Deputy head of Traditional & Complementary Medicine Research Centre
Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences
S.Afshin Shorofi has attained his PhD from Flinders University of South Australia, where he subsequently started working as a Research Associate in Health Care for Older People. He is currently an Adjunct Research Fellow at Flinders University (Australia), and an Assistant Professor at Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences (Iran). In addition, Afshin is the deputy head of Traditional & Complementary Medicine Research Centre and Centre for History & Ethics Studies at Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences. He is nationally well known for his publications so that he has published 17 books in the fields of Nursing, Midwifery and Medicine irrespective of his papers in peer-reviewed journals. Afshin is also serving a couple of reputed journals as an editorial board member or editorial advisory board member.
Afshin's research interest is as follows: aged care; complementary and alternative medicine; holistic care; research issues in health; research methodologies; pain management; and palliative care