Midwifery Department

About Us

The Department of Midwifery is one of departments in the School of nursing and midwifery. The midwifery Department of Kashan University of Medical Sciences established in 1986. Midwifery department is responsible for teaching and training students in women's health, reproductive care, delivery care and family planning. Different theoretical, practical and clinical courses are presented by the members of this department in bachelor degrees. 

In Bachelor degree, the following courses are managed by the members of midwifery  department:

  • Pregnancy and delivery
  • Infants Care
  • Normal Delivery
  • Women and children health
  • Sexual disorders


The mission of this department is to train and educate the dedicated and knowledgeable human resources in midwifery that can provide services in different levels from prevention to rehabilitation; and can act effectively independently or as a member of health team.
- promote community health specially womens and childs
- Enhance curriculum to update of pedagogical approaches
- Increase teaching collaborations within the department
- Enrich the teaching in practical and theoritical parts 
- Carry out of researchs in field of midwifery and health
- Develop of international education
- Develop of virtual education


  • Increasing the quality of reproductive, women and family health
  • Extending of educational fields
  • Decreasing the complications and problems related to pregnancy and delivery
  • Acquiring and developing science ranking in country and region
  • Enhancing the quality of normal delivery
  • Development of international activities

Areas of Research

The academic members and the students are active in designing and performing researches in following areas:

  • Physiologic Delivery
  • Women's Health
  • Domestic violence
  • Complementary Medicine in Midwifery

Contact Information

School of nursing and midwifery has been located inside the Kashan University of Medical Sciences compound,  5 kilometers from Kashan city center in the Ghotb Ravandi Highway.

  • Address: Kashan, Ghotb Ravandi Highway, Nurse Road, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, School of Nursing and Midwifery. Postal code: 87159, 81151
  • Tel: +983155540021
  • Fax: +983155546633

The Academic Members of Medical Surgical Department


Academic Rank



Master degree in Midwifery education
Specialty in Midwifery


Master degree in Midwifery education
Specialty in Midwifery

Ph.D in Health Promotion

Master degree in Midwifery education
Specialty in Midwifery
Fatemeh Abbaszadeh

Master degree in Midwifery education
Ph.D. in Reproductive Health
Specialty in Midwifery

Ph.D. in Clinical Science


Ph.D. in Reproductive Health

Ph.D. in Health Promotion
Head of Department

Ph.D. in Reproductive Health

Dr Zahra Karimian

Bachelor degree in Midwifery
Specialty in Midwifery
Nahideh Khaiatian