Professor Ramin Kordi, MD, PhD. is professor of spine and sports medicine and Vice-Chancellor for Global Strategies and International Affairs at Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran (2017- Present). He is an attending physician at the teaching and training unit of Spine and Sports Medicine Clinic of Imam University Hospital, Tehran, Iran ( 2010-Present). He conducted his MD degree at Tehran University of Medical Sciences and his MSc, PhD at Nottingham University, UK and his Fellowship program at Stanford University USA. He is founding head of the Sports Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran (2007- Present). He has edited fourteen books in English and Persian and published about one hundred papers in the field of spine and sports medicine.
Professor Kordi is one the main founder of a four-year residency program in sports and exercise medicine in Iran which has been offered by four Universities in Iran since 2002. He is the President of Iranian Sports and Exercise Medicine Society (2017- Present).