TUOMS enjoys 755 academic staff including: 112 full professors, 218
associate professors, 347 assistant professors, 78 lecturers. Hence, not
only it offers educational services but also provides required health
services and conducts lots of research projects.
Currently the university has 7 vice chancellors, 11 faculties, 12
teaching hospitals, 27 research centers, and more than 226 rural and
urban health centers. The 12 teaching hospitals are serving the
population of East Azerbaijan province and neighboring provinces as well
as supervising on 29 hospitals of the region. They
involve both undergraduate and
postgraduate courses, encompassing both clinical skills and the
knowledge of basic sciences required in the practice of medicine.
Considering the statistics, it can be said that this university is of
vital role in the health of the province.