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physician , researcher , writer

Ashkan Farhadi, Iranian physician, researcher, writer. Achievements include invention of creeping colonoscope; invention of automated hot biopsy needle and device; invention of sanitizing container and display; invention of Farhadi's cell culture plate; invention of Farhadi's cell container. Fellow: American College Gastroenterology; member: American Gastroenterological Association, Sigma Xi.

Background

Farhadi, Ashkan was born on March 5, 1965 in Shiraz, Iran. Arrived in United States, 2000, permanent resident. Son of Gholam Ali Farhadi and Sadat Eyni.

Education

Medical Diploma, Shiraz University, Iran, 1989. Internal Medicine Specialty, Shiraz University, 1992. Gastroenterology subspeciality, Beheshti (National) University, Tehran, Iran, 1994.

Master in clinical research, Rush University, 2001—2003. Internal Medicine Specialty, Rush University, Illinois, 2003—2004. Gastroenterology, Rush University, Illinois, 2004—2006.

Career

Assistant professor medicine Beheshti (National) University, Tehran, 1992—1994, Mazandaran University, Iran, 1994—1999, chairman department medicine Iran, 1998—1999. Research fellow Rush University, Chicago, since 2000, assistant professor medicine, physiology and molecular biophysics, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of creeping colonoscope. Invention of automated hot biopsy needle and device. Invention of sanitizing container and display.

    Invention of Farhadi's cell culture plate. Invention of Farhadi's cell container.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Peptic Ulcer, I Have IBS...Now What?!!!.

Membership

Fellow: American College Gastroenterology. Member: American Gastroenterological Association, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

Married Ziba Ranjbaran, June 20, 1990. Children: Arghavan, Nilgoun.

father:
Gholam Ali Farhadi

mother:
Sadat Eyni

spouse:
Ziba Ranjbaran

children:
Arghavan Farhadi

Nilgoun Farhadi