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Amirmansour Alavi Naini , PhD

Assistant Professor

School :

School of Nutrition and Food Sciences

Department :

Department of Community Nutrition

Research Center :

Food Security

work address :

Departments of Community Nutrition, School of Nutrition and Food Science, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences (MUI), Hezarjerib Ave, Isfahan, Iran, Postal Code: 81746-73461

Education :

Courses taught: Research methodology in nutrition science for MS student (Nutritional sciences) Food and nutrition planning for MS student (Nutritional sciences) Research methodology in nutritional science for MS and PhD student in English language Breast feeding and growth monitoring for medical students Nutrition in medicine- Isfahan University of medical sciences, medicine faculty Primary health care system for university students Basic Nutrition (1) for BS students Basic Nutrition (2) for BS students Assessment of Nutritional Status for BS students Advanced Nutrition for Ms Students Community Nutrition for MS student Nutrition fieldwork for MS and BS students Workshops: Primary Health Care Systems (PHC) Prevention and Control of Iron Deficiency Anemia Growth Monitoring Fellowship: Training course on” Food Habit Research Methodology”, 25 August-15 December 2004, Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University (INMU), Thailand

Relevant Work Experience :

Dr. Amirmansour Alavi-Naeini Academic rank: Assistant professor Department of Community Nutrition, School of Nutrition and Food Science, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran Education: Master of Nutritional Sciences at Tehran University of Medical Sciences - 1996 PhD in Nutrition at the University of Vienna, Austria, 2013 Research Interests: Nutrition and antioxidants Community nutrition and food security

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Presentations & Poster Sessions :

Factors affecting knowledge, attitude and practice of mothers referring to Kashan health centers for supplementary feeding of their 6- 24 month old children. Ways of improving nutritional status of households in the outskirts of Kerman province. Evaluation of the effect of nutrition education on nutritional status of primary school girls in Kerman. The survey of the nutritional status of 2-3 years old rural children and some factors affecting it in the rural areas of Kerman. The study of effects of nutrition education on knowledge and practice of mothers, and its relation with birth weight in squatter settlements of Kerman Obesity among schoolchildren and some effective factors on it in Kerman city Intervention program to improve healthy snack among students in Isfahan province, Iran Obesity among urban Thai school children (10-12 years) and its relationship to the family environment, food habits, and activity patterns in Thailand Nutritional status of elderly and some effective factors on malnutrition in Isfahan city Study on the effect of antioxidants (vitamin C, E, Selenium) and Zinc in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by L.major in animal model Efficacy of vitamin A and vitamin A plus Riboflavin and iron status in rural primary school pupils in Kerman province Prevalence and severity of riboflavin, vitamin A and iron deficiencies in rural school children in Kerman province of Iran Study of the relationship between oxidative stress and bone turn over markers in epileptic patients receiving Sodium Valproate Study of antioxidant vitamins E and C on cognitive performance of the elderly with Mild Cognitive Impairment in Isfahan Assessment of effect of vitamin D supplementation on cortisol, leptin in  6-13 years old students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Study on different risk factors in pediatrics under 15 YO with acute leukemia in Omid hospital  as of December 2016 till December 2017: A case control study Assessment and comparison of the Antioxidant defense system in patients with type 2 Diabetes, Diabetic Nephropathy and Healthy People

Research Experience :

