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Non-communicable Diseases Research Center


Year founded: 2016

The Non-communicable Diseases Research Center was founded in 2016 as an academic-research center to conduct research in non-communicable diseases and to utilize its academic and research achievements in health policy-making.


Research Priorities

  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Hypertension
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Common cancers in Fars province
  • Providing a model to help clinical decisions
  • Determining the Geographic pathology of non-communicable diseases
  • Prevalence and burden of pulmonary disease
  • Metabolic syndrome


  • Ranked 1st among the research centers of the clinical group with one to three years of activity in 2018
  • 10th rank nationwide among health promotion centers in 2022
  • Top ranking center in citations among the research centers at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
  • Fourth place in terms of H-index among the research centers at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences.






Alireza Mirahmadizadeh

Associate Professor of Epidemiology

Department of Epidemiology, School of Health

Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center


Contact information:

Non-communicable Disease Research Center

1st floor, Mohammad Rasoul Allah Research Tower, Khalili St. Shiraz, Iran


Tel.: +98 71 36122302

Fax: +98 71 36122302