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Personal Information:

Name: Ahmad Reza Movassaghi

Work Address:

 Department of Pathobiology

School of Veterinary Medicine

Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Mashhad, Iran

P.O.Box: 9177948974-1793

Work phone: 0098 511 8763851

Mobile phone: 0098 9155161431

Fax: 0098 511 8763852

E-mail: armovassaghi@yahoo.com

Birth Date: October 11, 1967

Material Status: Married, One child

 

Education:

1992-1996: Combined residency-PhD program in veterinary pathology (included course work, research and Board examination), Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.

Total US semester credits 70, GPA: 3.82

 1985-1991: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.

Total US semester credits: 226, GPA: 3.45

 Academic Positions:

Since 2002: Associate professor and instructor of Veterinary pathology,  Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran.

1996-2002: Assistant professor and lecturer of Veterinary pathology, Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran.

1993-1995: Associate lecturer (as a part of graduate program), ,  Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.

Training:

Visiting professor and co- researcher (From 27 March 2005 to 4 November 2005) at the Department of Pathobiology, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada.

Participation in the review program in veterinary pathology continuing education (29-30 August 2006) at 2006 Veterinary Pathology Symposium of the European Division of Charles Louis Davis, DVM Foundation, held at the University of Edinburgh in Edinburgh, Scotland.

 

Teaching Responsibilities

Classroom teaching (lecturer) and laboratory teaching:

-Necropsy protocols and necropsy examination of different animal species, Diagnostic pathology

-General pathology (Disturbances of growth, Cell adaptation, Degeneration and necrosis, Pathological pigmentation, Circulatory disturbances, Inflammation and repair, Neoplasia).

-Special veterinary pathology ( Pathology of the gastrointestinal tract, Liver, pancreas and peritoneum, Pathology of the urinary system, Respiratory pathology, Neuropathology).

 

Memberships in Organizations:

Iranian Veterinary Association, Member of World Veterinary Association

European Society of Veterinary Pathology

 

Published Journal Articles:

Movassaghi, A. R., Sardari, K. Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma in a pigeon. Veterinary

 

Record., 2008: 23, 250-251.

 

 Movassaghi, A. R.,  Seifi , H. A., Nadjarnejad, V., Afshari, E. Atypical Bovine lymphosarcoma in a Holstein Cow. Comp Clin Pathol., 2008: 17:271-273

 

Khaksar, V., Golian, A., Kermanshahi, H., Movassaghi, A. R., Jamshidi, A. Effect of prebiotic Fermacto on gut development and performance of broiler chickens fed diet low in digestible amino acids. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2008, 7: 251-257.

 

Taghpour Bazargani, T., Movassaghi, A. R., Bakhtiari, J. Idiopathic lingual fossa ulcer in cattle in Iran. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 2008, 23: 168-170.

 

Movassaghi, A. R., Razmi, G.R. Oesophageal and gastric gongylonemiasis in a donkey. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 2008, 22: 84-86.

 

Movassaghi, A. R., Mayahi, M. Embryonal nephroma in an adult fowl. Comp Clin Pathol, 2007:16: 213-214.

 

Aslani, M. R., Mohri, M., Movassaghi, A. R. Heinz body anaemia associated with onion (Allium cepa) toxicosis in a flock of sheep. Comp Clin Pathol, 2005, 14: 118-120.

Kamrani, A. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Sardari, K., Emami, M. R. An undifferentiated oronasal carcinoma in a dog. Indian Vet J. 2005, 82: 792-793.

 

Movassaghi, A. R. The first report of abdominal mesothelioma in a ram in Iran. Iranian J of Vet Res., 2005, 6: 69-71.

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M., Abbasian, A., Zarehpour, M. Clinical and pathological aspects of experimental Oleander (Nerium oleander) toxicosis in sheep. Vet Res. Communic., 2004, 28: 609-616.

Sedighi, M. R., Mohri, M., Movassaghi, A. R. A study on prevention of abdominal adhesions by intra-operative heparin administration in dogs. Indian Vet. J., 2004, 81: 148-151.

Esmaeilzadeh, S., Movassaghi, A. R., Baniadam, A., Hajikolaei, M. R. H. Scrotal fibromyxoma in mule. Indian Vet. J., 2004, 81:840-841.