Publications: 1- Omid Asbaghia, Fatemeh Naeinib, Mahnaz Rezaei Kelishadi, Ehsan Ghaedi, Elham Eslampour,Behzad Nazarian, Damoon Ashtary-Larky, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini* Effects of chromium supplementation on glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Pharmacological Research July (2020), 161. 2-Atena Mahdavi, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini*, Mohammadreza Najafi, Mohammadreza Maracy, Mohammadreza Aghaye Ghazvini. Effect of levetiracetam drug on antioxidant and liver enzymes in epileptic patients: case-control study, African Health Sciences, June, 2020, Vol 20 Issue 2: 984-990 3-Iman Namjoo, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini*, Mostafa Najafi, Mohammad Reza Aghaye Ghazvini, Akbar Hasanzadeh. The Relationship between Antioxidants and Inflammation in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, June 2020, Vol 11, No 3:313-321 4-Ali Lotfi, Majid Ahmadi Shapourabadi, Ali Kachuei, Parvane Saneei, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini,*. Assessment and comparison of the antioxidant defense system in patients with type 2 diabetes, diabetic nephropathy and healthy people: A case–control study. Clinical Nutrition ESPEN, 2020 Vol. 37 No.1: 73-177 5-Namazi N, Alavi Naini AM, Mostafavidarani F, Boroumandfar Z. Investigation of Stage of Change and Behavior and Cognitive Behavioral Processes (Transitional Model) in the Use of Nutrients in Overweight Middle-aged Women.  Journal of School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, 2019, Vol. 16, No. 2:133-44  6-Seyedeh Atiye Shahrokhi, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini*. The association between dietary antioxidants, oxidative stress markers and PCOS. Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology; 2019, 40(1):1-6 7-Soraya Nasim, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini*, Mostafa Najafi1, Mohammadreza Ghazvini, Akbar Hassanzadeh. Relationship between Antioxidant Status and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Among Children. Int J Prev Med 2019 8- Fatemeh Sadeghi, Amirmansour Alavi-Naeini*, Farahnaz Mardanian,Mohammad Reza Ghazvini, and Behzad Mahaki.Omega-3 and vitamin Eco-supplementation can improve antioxidant markers in obese/overweight women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Int J Vitam Nutr Res (2019), 9- Mozhdeh Hashemzadeh,Alireza Rahimi, Firoozeh Zare‑Farashbandi,Amir Mansour Alavi- Naeini,Azra Daei.Transtheoretical Model of Health Behavioral Change: A Systematic Review. Iranian J Nursing Midwifery Res 2019;24:83-90. 10- Atena Mahdavi,Amirmansour Alavi Naeini*,Mohammadreza Najafi, Mohammadreza Ghazvini,Mohammadreza Maracy. Vitamin B12 and Folate Status in Patients with Epilepsy Under Levetiracetam Monotherapy. Int J Prev Med 2019;10:32. 11-Amirmansour Alavi Naeini*, Forough Fasihi, Mostafa Najafi, Mohammad Reza Ghazvini,Akbar Hasanzadeh. The effects of vitamin D supplementation on ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) in 6–13 year-old students: A randomized, doubleblind,placebo-controlled study. European Journal of Integrative Medicine. 2019 ;(25):28–33 12- Shahab Asadi, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini*,Ali Smaeili nadimi,Mahmoud sheikh Fatollahi. Effect of green tea consumption on the biochemical, inflammatory and antioxidant parameters in patient with coronary artery disease.Journal of knowledge and health. 