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Medical Entomology and Vector Control
History

History

Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control is one of the oldest departments of the University. It is considered by the board of the university and ministry of health from 1953, because the importance of malaria, leishmaniasis and other vector-borne diseases exist in the country. The professors of this department have had a significant contribution in forming the School of Public Health. Among the distinguished decedent professors of the department in past it can be pointed out Prof. Ansari, Prof. Mesghali, Prof. Ghaffari, Prof. Faghih, Mr. Shahgudian, Prof. Janbakhsh, Prof. Manouchehri, Prof. Mofidi, Prof. Seyedi-Rashti. Other pioneers of the department are Prof. Javadian, Prof. Motabar and Eng. Eshghy.