Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology


Head of the Department

Ms. Masoumeh Taherpour




Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology was officially established at the NKUMS School of Health in 2018. This recently established department is responsible for delivering different materials of biostatistics, epidemiology, research methods, computer, and also computer application in data analysis for the students of all disciplines in NKUMS.

This department moves toward improving quality, empowering the NKUMS students in research and training students in different academic levels. It also cooperates in training skillful staff for research centers and providing consultation in implementing research projects in the different fields of health and medical sciences.



Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, in addition to training skilled, dedicated and professional staff in both biostatistics and epidemiology, is responsible for taking national and regional responsibilities and implementing mega projects instructed by the national and international bodies and specifically Ministry of Health and Medical Education.


Academic Members

  • Dr. Seyyed Mohammad Alavi
  • Dr. Rezvan Rajabzadeh
  • Dr. Hassan Saadati
  • Mr. Hossein Lashgardoust
  • Mr. Mousa Qalichi
  • Ms. Elham Sharifian