2018; 13(3):14-21 13- Alireza Rahimi, Mozhdeh Hashemzadeh, Firoozeh Zare‑Farashbandi, Amir mansour Alavi Naeini, Akbar Hasanzadeh. The effect of nutrition education course on awareness of obese and overweight female 1st‑year High School students of Isfahan based on trans theoretical model of behavioral change. jehp, July 22, 2018, IP: 14-Amirmansour Alavi-Naeini* , Mahtab Bagheri, Khadijeh Mirzaei, Mohammad Bagher Maljaei, Mir Saeed Yekaninejad, Alireza Yazdani.Relationship between dietary patterns and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in elderly women . Progress in Nutrition 2018; Vol. 0, N. 0: 00-00 15- Forough Fasihi ,Amirmansour Alavi Naeini *,Mostafa Najafi ,Mohammad Reza Aghaye Ghazvini,Akbar Hasanzadeh.The effects of vitamin D supplementation on the antioxidant s serum level in 6-13years old children with ADHD. TUMJ, November 2017; Vol. 75, No (8):600-608 16- RoyaAghmashe, AmirmansourAlavi-Naeini*, MirsaeidYekaninejad, KhadijeMirzaei, Motahar Heidari-Beni. Relationship between Dietary Pattern and Moderate Frailty Syndrome in Elderly. International Research Journal of Applied and Basic Sciences 2017, Vol, 11 (1): 45-52 17- Mehrnoosh Azade, Hossein Sazegar*, Noosha Zia-Jahromi, Amirmansour Alavi-Naeini.The Effects of Vitamin D on Kynurenine Level in Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: An Epidemiological Study.International Journal of Epidemiologic Research.2017 Autumn;4(4):255-259 18-Malekahmadi M, Alavi Naeini AM, Shab-Bidar S, Feizi A, Djazayery A. Development, validity, and reliability of a food frequency questionnaire for antioxidants in elderly Iranian people. J Res Med Sci, 2016; 21:14 19-Mehvari J, Gholami Motlagh F, Najafi M, Aghaye Ghazvini MR, Alavi Naeini AM, Mohamad Zare M. Effects of Vitamin E on seizure frequency, electroencephalogram findings, and oxidative stress status of refractory epileptic patients. Adv Biomed Res. 2016 Mar 16;5:36. 20-Mahtab Badri-Fariman, Amirmansour Alavi (Corresponding Author), Milad Daneshi-Maskooni, Khadijeh Mirzaei, Ashraf Moeini,   Mostafa Hosseini.  Food Security and Some Associated Factors among Women with Poly-Cystic Ovary Syndrome, World Essays Journal 2016; 4 (1): 35-39 21- Mahtab Bagheri Dizaj, Amirmansour Alavi Naeini (Corresponding Author), Mir Saeed Yekaninejad, Khadijeh Mirzaei The relationship between dietary patterns and mild cognitive impairment in retired elderly women in Tehran. Medical Journal of Mashhad University of Medical Sciences,2016;Vol58, No.10 P:590-602 22- Khosravi Sh, Alavi-Naeini AM (Corresponding Author), Dorosti- Motlagh AR, Qorbani M. Association between food insecurity and gestational diabetes mellitus: A case- control study. Iranian Journal of Nutrition Sciences & Food Technology; 2015; 46 ( 10), No. 2. 23- Malekahmadi M, Alavi Naeini AM (corresponding Author), Djazayery A, Aghaye ghazvini MR. The Combined Effect of Vitamins E and C Supplementation on the Lipid Profiles of Elderly Residents in Isfahan. Iranian Journal of Nutrition Sciences & Food Technology. 2015; 46 (10), No. 2, summer. 24- Alavi Naeini AM , Elmadfa I, Djazayery A , Barekatain M , AghayeGhazvini MR, Jalali M , Feizi A .The effect of antioxidant vitamins E and C on cognitive performance of the elderly with Mild Cognitive Impairment in Isfahan, Iran -A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. European Journal of Nutrition. 2014 Aug; 53(5):1255-62. 25- Mohammad Zare, Mohammad R. A. ghazvini, MaseumehDashti, Mohammad R. Najafi, and Amir M. Alavi-Naeini (corresponding Author).Bone turnover markers in epileptic patients under chronic valproate therapy in Isfahan, Iran.  Journal of Research in Medical Sciences. 2013; 18(4):338-340. 26-Ashourpour M, Taghdir M, Pourghaderi M, Ghandchi Z, Sepandi M, Alavi Naini AM. Assessment of Vitamin and Mineral Intake and Some Related Factors in Hemodialysis Patients Referred to Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran. Iranian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism 2012; 13(6): 607-613. 