Last Projects
 A. Regeneration and Tissue Engineering
B. Nanotechnology and Dental Biomaterials
C. Adhesive Dentistry
D. Laser in Dental Biomaterials Science
E. Dental Technology
F. Biomaterials in Implant Dentistry

Dr. Kiana Shekofteh

Kiana Shekofteh
No 12, 3th alley, North Ebrahimi St, Ferdos Blvd, Tehran, Iran.
Email: drkiana.shekofteh@gmail.com shekoftehk901@mums.ac.ir
Tel: +989155598040 Date of birth: May 16th, 1993
Gender: Female Marital status: Married Nationality: Iranian
Education:
 Ph.D. candidate of Dental Biomaterials – Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) – Tehran
– Iran, 2017 up to now
 Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) - Mashhad University of Medical Sciences (MUMS)-
Mashhad - Iran, 2011 -2017
o Thesis under supervision of Dr. Hossein Bagheri entitled “Effect of synthetic
nanostructured fluorohydroxyapatite (nano-FHA) fillers on the physico- mechanical
properties of dental adhesive” , Total GPA: 17.61/20
 Middle and High School graduated in National Organization for Development of Exceptional
Talents (NODET), 2004 – 2011
Research interests:
 Regenerative dentistry, Smart materials, Stem cells, Drug delivery, Nanostructured materials
Research Experience:
 I have been working in dental materials lab since 2015, for my D.D.S thesis. During my practice I
have learned the following skills:
o Synthesis and characterization of apatite bio-ceramics.
o Formulation of dental adhesives and composites.
o Mechanical characterization of polymers
Executive experience and achievements:
 Rank 2nd among candidates, Iranian National “Dental Biomaterials” Ph.D. Entrance Exam based
on entrance examination and interview 2017.
 Rank 1st among students of the school of dentistry in Research and Technology Festival, 2016,
MUMS, Mashhad, Iran.
 Rank 1st among students of the school of dentistry in 17th National Medical Education (SHAHID
MOTAHARI), 2016, MUMS, Mashhad, Iran.
 Director, Student Research Committee, 2016-2017 School of Dentistry, Mashhad, Iran Director, Student Advisory Committee, 2015-2016, School of Dentistry, Mashhad, Iran
 Director, Scientific writing committee in Student Research Committee, 2015-2016, MUMS,
Mashhad, Iran
 Rank 0.05% Nationwide entrance exam of Iranian universities among 450,000 participants
 Rank 3rd in 21th Iranian Olympiad Exam Preparation of scientific and educational institution
(chemistry)
Presentations at scientific meetings:
 Shekofteh K, Bagheri H, Zahabi E. “Effect of synthetic nanostructured fluorohydroxyapatite
(nano-FHA) fillers on physico-mechanical properties of dental adhesive” oral presentation,
International Student Congress of Biomedical Sciences (ISCOMS), June 8, 2017, Groningen,
Netherlands.
 Bagheri H, Moghaddas MJ, Baradaran Naseri E, Borouziniat A, Shekofteh K, Ahmadnejad M.
“synthetesis and characterization of fluorine-hydroxyapatite filled dental adhesive” poster
presentation, 29th symposium and annual meeting of the International Society for Ceramics in
Medicine, October 25-27, 2017, Toulouse, France.
Teaching experience:
 Professional PREZI (presentation software) workshop trainer, Student Research Committee, Nov
2015, MUMS, Mashhad, Iran
 Teaching chemistry as an Olympiad teacher for high school students.2011-now
o Teaching experience in 5 main major branches of chemistry: organic chemistry, inorganic
chemistry, analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, and biochemistry.
Professional membership:
 Member of scientific committee and referee in the 6th Congress of Post Graduate Students & 2nd
Congress of Mashhad University Students,9-10 Mar 2016, Mashhad, Iran.
 Member of 6th National Medical Science Student Olympiad, Sep 2014, Iran University of medical
Science, Tehran, Iran. (role of games and artificial intelligence in medical education)
 Member of executive committee in the 1st World Congress On Hypnodontics 28-30 Sep 2016,
Mashhad, Iran
 Member of executive committee in the 6th Congress of PhD students and 2nd Congress of Mashhad
University of Medical Science Students, Sep 2016, Mashhad, Iran
 Member of executive committee in the 1st International Congress of Dental Traumatic Injuries and
2nd Symposium of Iranian Association Endodontists, 7-9 Oct 2015, Mashhad, Iran
 Member of executive committee for about 20 workshops in the student research committee, 2013-
2016, MUMS, Mashhad, Iran Member of E-learning development group in medical education, 2014-2015, MUMS, Mashhad,
Iran
Certificates and workshops:
 SPSS data analysis, 2016, Student Research Committee, MUMS, Iran
 Best Evidence Medical Education (BEME), 2015, Faculty of dentistry, MUMS, Mashhad, Iran
 Patent Registration, BuAli Research Center, 4th Aug 2015, Mashhad, Iran
 Advanced research proposal writing, 2015, Student Research Committee, MUMS, Mashhad, Iran
 Scientific Articles Writing and Publishing Methods, 2015, Student Research Committee, MUMS,
Mashhad, Iran
 Reference Management (Endnote, Reference manager, Review Manager), 2015, Student Research
Committee, MUMS, Mashhad, Iran
 Electronic Recourses and databases, 2015, Student Research Committee, MUMS, Mashhad, Iran
 Introduction to Research and research methods, 2015, Student Research Committee, MUMS,
Mashhad, Iran
 Certificate of workshop attendance: (workshop: Quantum physics and hypnosis 28-30 Sep 2016,
Mashhad, Iran)
 Certificate of workshop attendance: (Workshop: Fast and effective hypnotic techniques for the
management of common dental problems 28-30 Sep 2016, Mashhad, Iran)
 Certificate of attendance the 1st World Congress On Hypnodontics 28-30 Sep 2016, Mashhad, Iran
 Certificate of attendance the 13th International Congress of Iranian Association of Pediatric
Dentistry
Publication:
 Majid Reza Mokhtari, Kiana Shekofteh, Yegane Khazaei, “Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Plan
in Periodontal diseases”, MUMS Publication,2017, ISBN: 978-600-369-075-2
 Kazem shekofteh, Dost Mohammad Samiei, Kiana Shekofteh “Training of Acid-Base Chemistry”,
ZARIHAFTAB publication,2012 ISBN: 978-964-429-487-7
Languages:
 Persian (Native), Fluent in English, Intermediate Proficiency in Arabic, Beginner in French
References:
1. Dr. Hossein Bagheri - DDS; Ph.D., Head of Dental Materials Research Center, School of Dentistry;
Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran. BagheriH@mums.ac.ir2. Dr. Ali Kazemian - DDS; Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry;
Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran. KazemianA@mums.ac.ir