Personal Background:

Name: Sayed Ali Malek Hosseini                                      

Date of Birth: 7/8/1949

Nationality: IRANIAN

Sex: Male

Marital Status: Married 

Address: Transplantation Unit, Surgical Department                                                                       
Tel: (0098) 711-6293054 
Fax: 0098 711-6263054

Current Position:

Professor of Surgery, head of organ transplant unit  

Department of Surgery

Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Shiraz, IRAN



1974-1981, Tehran University School of Medicine, Tehran, IRAN internship

1982-1986 General Surgery Resident, Shiraz School of Medicine

1987-1988 Fellowship in kidney transplantation, Shahid Beheshti School of Medicine, Tehran.

1990-1992 research fellow in liver transplantation Pittsburgh U.S.A.

1989: Course in family planning in China (Nonjing)

2001: Research fellow for 6 months in king’s College in London


Appointments and Positions:

19871997: Assistant professor of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Shiraz School of Medicine

1987-89 Director of Faghihi Hospital

1989- Present: Chief of transplantation Section, Dept. of Surgery

1991- Present: Examiner, Iranian Board of General Surgery

1992-1994: Vice Chancellor of University of Medicine Sciences Shiraz IRAN

1994: Chancellor of University of Medicine Sciences, Shiraz, IRAN

1997- Present: Assistant professor of General Surgery.

2001-Member of editorial board of Archive of Surgery

2005: Member of the specializing committee in clinical-surgical branch of 9th Razi Medical Festival

2005: Constant member of Iranian Academy of Medical Sciences


Other Surgical Activities:

1987: Establishment of Kidney transplantation ward, Shiraz Medicine School and in 1992 expanded to organ Tx

1992: First liver transplantation in IRAN

1998: First partial liver transplantation in IRAN

2002: First liver Tx from Rt.Lobe; adult to adult



1981:M.D. Tehran University

1986: Iranian board of General Surgery


Scientific Meetings:

1989: First Congress of International Congress of Middle East Society for Organ transplantation in Kuwait

1989: 2nd congress of MESOT, Karachi pakistan 
1991: 4th International congress of geographic medicine, Shiraz, Iran

1993: Congress of Surgeons

1994: 4th congress of MESOT, Isfahan, Iran

1995: Congress of Surgeons 
1995: 8th International congress of geographic medicine, Shiraz, Iran

1995: XII International congress of Nephrology, Spain, Madrid

1996: New South Wales University, Sydney, Australia

1996: Workshop in teaching strategies and assessment. Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

2001: British Cancer Research Meeting, Leeds, England

2002: 7th Asian Society & Organ transplantation in New Delhi
Nov. 2003: 16th International congress of geographic medicine, Shiraz, Iran
2003: 8th Congress of Asian society for transplantation (CAST), Malaysia
May 2004: Canadian society of nephrology annual meeting, Toronto, Canada
September 2004: National Congress of Pediatrics, Tehran, Iran
Nov. 2004: 17th International congress of geographic medicine (renal diseases and hypertension), Shiraz, Iran
Dec. 2004: 4th National congress of gastrohepatology, From bed to bench (ICGH4-FBB2), Tehran, Iran

Dec. 2004: 9th MESOT congress, Ankara, Turkey

April 2005: 9th Annual Iranian congress of nephrology, dialysis and transplantation, Tehran, Iran

April 2005: 20th International congress of transplantation society (ELTA wintermeeting), Obergurgl, Austria

June 2005: 8th Meeting of the Turkish Transplantation Society, Ankara, Turkey

June 2005: ISN-NKF Post-satellite meeting of world congress of nephrology in Singapore

May 2005: ?th, Congress of Surgeons, Tehran, Iran

August 2005: 3rd world congress of International Pediatric Transplant Association (IPTA), Innsbruck, Austria

October 2005: 12th ESOT Congress & 14th ETCO Congress, Geneva, Switzerland



The incidence of post transplant, hypertension among renal allograft recipients; transplantation proceeding 1998

Factors related to Post- transplantation Erythrocytosis in renal allograft recipients; transplantation proceeding 1998

Religions sanctions regarding cadaveric organ transplant in Iran 1998 transplant proceeding

Primary T-cell lymphoma of breast with lympho-epithelial lesion, a case report; Apmis 105

Papillary carcinoma of the breast, cytologic study in 9 cases Acta Cytologica

Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid diagnosed by FNA cytology report of 2 caes. Acta Cytologica 1998

A case report of kala-Azarin a kidney transplant patient; transplant proceedings 1995

A report of 26 cases of renal transplantation in children, transplantation proceeding 1995

Mannitol infusion and decreased incidence of allograft acute renal failure, Transplantation Proceeding 1995

Post renal transplant improvment of sexual function, Transplantation Proceeding 1999

Ocurrence of renal graft failure among 386 patients transplanted in Shiraz Nemazee Hospital 1989-1996. Transplantation proceeding 1999

Renal transplantation: Levels of prolactine, leutinizing hormone, follicle-stimulating homrone and testosterone , transplantation Proceeding 1999

The effect of donor nephrectomy on renal function and blood pressure transplantation proceeding 2001

The efficacy of ureteral stents in prevention of urological complication in renal transplantation, Transplantation proceeding 2001

Transplant outcome of patients with non-O blood groups,receiving kidneys from O blood group donors, proceedings of Vll MESOT Congress

A case report of TB in donor’s kidney.Shiraz Med J.Med.J.

