Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), founded in 1934, is one of Iran’s top research universities. The school trains over 13,000 students in over 80 postgraduate programs and 11 schools including: School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine, School of Allied Medical Sciences, School of Dentistry, School of Medicine, School of Nursing & Midwifery, School of Nutritional Sciences & Dietetics, School of Pharmacy, School of Public Health, School of Rehabilitation, School of Traditional Medicine, Virtual School. The school also operates 16 teaching hospitals and The National Museum of Medical Sciences History. TUMS has the largest network of research in medical sciences. Beside the researches done in departments of its faculties, it is now handling 38 research centers in Iran.