Brain Researcher and Neurologist

The study of social phenomena makes it possible to study the brain in a socio-cultural context.

Scientific documents of Dr. Abdolrahman Najlerahim

Miltary Service, Iranian Army. 1973 - 1975

Resident post in Neurology (SHO, Registrar) Shohada (Reza Pahlavi) Medical Center (Iran) 1977 - 1983

Medical Fellowship (Neuroradiology/ Neuropath) john hoppkins Medical instituations, Baltimore, USA 1977

Senior Registrar, Neurology, Shohada Medical Center. Tehran 1978 -1983

Lecturer, Neurology, Medical College of Health Science, Tehran 1983 – 1985

Postgraduate student, Neurochemistry, Institute of Psychiatry, University of London 1985 – 1986

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dep of Anatomy, St Mary’s Hospital Medical School, London 1986 - 1988

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dept. of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield 1990 - 1992

About Dr. Abdolrahman Najlerahim

Professional life

About Abdolrahman Najlerahim

Dr. Abdolrahman Najlerahim, M.D. PhD, is a Neurologist, Neuroscientist, author of ten books and more than three-hundred papers.

Professional life

As an emeritus professor of Neurology Dr. Najlerahim is one of the pioneer researchers and theorists in the field of Social Neuroscience in Iran. He initiated and funded the Social Neuroscience Public Seminars in Shohada-Tajrish Hospital in Tehran about twenty-five years ago. The seminars are unique in that experts from various disciplines including but not limited to Neurology, Philosophy, Neuroscience, art and music gather every month to discuss fundamental topics in Social Neuroscience in an interdisciplinary language, understandable to publics.

Dr. Najlerhaim is best known for his books, including “The World in the Brain”, weekly articles in Shargh newspaper and the collection of eight Documentaries on special neurological cases. He is currently working on his theory in the field of Neurophenomenology, intersubjectivity in Neuroscience and art and has three books under publication. He has critical view towards current classical dualistic approach in medicine and Neuroscience.

Dr. Abdolrahman Najlerahim

Communication and Social Networks

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