27- Taghdir M, Ashourpour M ,Ghandchi Z , Pourghaderi M , Sepandi M , Alavi Naini AM. Assessment of Energy and Protein Intake and Some of the Related Factors in Hemodialysis Patients Referred to Imam Khomeini Hospital . Iranian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism,2012;  Vol 13, No.6,690-96 28-Zamani Sorkhroodi F, Alavi Naeeni AM )corresponding Author), ZahraeeRamezani A, Ghazvini MR, Mohebali M, Keshavarz A.Sodium selenite in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis resulting from leishmania major in animal model. Iran J Parasitol. 2010; 5(3):11-9. 29-Amini M, Alavi-Naini AM, Doustmohammadian A, Karajibani M, KhalilianA, Nouri-Saeedloo S, SalimiM, Shafaghi K. Childhood obesity and physical activity patterns in an urban primary school in Thailand. Rawal Medical Journal: 2009; 34(2):1-10 30-Alavi Naeini AM, Jazayery A, Chamary M, Hamedi S.Comparison of the nutritional status of adolescent girls in the secondary schools of two educational districts of Kerman, Iran. Journal of the Iranian Institute for Health Sciences Research.2008; 3(7): 287-293. 31-Dorosty AR, Alavi Naeini AM.Elderly nutritional status and its relationship with cardio-vascular and diabetes diseases. Tehran University Medical Journal; 2007,65(3):74-77. 32-Alavi Naeini AM, Amini M, Karajibani M, Khalilian AL, Nourisaeedloo S, Salimi M, Shafaghi KH, Yhoung-aree J.Association of obesity with food habits and body image in school children of Nakhon Pathom province, Thailand. Iranian Journal of Public Health. 2006; 35(2):42-48. 33-Alavi Naeini AM, Dorosty AR, Aghdak P. Survey of obesity, underweight and associated factors in elderly people, using some of anthropometric indices in Esfahan city. Journal of Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences. 2006;6(52):117-123. 34-Sadrzadeh H, Alavi Naeini AM, Dorosty AR, Mahmoodi M, Jarollahi N, ChamaryM. Relationship between nutritional behavior and obesity among high school girls in Kerman. Journal of the Iranian Institute for Health Sciences Research. 2006; 6(3):193-199. 35-Najarzadeh A, Siassi F, Harisson G, Pooransari Z, Djalali M, Jarollahi n, Sadrzadeh H, Alavi Naeini AM. Prevalence of anemia and iron deficiency and their association with economic status among primary school children in rural areas of Kerman province. Iranian Journal of Nutrition (Mata). 2005; 1(1):28-32. 36-Mahmoodi M, Mohebali M, Hejazi H, Keshavarz H, Alavi Naeini AM, Izadi Sh.Seroepidemiological study on toxoplasmic infection among highschool girls by IFAT in Isfahan, Iran.Journal of School of Public Health & Institute of Public Health Research. 2004; 3(1):29-42. 37-Alavi Naeini AM, Keyghobadi K, Djazayeri A. The survey of the nutritional status at 25-36 month old rural children and some factors affecting it in the rural areas of Kerman.Journal of Kerman University of Medical Sciences. 2003; 10(2):112-118. 38-Keighobadi K, Siassi F, Malekafzali H, Jarollahi N, Sadrzadeh H, Motabar A, Alavi Naeini AM, Sotoodeh G, Nazemi L,Ghaziasdollahi F,Ghaffari F. Impact of mother's education on the nutritional status of children among households living in outskirts of Kerman . Hakim Research Journal.2002; 5(1):49-55. 39-Alavi Naeini AM, Djazayery A, Keyghobadi K, Hashemi SM, Neekian Y. Comparative survey of nutritional status in 10- year old female students in Kerman. Journal of School of Public Health & Institute of Public Health Research. 2002;1(3):57-65. 40-Keshavarz A, Alavi Naeini AM.Factors affecting Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of mothers referring to Kashan Health Centers for supplementary feeding of their 6-24 month old children.Iranian journal of public health. 1998; 27(3-4): 23-32.

Research Interests :

The effect of antioxidant vitamins E and C on cognitive erformance of the elderly with mild cognitive impairment n Isfahan, Iran: a double-blind, randomized, lacebo-controlled trial.2014  

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