Awards and Honors
Considering its long history of excellence in research, scientific publications, and academic achievements, the EMRI have been successful in wining different prizes and awards bestowed by both Iranian and international organizations. Moreover, individual researchers and the faculty of the institute have been awarded on numerous occasions due to their outstanding academic performance.
Annual Razi Medical Research Awards is organized by the Ministry of Health and Medical Education of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The award is established so that to recognize innovative talents and reward significant contributions to the science. The EMRI proudly achieved the highest total ranking score for seven years in a row, and, was recognized as the highest standing medical research institute in Iran for three consecutive years, in the annual evaluations by the Ministry of Health and Medical Education.
EMRI has also been successful in winning several different awards, a summary of which are listed below:
Razi Medical Research Award, The Best Research center, 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2016,2017,2018, and 2019
UN Interagency Task Force on the Prevention and Control of NCDs award,2018
IOF Committee of National Societies Medal, 2018
Gold Circle Diabetes Award (IBDO-Italy), 2017
Avicenna Medical Research Award, Medical Ethics Awards, Best Research ProjectAward,2013
World Health Organization, Prize for the Control of Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes in the Eastern Mediterranean 2010