Goals and Outlook


Universities today have an indispensable role in the development of the knowledge, economy and culture of any country that can exploit the model of management in third- and fourth-generation universities, in addition to educating a generation with knowledge and the power of critical thinking while at the same time loyal to the persistent values of society to produce science and technology, as well as the wealth derived from these two. Such universities should prepare their community to find solutions to local, national and transnational problems. Hence, the deputy of research and technology of Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, in addition to effective and meaningful partnerships of the country's scientific development, and regarding its geographical and structural advantages, including having the oldest university in the west of the country, the neighboring country with Iraq and the Kurdistan region, has a geographic center in the west of the country for more than 5 million people, more than 500 faculty members, two research institutes and 13 research centers, as well as a health technology development center and 11 knowledge-based companies with more than 700 scientific articles per year, it is going to positioned himself as an international university with a rank of less than 500 among the universities in the world. The exploitation of young and creative student strength along with the use of knowledge and experience of the members of the faculty and administrative support of experts in an effective and sympathetic way, along with the development of various fields of science by launching the required disciplines at different levels are the effective mechanisms in reaching the outlook. Associate with research and technology with management including research affairs, medical information management and central library, student research committee, technology management and growth center along with the Office of Industrial Relations and the Intellectual Property Committee of the University; the deputy strives to fulfill its local, national and transnational missions successfully.


The main areas of the mission of this deputy

• Implementing fundamental, applied and developmental research related to health and biotechnology and the development of interdisciplinary fields.

• Training and raising the human resources required by the research department and enhancing their capabilities

• Commercialization of research results and entrepreneurship in related areas

• Intelligent and effective investment in knowledge-based projects related to the field of health and assistance in promoting them

• Production, supply, and dissemination of knowledge related to the field of health

• Improving international communication with reputable world centers

• Serious attention to ethics in all matters related to research and technology


Strategic objectives:

 Development of university capabilities in various fields of research and technology

 New capacity building using national and international power

 Entrepreneurship and the development of a knowledge-based economy

• Developing an ethical vision in academic research



Operational objectives:

• Upgrading and standardizing the research processes of the university based on scientific and native experiences based on ethics.

• Promotion of research and technology activities centered on the development plan of the university, province, and country

• Establishing centers for systematic reviews, clinical trials, and evidence-based medical centers in order to provide strong scientific evidence and effectively use their results in health and health policies

• Establishment of a comprehensive university research laboratory and the establishment of a laboratory reserve system for optimal use of available facilities and services to other universities and industrial sectors.

• Structuring and reforming the structure of affiliated research and technology institutions, research institutes, research centers, and institutes, as well as centers for growth and health campus.

• Improvement of intellectual property system of the university in line with the ethical and effective support of commercialization and expansion of knowledge-based companies.

• Negotiation, interaction in the effectiveness of research with other relevant centers and supporting the attraction of investors and benefactors and commercialization by maintaining the intellectual rights of the novel innovations