EMRI At a glance
EMRI is a pioneering institute with a mission to combine clinical care, research and
education in diabetes, endocrine and metabolic diseases. By encouraging and
supporting innovative research, the Institute aims to enhance understanding of
these diseases and to accelerate the search for new treatment options and cure
Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute is affiliated to Tehran University
of Medical Sciences and is comprised of three affiliated research institutes each of
them, themselves, are comprised of several research centres. Three research institutes of the EMRI are:
- Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Institute (inclusive of Diabetes Research Centre, Osteoporosis Research Centre, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Evidence Based Medicine Research Centre , Obesity and Eating Habits Research Centre and Personalized Medicine Research Centre)
- Endocrinology and Metabolism Molecular- Cellular Sciences Institute (inclusive of Biosensor Research Centre, Metabolic Disorders Research Centre, Cell therapy and Regenerative Meidicne Research Center, and Metabolomics and Genomics Reseach Center)
- Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute(inclusive of Chronic Disease Research Centre, Elderly Health Research Centre, and Non-communicable Diseases Research Centre).
Since its foundation in 1993, EMRI scientists have been progressing towards a more
collaborative approach on research and clinical projects.