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Akbar Shafiee

  • MD, Msc
  • Research associate
  • Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
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About

Medical Doctor with a master of science degree on Vitality and Ageing from Leiden university, working at the Research department of Tehran Heart Center. I am currently doing my specialty thesis on the characteristics of an elderly-friendly emergency department. Planning to do a fellowship on elderly health preferably in Europe or US.

Editorships

Internal Medicine and Medical Investigation Journal

Associate editor and Reviewer

2016 - Present

Galen Medical Journal

Associate editor

2012 - Present

Recent publications

  • Acute Complications in Cardiac Electrophysiology Procedures: A Prospective Study in a High-volume Tertiary Heart Center

    • Vasheghani-Farahani A
    • Shafiee A
    • Akbarzadeh M
    • et al.
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  • Age and the head-up tilt test outcome in syncope patients

    • Noormand R
    • Shafiee A
    • Davoodi G
    • et al.
    N/ACitations
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Professional experience

Research associate

Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences

January 2012 - Present

Professional Translator

Novin Pezeshki Journal

July 2007 - September 2018(11 years)

Consultant at Knowledge Management Unit

Shahid Rajaee Heart Center

March 2011 - September 2012(2 years)

Student assessor

Leyden Academy on Vitality and Ageing

December 2010 - June 2011(6 months)

Research assistant

Tehran Heart Center

April 2009 - September 2010(a year)

Education

Specialty in Community Medicine

Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

September 2015 - September 2018(3 years)

Master on vitality and ageing

Universiteit Leiden

September 2010 - June 2011(9 months)

doctorate of Medicine

Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

September 1996 - September 2003(7 years)

Co-authors (121)

  • Ali Bozorgi
  • Fardin Yousefshahi
  • Hassan Aghajani
  • Mohammad Alidoosti