Nouri, M., Movassaghi, A. R., Doostar, Y., Movasagh, M. H. Lymphocytic thyroiditis in a water buffalo. Indian Vet. J., 2004, 81:716-717.

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M., Ebrahim-pour, V., Mohebi, A. N. Experimental Tribulus terrestris poisoning in goats. Small Ruminant Res., 2004, 51:261-267

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M., Pedram, M., Abavisani, A. Experimental Tribulus terrestris poisoning in sheep: Clinical, laboratory and pathological findings. Vet. Res. Communic., 2003, 27:53-62.

Sedighi, M. R. and Movassaghi, A. R. A case of ethmoid carcinoma in the sheep. Indian Vet. J., 2003, 80:339-340.

Sedighi, M.R. and Movassaghi, A. R. Thyroid follicular adenoma in a horse: A case report. Indian Vet. J., 2003, 80:66-67.

Bazargani, T. T., Khosravi, A. R., Ashrafi Helan, J., Movassaghi, A. R., Faghanizadeh, Gh. H. The first report of stachybotryotoxicosis in cow in Iran. J. Fac. Vet. Med. Univ. of Tehran., 2002, 57:49-53. (In Persian)

 

Shahsavani, D., Movassaghi, A. R., Sahebi, G. H. Comparative histological survey of the healing effects of two drugs Vitamin A and Phenitoin sodium ointment on the Gold fish(carracius auratus) cutaneus lesion. J. Fac. Vet. Med. Univ. of Tehran., 2002, 57:43-46. (In Persian)

Kamrani, A., Dehghan, M. M., Movassaghi, A. R. Report of oral malignant melanoma in a dog. J. Fac. Vet. Med. Univ. of Tehran., 2002, 57:5-7. (In Persian)

Movassaghi, A. R., Rad, M. An outbreak of Yersinia Pseudotuberculosis infection in lambs. J. Appl. Anim. Res., 2002, 22:125-128.

Movassaghi, A. R., Davazdah-Emami, M. R. Ethmoturbinate adenocarcinoma in a Persian fallow deer(Dama mesopotamica). The Vet. Rec., 2001, 149:493-494.

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M. Clinical and pathological study on cases of polioencephalomalacia of ruminants in Mashhad suburb. J. Fac. Vet. Med. Univ. of Tehran. 2001, 56:27-31. (In Persian)

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M., Seifi, H. A. Outbreak of Osteodystrophia Fibrosa in Young Goats. J. Vet. Med. A., 2001, 48:385-389.

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M., Vodjani, M. Experimental Kerosene Poisoning in Goats. Vet Human Toxicol., 2000, 42:354-355.

Seifi, H. A., Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M., Rad, M., Aslani, M. R., Parand, A., Razmi, Gh. Concurrent coccidiosis and Bovine papular stomatitis infection in calves. J. Appl. Anim. Res., 2000, 18:103-108.

Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M. The nasal mite of dogs: Pneumonyssus (Pneumonyssoides)caninum. Infect Dis Rev., 2000, 2:17-19.

Sardari, K., Nowrouzian, I., Movassaghi, A. R., Soroori, S., Ven Veiren, R. Experimental study of healing effect of sodium hyaluronate in deep digital flexor tendon injury in horses. J. Fac. Vet. Med. Univ. of Tehran. 2000, 55:1-8. (In Persian)

Movassaghi, A. R., Aslani, M. R. The first report of cholangiocarcinoma in a goat in Iran. J. Fac. Vet. Med. Univ. of Tehran. 2000, 55:63-64. (In Persian)

Movassaghi, A. R. Calsinosis circumscripta in the salivary gland of a dog. The Vet. Rec., 1999, 144:52.

Aslani, M. R., Davazdah-Emami, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R. Subcutaneous lipoma in a neonatal calf. J. Appl.Anim. Res. 1999, 15:38-40.

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R., Sedighi, M. R. The first report of cutaneous melanoma in Holstein cow from Iran. J. Fac. Vet. Med., Univ. of Tehran. 1998, 54:51-53. (In Persian)

Rad, M., Seifi, H. A., Movassaghi, A. R. Erysipelothrix septicaemia in neonatal lambs. J. Vet. Med. B. 1998, 45:573-575.

