Physiology and Pharmacology Department

Physiology and Pharmacology Department was established in 1995 to discover new medical molecules for treatment of incurable neurological diseases including epilepsy and Alzheimer. It consists of 6 laboratories: Pharmacology Research, Instrumental Analysis, Physiology Research, Cardiovascular Diseases, Cellular and Molecular Research and the Electrophysiology research.

Activities in progress

  1. Ongoing research to identify pathophysiology of epilepsy, cancer and Alzheimer.
  2. Discovery of new medicinal molecules for treatment of these diseases.

Future activities

  1. Drug design and discovery of new molecules for prevention and treatment of common diseases such as epilepsy, cancer, Alzheimer.
  2. Development of new animal models in order to increase recognition, diagnosis and treatment of these diseases

    Image Name Degree Position

    Dr. Mohammad Sayyah

    PhD in Pharmacology

     Head of Department, Professor
       Dr. Mona Salimi PhD in Medicinal Chemistry Associate Professor

    Hamid Gholami Pourbadie

    Post Doctoral Assistant Professor