Islamic Republic of Iran

Ministry of Health and Medical Education

University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Curriculum Vitae




Hassan Shakeri PhD, PT, 

Faculty Member of University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences (USWR) Tehran-IRAN

Personal Information

First Name: Hassan     Last Name: Shakeri

Date of Birth: June 10; 1969               Nationality: Iranian                  Gender: Male 

Marital Status: Married                      Children Number: 3             

Academic Rank: Associate Professor

Workplace: Physiotherapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences (USWR), Koudakyar St., Daneshjou Blvd. Evin,


Tel: +98 21 22180039




Educational Background:

2000-2006          PhD in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Iran University of Medical  Sciences, Tehran, IRAN

1992-1994          MSc in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Iran University of Medical  Sciences, Tehran, IRAN

1987-1991          BSc in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Iran University of Medical  Sciences, Tehran, IRAN


2014-present       Associate Professor of Physiotherapy Department, University of Social

                  Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IRAN

2006-2014          Assistant Professor of Physiotherapy Department, University of Social

                   Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IRAN

1994-2006           Academic Tutor of Physiotherapy Department, University of Social

                   Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IRAN

Teaching Areas:

 - Kinesiology and Biomechanics

 - Physiotherapy in General Surgical and Medical Conditions

 - Manual Muscle Testing and Function

 - Neurophsiology

 - Exercise Therapy

- Specific English for Physiotherapists


 Research Areas:

    - Effects of Therapeutic Exercises ( Stretching and Strengthening Exercises)

    - Physiotherapy of Musculoskeletal Disorders of Upper limbs (Specially Shoulder      Joint)

    -  Falling in Elderlies

     - Neurorehabilitation


Professional Membership:

2002-Present           Medical Council of Iran

1991-Present           Iranian Physiotherapy Association (IPA)


Executive Positions:

2013-2014           Vice-Chancellor for Cultural and Student Affairs, USWR, Tehran, Iran

2008-2013          Vice-Chancellor for Research and Technology, USWR,Tehran, Iran

2007-2008           Dean of Physiotherapy Department, USWR, Tehran, Iran

2008-2015           Member of the “Research Committee”, Physiotherapy Department,USWR, Tehran, Iran

2010-2012        Member of the “Board of Physiotherapy”, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran



  1. Abdollahi I, Taghizadeh A, Shakeri H, M Eivazi, S Jaberzadeh (2015).  The relationship between isokinetic muscle strength and spasticity in the lower limbs of stroke patients. Journal of bodywork and movement therapies 19 (2), 284-290
  2. F Azadi, H Shakeri, A Kazemnejad, AA Akbari Kamrani, AM Arab (2014). Relative and Absolute Reliability of Timed Up and Go Test in Community Dwelling Older Adult and Healthy Young People, Iranian Journal of Ageing, 8 (31), 55-65. [Persian]
  3. R Keshavarz, H Shakeri, AM Arab, H Ashrafi, AT Khani (2014). Scapular Position and Orientation during Abduction, Flexion and Scapular Plane elevation Phase. Iranian Rehabilitation Journal 12 (19)
  4. Shakeri H, Fatollahi Z, Karimi N, Arab AM.(2013). Effect of functional lumbar stabilization exercises on pain, disability, and kinesiophobia in women with menstrual low back pain: a preliminary trial. Journal of Chiropractic Medicine. Vol 12, p160-167
  6. Shakeri H, Keshavarz R, Arab AM, Ebrahimi I (2013). Therapeutic Effect of Kinesio-taping on Disability of Arm, Shoulder, and Hand in Patients with Subacromial Impingement Syndrome: A Randomized Clinical Trial. J Nov Physiother 3 (169), 2
  7. R Keshavarz, H Shakeri, AM Arab, E Ibrahimi Tokamjani (2013). Reliability of 3-Dimensional scapular kinematics measures of acromion marker cluster in patients with shoulder impingement syndrome during humeral elevation and lowering. Pajouhan Scientific Journal 11 (4), 42-50. [Persian]
  8. R Keshavarz, H Shakeri, AM Arab, M Gholamian, F Tabatabai Ghomshe (2012). Comparison of Scapular Rotational Movement Measures of Acromion Marker Cluster between Patients with Shoulder Impingement Syndrome and Healthy Ones during Humeral Elevation in Scapular Plane. Journal of Rehabilitation 12 (4), 67-74. [Persian]
  9. MA Mohseni-Bandpei, R Keshavarz, H Minoonejhad, H Mohsenifar, H Shakeri (2012). Shoulder pain in Iranian elite athletes: the prevalence and risk factors. Journal of manipulative and physiological therapeutics 35 (7), 541-548
  10. B Majdoleslam, SM Kazemi, S Keyhani, H Shakeri, AA Esmaeiljah, (2011). The Effect of Joint Positional Sense in Patients with ACL Tear before and after Reconstruction Surgery at Acute Phase. SCIENTIFIC JOURNAL OF HAMADAN UNIVERSITY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES AND HEALTH SERVICES 18(260), 20-24. [Persian]
  11. Shakeri H, Ahi S, Arab AM (2012). The Relationship between General Hypermobility and Foot Arch in Healthy Adult Females. PTJ. 2 (1):51-56. [Persian]
  12. Amiri M, Shakeri H, Bahrami A, Rahgozar M (2011). Effects of Mental Practice on Infra and Supraspinatus Muscles’ Thickness by Ultrasonography. PTJ. 1 (1):43-48. [Persian]
  1. Shakeri H, Ebrahimi E, Salavati M, Karimi H(2005). Effects of Stretching by P.N.F and Harmonic Techniques on Hamstring Flexibility. Journal of Rehabilitation. 6 (4) :14-19. [Persian]
  2.  Shakeri H, Abdollahi I, Majdoleslami B(2003). Cross Transfer Effect of Unilateral Quadriceps Muscle Exercises on Contralateral Limb. Journal of Rehabilitation, 4 (3 and 4):29-33. [Persian]
  3. I Abdollahi, M Ashayeri, H Shakeri (2005). Treatment of Infected Burned Patients with Second Degree Burns Using UV-C. KOWSAR MEDICAL JOURNAL. 10(1),51-57 [Persian]


Oral and poster presentations( in Scientific Congresses and Seminars):

(Title of Presentation, Congress Name, Year, Place)

1.      Pilot study for Determining PreHypertension Prevalence in the Tehran High School Students. International Congress of Prehypertension.  Feb.2011, Vienna, Austria

2.      Ethics in Rehabilitation, Annual congress of Medical Ethics. 2010, Tehran, Iran

3.      Mental Practice Effects on Infra & Supraspinatus Muscles Activity. 22nd Congress of Physiotherapy. 2010, Tehran, Iran

4.      Systemic Approach in Physiotherapy of Children with Cerebral palsy. 9th Iranian Congress of Paediatric Neurology. 2009, Bandar Abbas, Iran

5.      New Approaches in Exercise Therapy for Neck Pain. 10th Spine Specific Physiotherapy Seminar. 2009, Tehran, Iran

6.      Effects of Walking by Body Weight Support (BWS) on People with Spinal Cord Injury. 1st Spinal Cord Injury Seminar. 2009, Tehran, Iran

7.      Rehabilitation in Disaster. 4th International Congress of Disaster. 2009, Tehran, Iran

8.      Effects of Muscle Stretching plus Harmonic Oscillation on Hamstring Flexibility. World Congress of ISPRM. 2009, Istanbul, Turkey

9.      Diet and physical Activities among Middle School Girls. 3rd Healthy Child Seminar. 2009, Tehran, Iran

10.   Association between Neck Pain and shoulder Impingement Syndrome. 9th Spine Specific Physiotherapy Seminar. 2008, Tehran, Iran

11.   Effects of Harmonic Oscillation in Muscle Stretching. 8th Iranian Congress of Paediatric Neurology. 2008, Mashad, Iran

12.  Physiotherapy in General Surgical Conditions. Congress of Nursing in Surgery. 2008, Tehran, Iran

13.  Association between Neck Posture, Occlusion and Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction.  8th Spine Specific Physiotherapy Seminar. 2007, Tehran, Iran

14.   An Effective Way for Traction of Cervical Spine in Patients with Radiculopathy. 8th Spine Specific Physiotherapy Seminar. 2007, Tehran, Iran

15.  Association between Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) and Cervical Spine Disorders. 7th Spine Specific Physiotherapy Seminar. 2006, Tehran, Iran

16.  Effects of Stretching by Harmonic and PNF Techniques on Hamstring Muscle Flexibility. Biennial Physiotherapy in Musculoskeletal Disorders Seminar. 2006, Tehran, Iran

17.  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS). 17th congress of Physiotherapy. 2006, Tehran, Iran

18.  Measurement of Hamstring Muscle Stiffness. 6th Spine Specific Physiotherapy Seminar. 2005, Tehran, Iran

19.  Mulligan’s Method in Manual Therapy. 4th Spine Specific Physiotherapy Seminar. 2003, Tehran, Iran

20.  Physiotherapy in Hand Tendons Injuries. 3rd Student physiotherapy Congress. 2003, Tehran, Iran

21.  Determinants in Hand Tendons Injuries physiotherapy. Seminars of Saba Rehabilitation Centre. 2001, Tehran, Iran

22.  Team Works in Rehabilitation of Mental Retarded Children. Congress of Paediatrics. 1997, Tehran, Iran

23.  Cross Transfer Effects of Exercises. 7th Iranian Physiotherapy Congress. 1994, Tehran, Iran 


 Updated: Oct. 2015


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