Movassaghi, A. R., Mohri, M. Nasal mite of dogs:Pneumonyssus(Pneumonyssoides) caninum in Iran. The Vet. Rec., 1998, 142:551-552.

Aslani, M. R., Bazargani, T. T., Ashkar, A. A., Movassaghi, A. R., Raoofi, A., Atiabi, N. Outbreak of tetanus in lambs. The Vet. Rec., 1998, 142:518-519.

Seifi, H. A., Karimi, k., Movassaghi, A. R. Renal amyloidosis in cattle:A case report in Iran. J. Vet. Med. B. 1997, 44:631-633.

 

Paper presentation:

Movassaghi, A. R., Maleki, M., Rad, M., Aslani, M. R. (2007, August, September) An outbreak of Pasteurella multucida in lambs. Paper presented at the 25th Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology, Munich, Germany.

Movassaghi, A. R., Aslani, M. R., Sarafan, A. (2006, August -September) Pathological study of the protective effects of thiamine on experimental lead poisoning in rabbit. Paper presented at the 24th Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology,Edinburgh, Scotland.

Movassaghi, A. R., Aslani, M. R., Abavisani, A. (2001, September). Hiistopathological study of Tribulus terrestris poisoning in sheep. Paper presented at the 19th Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Sardari, k., Movassaghi, A. R. (2001, Augest). Effect of beta-aminopropionitril fumarat(BAPN-F)in healing of experimental gastrocenemius tendon injuries in dogs. Paper presented at the 25th WSAVA Congress, Vancouver, Canada.

Aslani, M. R., Mohri, M., Movassaghi, A. R., Pedram, m. (2001, January). Experimental Tribulus terrestris poisoning in sheep:Clinical and laboratory findings. Paper presented at 5th International Sheep Veterinary Congress, Stellenbusch, South Africa.

Movassaghi, A. R., Sedighi, M. R. (1999, September). Sebaceous gland carcinoma in a dog: The first report in Iran. Paper presented at the 24th WSAVA Congress, Lyon, France.

Sedighi, M. R., Mohri, M., Movassaghi, A. R., Heidarzadeh, S. (1999, September). Prevention of abdominal adhesions by postoperative administration of flunixin meglumine in dogs. Paper presented at the 26th WSAVA Congress, Lyon, France.

Bazargani, T., Movassaghi, A. R., Bakhtyari, G. (1999, September). Idiopathic contagious glossitis in cattle in Iran. Paper presented at the 26th WVA Congress, Lyon, France.

Aslani, M. R., Movassaghi, A. R.(1999, February). Observation of enzootic ataxia of lambs in Khorasan province. Paper presented at the 11th Iranian Veterinary Congress, Tehran, Iran.

 

Poster presentation:

Movassaghi, A. R., Aslani, M. R., Mohebalian, H. . (2008, September). Pathological study of experimental lead poisoning in sheep. Paper presented at 26th Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology, Dubrovnic, Croatia.

 

Movassaghi, A. R., Rad, M. (2008, September). A rare case of septicemia due to Bacteroides melaninogenicus in a Holstein cow. Paper presented at 26th Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology, Dubrovnic, Croatia.

 

Movassaghi, A. R., Zarepoor, M. (2003, September). Histopathological study of experimental Nerium oleander poisoning in sheep. Paper presented at 21th Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology, Dublin, Irland.

Razmi, GH. R., Naghibi, A., Movassaghi, A. R. (2001, January). A clinical, parasitological and pathological study of canine leishmaniosis in Mashhad. Poster presented at the 9th Iranian Congress of Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine, Tehran, Iran.

Navidmehr, J., Movassaghi, A. R., Valinezhad, A. (2000, Augest). A survey of histopathological lesions in the lungs of sheep infected with mycoplasmas in Khorasan. Poster presented at the 3th Iranian Microbiology Congress, Hamedan, Iran.

Movassaghi, A. R, Aslani, M. R., Bahadori, H. (1999, September). Pathological study of ovine pulmonary adenomatosis at Mashhad abattoir. Poster presented at the 26th WVA Congress, Lyon, France.