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گروه آموزشی عصب شناختی فروردین

Farvardin Neuro-Cognitive Training Group

شنبه ۳۰ شهریور ۱۳۹۸
دکتر میثم محمدی
دکترای علوم اعصاب شناختی

1-Professional Education and Qualifications:  

Degree: MS in occupational therapy, PhD Neuroscience, Clinical and Cognitive studies (by course, by research). 

Graduate & Post-graduate Qualifications  

 Current Position: Ph.D. in Neuroscience, cognitive studies. Institute for cognitive Sciences studies,  

(Shaheed Beheshti Medical University affiliate), Tehran, Iran.  

Head of therapists in tarannomezafar, pediatric rehabilitation clinic. 

Thesis Title: 

The effect of Interaction of BLA dopaminergic and cannabinoid system in the memory processing  

Accepted as PhD student, Department of Neuroscience, ICSS, July 2009 

(Through national PhD entrance examination)  

 

 MS of occupational therapy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 

Sept. 2006 - Apr. 2008  

 Bachelor's degree of occupational therapy, Iran University of medical science. Sep 2001- Aug 2005, Tehran, Iran. 

 

2-Special Honors:  

 2nd ranked in national PhD entrance examination for cognitive neuroscience at ICSS. Sep.2009  

 Best presentation award, 14th conference of occupational therapy. Dec. 2009  

 

3- Research and practice areas of interest:  

 Basic and Clinical Neuroscience  

 Neuro-cognitive disorders and cognitive studies  

 massage therapy of neurodevelopmental disease  

 Neurorehabilitation of children with neurologic disabilities 

 Efficacy of repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) in symptomatic and neuro-cognitive improvement in neurodevelopmental disease  

 

 

4-Professional Membership:  

 June 2006-date: Medical Council, I.R. IRAN: MC No: 248 OT 

 Jan 2012-date:  Iranian Neuroscience society 

5-Research experience:  

During BS AND MS course:  

 Methodology of biomedical research  

 Community medical research and population cross sectional studies  

 Immunohistochemistry and PCR  

 MS Thesis title: effect of simultaneous massage therapy and proprioceptive stimulation on the dexterity Dissertated and accepted with a degree (19.75/20) 

BS thesis title: survey of rehabilitation centers of blindness in the country  

Dissertated and accepted with a degree (20/20)  

During PhD dissertation:  

 In depth Familiarity with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation methodology and protocols (TMS), Event Related  

Potentials (ERPs), Eye tracking, CANTAB cognitive battery, SPSS and MATLAB data analyzers.  

 Stereotactic surgery on rodent’s brain and cannulation.  

 Pressure microinjection in rat and mice brain nuclei.  

 Animal model of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.  

 Slice preparation of rats and mice brain.  

Magnetic Stimulation and its effect on sleep quality index (PSQI assessment) in major depression. Department of Neuroscience. Institute for cognitive sciences studies. Tehran, Iran. Commencement: Dec.2010  

6-1- Neuroscience Related Workshops:  

  Using TMS and other imaging modalities in Neurocognitive research: Theories and application, by George Northoff, MD, PhD, FRCPC, Canada research chair for mind , brain imaging and neuroethics, University of Ottawa. Oct.2010  

, ICSS, Tehran, Iran  

 Using ERPs in Cognitive Neuroscience. Experimental design and analysis. By G. Northoff. Oct 2010, ICSS, Tehran, Iran 

 Electrophysiology (EEG) workshop. National Epilepsy summit. Sept 2010.Tehran, Iran 

 Diagnosis and management of neuro-developmental disorders, By John Stein, 4th 

Int’l Conference of cognitive sciences May 2011.Tehran, Iran 

 Measurement and analysis in cognitive tasks, By Yoko Yamaguchi, 4th Int’l Conference of cognitive sciences May 2011.Tehran, Iran  

 

6-2- PhD advanced formal courses (Sep2009-Sep 2011):  

 Neuroscience and Neuroanatomy  

 Cellular and molecular biology-Neurobiology  

 Neuropsychopharmacology  

 Neurogenetics  

 Cognitive neuropsychology  

 Neuronal signal processing (EEG-ERP)  

 Advanced Biostatistics  

 Mind and Cognition (advanced Neuroscience)  

 Neuro-cognitive dysfunctions  

 Emotions and cognitive neuroscience  

 Neurologic diseases and neuroscience  

 Psychiatric disorders and neuroscience  

 Neuro-imaging (MRI, fMRI, PET, MRS, DTI)  

 Self, behavior and the brain  

 Neuro-Linguistics  

 Senses, circuitries and neural functions (Visual, acoustic and tactile)  

 Research methodology  

 

7- Work History: 

 Feb. 2002 – date: Zafar and tarannomezafar center of rehabilitation and occupational therapy 

April 2003 – Feb 2009: bahar rehab center   

 

8- Journal Papers: 

 Modulation of the effects of the cannabinoid agonist, ACPA, on spatial and non-spatial novelty detection in mice by dopamine D1 receptor drugs infused into the basolateral amygdala. Meisam Mohammadi, Mohammad Nasehi, Mohammad-Reza Zarrindast. Behavioural Brain Research 280 (2015) 36–44 

 

 The effect of simultaneous proprioceptive and exteroceptive stimulations on dexterity of children with Down’s syndrome. Meisam mohammadi et.al: Iranian journal of rehabilitation. 2009. 

 

 Comparison of working memory, divided and selective attention in children with different type of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder- ADHD.  Journal of Fundamental and applied sciences. Feb, 2017 

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بررسی تاثیر تحریکات همزمان حس سطحی و عمقی بر روی زبردستی کودکان ۷-۶ ساله سندرم داون- میثم محمدیِ. دکتر هادیان مهدی عبدالوهاب دکتر علیایی محمود جلیلی و حسین کریمی. ۱۳۸۷ فصلنامه توانبخشی نوین. دانشگاه ع پ تهران. 

9- Books (Compositions in progress): 

The Cognitive  Neurorehabilitation: under print; 2017 publication of Iran  university of medical sciences. 

 Consciousness and Attention: under print: 2017 publication….