Ankylosing spondylitis society in Iran:

Iran Ankylosing Spondylitis Society
Founded in 1993 





Teheran, No. 25 South Villa St. 
Tel. (+98-21) 88920989 or 88920990 
Fax (+98-21) 88920989 
Internet homepage: 

Chairwoman Farzaneh Fattahi (address as given above), eMail:
International contacts Farzaneh Fattahi (address as given above), eMail:
Membership 1. Jan. 2010 2730 patients with ankylosing spondylitis
Local branches Several groups in Teheran with common physiotherapy and regular meetings, always with a rheumatologist being present
Medical advisors Dr. M. M. Emam, Dr. S. M. Hakim, Dr. S. Samangui, Dr. K. Ghaznavi

Guidebook for patients (translated from NASS),  
«Living with AS» (translated from NASS), 
Physiotherapy booklet,  
Physiotherapy video CD, 
«Car driving with AS» by Dr. Jon Erlendsson, Denmark (translated from ASIF booklet) 
Several brochures for information
New brochures
AS introduction CD by Dr. A.R. Jamshidi

Intended events
in 2010
Monthly membership meetings
Membership fee 50000 Rials per year


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