Dr. Bagher Larijani, is Professor of Endocrinology, and Director General of the Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute (EMRI) . He is the former Deputy Minister of Health and Medical Education of Islamic Republic of Iran. Based on an official report by Essential Sciences Indicators (ESI) in ISI Web of Sciences, Professor Bagher Larijani was amongst the world’s top 1% scientists in 2011 with 263 articles and 2051 citations. According to Google Scholar, in 2013, his citations exceeded 7000 with an h-index equal to 41. His fields of interest comprise diabetes, osteoporosis, and medical ethics. He was the Chancellor of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, until his resignation on December 27, 2012. In 2013, Professor Larijani was selected the President of Medical Policy Council of the Islamic Azad University of Iran. Medical Policy Council of Islamic Azad University is established in 2013 with the main goal of developing a comprehensive strategic plan for the University based on the two main national reform plans, namely Comprehensive Health Care Reform Map and the Comprehensive Scientific Map of Islamic Republic of Iran. It is noteworthy that the two noted documents (Comprehensive Health Care Reform Map and the Comprehensive Scientific Map) were developed under Professor Larijani’s headship while he was the Chancellor of Tehran University of Medical Sciences and they are well thought-out as the basis for scientific development of the nation for the next two decades.