007
11.    Nikoobakht M, Motamedi M, Orandi A, Meysami AP, Emamzadeh A. Sexual dysfunction in epileptic men. Urology Journal: The official journal of Urology and Nephrology Research Center and The Iranian Urological Association, 21: 11-117, 2007
12.    Motamedi M, Paknejad M, Sahraian MA, Azimi A, Meysami A. EEG findings of seemingly-healthy immediate family members of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 4(12):26-33, 2006
13.    Motamedi M, Sahraian MA, Rahmat M. Comparison of valproic acid efficacy in familiar versus sporadic cases of JME. Neurology India, 54: 182-185, 2006
14.    Motamedi M, Paknejad. EEG findings in asymptomatic first-degree relatives of JME patients. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 8: 26-33, 2005
15.    Motamedi M, Sahraian MA, Hamzelooi A. Evaluation of compliance in epileptic patients in Sina Hospital. Iranian Journal of Neurology, 8: 24-31, 2005
16.    Hasani M, Sahraian MA, Motamedi M. Post mortem CSF in a general ICU. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, 9: 176-178, 2005
17.    Sahraian MA, Motamedi M, et al. Anderogen-induced cerebral venous sinus thrombosis in a young body builder. BMC Neurology, 4:22, 2004
18.    Motamedi. M., S. Spencer, et al. Levetiracetam efficacy in refractory partial onset seizures, especially after epilepsy surgery. Espilepsia, 44 (2): 211-214, 2003
19.    Motamedi M, Sigaroodi H, Vosooghi R. Epilepsy and driving. The Journal of Faculty of Medicine: Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 4:35-39, 2001
20.    Motamedi M, Banki A, Sahraian MA. A case of self- induced reflex epilepsy. Acta Medica Iranica, 3: 166-167, 2000
21.    Motamedi M, Mophid AR, Mazdeh. Neuropsychiatric complications of 500 cases of hyperthyroidism. The Journal of Faculty of Medicine: Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 4:55-61, 1998
22.    Barimani DJ, Motamedi M, et al. Aspects atypiques de 1 electro-encephalogram au course de 1a panencephalitis Sc 1 erosante subaigue. Neurophysio Cli, 20:95-103, 1990
23.    Aghdasi A, A survey of clinical manifestations, VEP, CSF IGg in patients with MS in Imam  Khomeini Hospital, Specialty Course of Neurology Thesis, 1989
·    Presentations in National & International Meetings
1.    2010: Diagnostic evaluation of psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNESs), 17th International Congress of Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology of Iran, Tehran – Iran
2.    2009: Neuroimaging in epilepsy, 25th Congress of Radiology, Tehran – Iran
3.    2009: Peri-ictal lateralizing signs in children, 6th Seminar of Epilepsy, Tehran – Iran
4.    2009: Procedures and anesthesia in patients with epilepsy, 16th Epilepsy Congress, Tehran – Iran
5.    2008: The 15th International Congress of Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology of Iran, Tehran – Iran
a.    An LTM study in patients with Paroxysmal events
b.    Reporting 37 cases of video EEG monitoring in Tehran
6.     2007: Indication for Video EEG monitoring, The 4th Epilepsy Congress, Tehran – Iran
7.    2006: Diagnostic evaluation in epilepsy, The 3rd Epilepsy Congress, Tehran – Iran
8.    2005: Localized epiletiform patterns, The 12th International Congress of Neurology & Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
9.    2005: The role of Video EEG monitoring in epilepsy surgery, The 11th International Congress of Neurology & Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
10.    2003: Evaluation of Idiopathic epilepsy in epileptic patients referred to hospitals of Tehran University, The 10th International Congress of Neurology & Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
11.    2002: Pseudo-epileptiform patterns, Third Iranian Congress of Neuroscience, Tehran – Iran
12.    1999: Propofol in refractory convulsive status epileptics, The 6th Iranian Congress of Neurology, Tehran – Iran
13.    1998: Treatment of status epileptics, The 9th Iranian Congress of Internal Medicine, Tehran – Iran
14.    1998: IVIG therapy in neurology, The 5th International Congress of Neurology & Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
15.    1997: Diagnostic evaluation of seizures, The 1st Seminar of Epilepsy, Tehran – Iran
16.    1996: Complicated migraine, The 4th International Congress of  Neurology &  Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
17.    1996: Differential diagnosis of ischemic strokes, The 7th International Congress of  Internal Medicine, Tehran – Iran
18.    1995: Brain death, The 3rd Congress of  Neurology, Tehran – Iran
19.    1994: Gait disorders in neurological diseases, The 3rd Congress of  Orthopedics, Tehran – Iran
20.    1994: Cluster headache, Third Seminar & Refreshment Course of Internal Medicine, Tehran – Iran
·    Books
1.    Motamedi M & a group of authors. Disorders of voluntary muscles: "Dystrophinopaties" Chapter, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Publications, 2005
2.    Motamedi M. Epilepsy and Epileptic Syndromes. Tehran University of Medical Sciences Publications, 2004

Grants:
Completed Grants
·    N/A
Pending Grants
·    N/A
Awards:    
N/A


Competencies:
·    Language
o    Moderate in English
·    Computer
o    At ease with computer




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