Kidney transplantation in children and adolescents of Southern Iran , Med.J.Islamic Rep.of Iran 1996

Broncho-esophageal fistula in a 50 years old male,Med.J. Islamic Rep.of Iran 1999

Post transplant urinary complications a thing of the past, after insertion inexpensive ureteral stent, Proceedings of 6th MESOT Congress

Follicular Variant of papillary Carcinoma of the thyroid a cytology study of 15 cases.Acta cytologica 1998

Lessons learned from the first successful living related liver transplantation. Transplantation proc.1999

Management of post transplant erythrocytosis with enalapril. Transplant proceeding.1999

Transplant outcome as related to prolonged chronic dialysis versus short term pro- transplant dialysis. Transplant proceeding.1999

Occurrence of hypertension and proteinuria among kidnry donors in Shiraz Nemazee Hospital. Transplantation proceeding.1999

Experiences, With 350 Renal transplant in Shiraz, Iran. Transplantation. Proceeding.1999

Report of first liver transplant in Iran. Transplantation proceeding.1999

Management of post-transplant erythrocytosis with enalapril. Transplant Proc.1996

The effect of donor nephrectomy on renal function and blood pressure. Transplantation proceeding.1996

The efficacy of ureteral stents in prevention of urological complication in renal transplantation. Transplant Proc.2001

Transplant outcome of patients with non-O blood groups, receiving kidneys from o blood group donors. Transplantation Proc.2001

Simultaneous previously failed graft nephrectomy and the use of same vessels for vascular anastomosis in second renal transplantation. Transplantation Proc.2001

Incidence and risk factors of delayed graft function and its impact on long-term graft survival in living kidney transplantation in Shiraz Med.J.Iran Hospital 2002.

Initial experiences with liver transplantation in Iran .Archive of Iranian Medical Sciences 2002

Initial experiences with liver transplantation in Iran. Transplantation Proceedings 2003.

First report of nine consecutive multi organ cadaver donor transplantation in Iran 1995. Transplant Proc.

Extramedullary plasmacytosis Acta-Cytologica

Impact of serum lipid profiles and hypertension on chronic renal allograft dysfunction. Transplantation Proccedings 2003, 35: 259-262.

The expression of c-erbB-1 and c-erbB-2 in Iranian Patients with gastric carcinoma. Pathology Oncology Research 2002, 8 (4): 252-256.

Identification of Helicobacter pylori DNA in Iranian patients with gallstones. Epidemiol Infect. 2004 Dec;132(6):1185-9.

Living related liver transplantation in children: the Iranian experience. Transplant Proc. 2003 Feb;35(1):377-8.

Renal transplantation in diabetic nephropathy. Transplant Proc. 2003 Feb;35(1):149-51.

Results of Liver Transplantation: Analysis of 140 Cases at a Single Center. Accepted for publication in Transplantation Proceedings.

Biliary complications of liver transplantation. Accepted for publication in Transplantation Proceedings.

Piggyback Technique in Liver Transplantation: Report of 134 cases. Accepted for publication in Transplantation Proceedings.

Effect of Body Mass Index at Time of Transplantation and Weight Gain after Transplantation on Allograft Function in Kidney Transplant Recipients in Shiraz. Accepted for publication in Transplantation Proceedings.

Incidence of Post-Transplant Diabetes Mellitus in Kidney Transplantation; a Single Center Experience. Accepted for publication in Transplantation Proceedings.

Prospective screening in liver transplantation recipients by pan fungal PCR-Elisa for early diagnosis of invasive fungal in function.(American association for the study of liver disease 2007).

Invasive fungal infection in renal transplant recipients demonstrate by pan fungal polymerase chain reaction. (Experimental and clinical Tx 2007).

Urological complications in 980 consecutive patients with renal transplantation. (Internal journal of urology 2006).

Are large nonfunctional kidney Risk factors for post transplantation urinary tract infection in patients with ESRD due to autosomal dominant PCKD. (Trans proceeding 2007).

Thyroidectomy with and without drainage (Volume7. No.1 July 2004)

Pediatric liver Tx. in Iran: evaluation in the first 50 cases (pediatric.2007)

Tx. of a Horseshoe kidney (Arch Iranian Med 2007).



2005: “Nevzat Bilgin Award” for the best poster presentation in 8th Meeting of the Turkish Transplantation Society, Ankara, Turkey



I'm Looking For
Charity Donors
Your charity donations are accepted here
Read more>
Medical Support
Patient follow-up here
Read more>
Int'l Journal
of Organ Transplantation Magazine
Read more>