- Ali Akbar Haghdoost MD PhD
Ali Akbar is professor of epidemiology at Kerman University of Medical Sciences (KMU). He holds a diploma and doctorate of philosophy in epidemiology and bio-statistics from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He has several years of research experience in infectious disease epidemiology, medical education, public health, cost effectiveness, and modeling analysis. Ali Akbar has also contributed/provided consultations in many mutual projects with Iran’s ministry of health and medical education (MoHME) and WHO in Middle East and North Africa region. He is currently the chancellor of Kerman University of Medical Sciences, and head of Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance.