مـرکـز تـحـقیـقـاتسلامت چشم بصیر

زمان برگزاری: سوم تا پنجم خردادماه 1396

Dr. Ali Yoonessi

Ali Yoonessi

 

Department of Neuroscience
School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine

Tehran University of Medical Sciences
#88, Italy Avenue, Tehran, Iran, 1417755469

Phone: +98 (21) 8899-1119

Fax: +98 (21) 8899-1117

E-mail: ayoonessi@tums.ac.ir

 

 

Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Tehran University of Medical Sciences

 

 

 

       

Education

PhD    2003 - 2008

McGill University, Doctor of Philosophy in Neuroscience

MD     1990-1997

Tehran Medical University, Medical Doctorate

 

 

Fellowship

Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2009-2011

State University of New York, NY

 

Peer-reviewed Publications

2017

Mahnaz Ashoorkhani, Ali Bozorgi, Reza Majdzadeh, Hamed Hosseini, Ali Yoonessi, Ali Ramezankhani, Hassan Eftekhar, Comparing the effectiveness of the BPMAP (Blood Pressure Management Application) and usual care in self-management of primary hypertension and adherence to treatment in patients aged 30–60 years: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial, Trials, 17 (1) 511

2017

Elaheh Shahmiri, Zahra Jafari, Maryam Noroozian, Azadeh Zendehbad, Hassan Haddadzadeh Niri, Ali Yoonessi, Effect of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer Disease on Auditory Steady-State Responses, Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, 19 (10) 693

2017

Frederick Kingdom, Ali Yoonessi, Elena Gheorghiu, Leaning Tower Illusion (Forthcoming), Oxford University Press, 221-226

2016

Amir Reza Radmard, Mohammad Sadegh Rahmanian, Alireza Abrishami, Ali Yoonessi, Soheil Kooraki, Mehrdad Dadgostar, Amir Pejman Hashemi  Taheri, Marjan Gerami Seresht, Hossein Poustchi, Elham Jafari, Reza Malekzadeh, Shahin Merat, Assessment of Abdominal Fat Distribution in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease by Magnetic Resonance Imaging: a Population-based Study, Archives of Iranian Medicine, 19 (10) 693

2016

Fanak Shahmohammadi, Mehrshad Golesorkhi, Mohammad Mansour Riahi Kashani, Mehrdad Sangi, Ahmad Yoonessi, Ali Yoonessi, Neural correlates of craving in methamphetamine abuse, Basic and clinical neuroscience, 7 (3) 221

2016

Farokh Saidi, Reza Malekzadeh, Masoud Sotoudeh, Mohamad Hosein Derakhshan, Mohamad Jafar Farahvash, Abbas Yazdanbod, Shahin Merat, Javad Mikaeli, Rasoul Sotoudehmanesh, Siyavosh Nasseri Moghadam, Ali Majidpour, Shahnam Arshi, Behnoosh Abedi Ardakani, Ali Yoonessi, Farhad Sadr, Alireza Sepehr, David Fleischer, Saman Fahimi, Endoscopic esophageal cancer survey in the western part of the Caspian Littoral, GOVARESH, 7 (37-28)

2016

Amir Reza Radmard, Hossein Poustchi, AP Hashemi Taheri, M Gerami Seresht, P Mohammadinejad, A Yoonessi, M Dadgostar, MS Rahmanian, E Jafari, A Zeinoddini, R Malekzadeh, S Merat (2016), Central Obesity and Liver Iron Content: A Noninvasive Assessment in General Population by Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, 69 (3-4) , 181-189

2016

 B Garmabi, N Vousooghi, M Vosough, A Yoonessi, A Bakhtazad, MR Zarrindast (2016), Effect of circadian rhythm disturbance on morphine preference and addiction in male rats: Involvement of period genes and dopamine D1 receptor, Neuroscience 322, 104-114

2016

Shahin Merat Amir Reza Radmard, Hossein Poustchi, Leila Ansari, Faezeh Khorasanizadeh, Ali Yoonessi, Amir Pejman Hashemi Taheri, Mohammad Sadegh Rahmanian, Elham Jafari, Reza Malekzadeh (2016), Abdominal fat distribution and carotid atherosclerosis in a general population: a semi-automated method using magnetic resonance imaging, Japanese Journal of Radiology,

2015

K Ahmadi, HR Pouretemad, J Esfandiari, A Yoonessi, A Yoonessi (2015), Psychophysical evidence for impaired Magno, Parvo, and Konio-cellular pathways in dyslexic children, Journal of Ophthalmic & Vision Research 10 (4), 433

2015

Amir Reza Radmard, Hossein Poustchi, Mehrdad Dadgostar, Ali Yoonessi, Soheil Kooraki, Elham Jafari, Amir Pejman Hashemi Taheri, Reza Malekzadeh, Shahin Merat (2015), Liver Enzyme Levels and Hepatic Iron Content in Fatty Liver: A Noninvasive Assessment in General Population by T2* Mapping, Academic radiology, 22 (6) 714-721

2015

Saeedeh Shamsaee, Mohammad Reza Hashemi, Ali Yoonessi, Zarghma Ghapanchi (2015), The Effects of Teaching Mode and L1 Phraseological Background on Learner Formulaic Sequences, Journal of Applied Linguistics and Language Research, 2(4) 348-362

2015

Soroush Khademi Mohammad R. Saebipour, Mohammad T. Joghataei, Ali Yoonessi, Khosro Sadeghniiat-Haghighi, Nima Khalighinejad (2015), Slow oscillating transcranial direct current stimulation during sleep has a sleep-stabilizing effect in chronic insomnia: a pilot study, Journal of Sleep Research

2015

R Davoodi, MH Moradi, A Yoonessi (2015), Dissociation Between Attention and Consciousness During a Novel Task: An ERP Study, Neurophysiology

, 47 (2) 144-154

2014

Fakhr Tabatabaie, A., Azadehfar, M. R., Mirian, N., Noroozian, M., Yoonessi, A., & Yoonessi, A. (2014). Neural Correlates of Boredom in Music Perception. Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, 5(4), 259–266.

2014

Haghparast, A., & Yoonessi, A. (2014). Orexin in Addiction, Current State and Potential Clinical Applications. Journal of Substance Abuse & Alcoholism, 2(2), 1015.

2013

Yoonessi, A., & Ekhtiari, H. (2013). Text messages as a tool for assessing public concern about drug problems. International Journal of Drug Policy, 24(6), 624–627.

2012

Davoodi, R., Moradi, M. H., & Yoonessi, A. (2012). Neural correlates of attention differ from consciousness during a novel psychophysical task. In Biomedical Engineering (ICBME), 2012 19th Iranian Conference of (pp. 339–343). IEEE.

2012

Yoonessi, A., Hajihasani, M., Gharibzadeh, S., Zarrindast, M., & Yoonessi, A. (2012). Efficiency of Information Coding in Various L/M Retinal Cone Ratios. Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, 3(4), 22–27.

2011

Yoonessi, A., Kalantarinezhad, R., & Joghataei, M. T. (2011). NBIC, THE CONVERGING TECHNOLOGIES. Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, 3(1), 3–3.

2011

Younessi, P., & Yoonessi, A. (2011). Advanced glycation end-products and their receptor-mediated roles: inflammation and oxidative stress. Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences, 36(3), 154.

2011

Yoonessi, A., & Yoonessi, A. (2011). A Glance at Psychophysics Software Programs. Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, 2(3), 73–75.

2011

Yoonessi, A., Ekhtiari, H., Jogataei, M. T., & Pouretemad, H. R. (2011). Emergence of Cognitive Neuroscience in The Middle East. Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, 2(4), 3–4.

2011

Yoonessi, A, Yoonessi, A, Magno, Parvo and Konio-Cellular Pathways; Current State and Future Clinical Applications, Vol 6, No 2 (2011)

2010

Yoonessi, A, Zaidi Q, The role of color in recognizing material changes, Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, Volume 30, Issue 5, pages 626–631, September 2010

2009

Yoonessi, A, FAA Kingdom “Dichoptic difference thresholds for uniform photometric changes applied to natural scenes?”, Journal of Vision , 9(2):3, 1-12, http://journalofvision.org/9/2/3/, doi:10.1167/9.2.3.

2008

Yoonessi, A., Kingdom, F. A. A. & Gheorghiu, E. Leaning Tower illusion: Orientation contrast or perspective distortion? Reply to Maniatis. Perception

2008

Yoonessi, A, Kingdom FAA, Alqawlaq S.,“Is color patchy?”, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A, Vol. 25, Issue 6, pp. 1330-1338

2008

Yoonessi, A. FAA Kingdom,"Comparison of sensitivity to color changes in natural and phase-scrambled scenes,". J. Opt. Soc. Am. A, 25, 676-684.

2006

Kingdom, F. A. A., Yoonessi, A. & Gheorghiu, E. The Leaning Tower illusion. Perception

2006

Yoonessi, A. & Kingdom, F. A. A. , Faithful representation of colours on a CRT monitor. Color Research and Applications.

2006

Kingdom, F. A. A., Wong, K., Yoonessi, A. & Malkoc, G. Colour contrast influences perceived depth in combined shading and texture patterns. Spatial Vision, 19, 147-159.

2005

Yoonessi, A., & Kingdom, F. A. A. Sensitivity to color and luminance transformations in real versus phase-scrambled natural scenes [Abstract]. Journal of Vision, 5(8):277, 277a,

2005

Pourshams A, Saadatian-Elahi M, Nouraie M, Malekshah A F, Rakhshani N, Salahi R, Yoonessi , et. al, Golestan cohort study of oesophageal cancer: feasibility and first results. British Journal of Cancer (2005) 92, 176-181

2004

Malekzadeh R, Sotoudeh M, Derakhshan MH, Mikaeli J, Yazdanbod A, Merat S, Yoonessi, et. al, Prevalence of gastric precancerous lesions in Ardabil, a high incidence province for gastric adenocarcinoma in the northwest of Iran. Journal of Clinical Pathology 2004;57:37-42.

2003

Sotoudehmanesh, R., & Yoonessi, A. , Diagnosis of Fasciola hepatica by endoscopic ultrasound. Endoscopy, 35 (12), 1088.

2002

Saidi F., Malekzadeh R., Sotoudeh M., Derakhshan M. H., Farahvash M. J., Yazdanbod A., Merat Sh., Mikaeli J., Sotoudehmanesh R., Nasseri-Moghadam S., Majidpour A., Arshi S., Abedi-Ardakani B., Yoonessi , et. al, Endoscopic esophageal cancer survey in the western part of the Caspian Littoral, Diseases of the Esophagus 15 (3), 214–218.

 

 

Awards

 

2007

Best Visual Illusion of 2007: Kingdom, Yoonessi, Gheorghiu

Clinical Experience

Jan. 2006 – Oct. 2006

Physician , Gastroenterology dep., Tehran Medical University

1998 – 2003

Physician, Gastroenterology dep., Tehran Medical University

1999 - 2002

Physician , Family Medicine, Hashtroodian Hospital, Iran

1997 – 1999

Physician, Family Medicine, Imam Hosein Clinic, Iran

Research Experience

2008- 2009

Post Doctoral Research Fellow, McGill Vision Research

2003- 2008

PhD student, McGill Vision Research

2000 – 2003

Chief Information Officer, Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran Medical University

1998 – 2003

Senior Researcher, Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran Medical University

2002 - 2003

Medical Informatics Senior Researcher, Ministry of Health, Medical Informatics & Publications Department, Iran

1995 - 1996

Software Tutor, Student’s Scientific Research Center, Tehran Medical University, Iran

1990 – 1996

Programmer, Statistician, Computer Center of Medical Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Teaching Experience

1995 - 1996

Software Tutor, Student’s Scientific Research Center, Tehran Medical University, Iran

1990 – 1996

Software Tutor, Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Peer-reviewed online publications

2007

Kingdom, F. A. A., Yoonessi, A. & Gheorghiu, E. (2007). Leaning Tower Illusion, Scholarpedia, p26691, http://scholarpedia.org/article/Leaning_Tower_Illusion

Book

2002

XML (in Persian Language), Yoonessi A., Kashef-ol-hagh A., Mehr Publications

Skills

Languages

English (fluent), French (intermediate), Persian (Native)

Computer

Matlab, Visual Basic .Net, C++, SQL server, XML, Access, 3D-Studio, Adobe Photoshop