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Alisha Akya MD, PhD

Personal Records

Family name: Akya                                         

Given Name: Alisha

Nationality: Iranian

Date of Birth: 22/06/1968

E mail: aakya@kums.ac.ir ,  akya359@yahoo.com

Work address

 Microbiology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Shirudi Boulevard, Kermanshah, Iran

Post code: 6714869914

Phone: +98 833   4274618-20

 

 Language skills

 

 Farsi (Native), English (Fluent)

 

Current position

Associate professor of Medical Microbiology, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences

 

Awards

Top researcher of Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, in 2009 , 2010 and 2015.

 

Education

1991-1998: Doctor of Medicine in Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences and graduated as a medical doctor (General physician).

 

2003-2007: PhD of Microbiology in School of Molecular and Biomedical Science in the University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

 

PhD thesis: Microbiology and Cell Biology of the interaction between

Listeria monocytogenes and Acanthamoeba spp.

                                  

Publications

1.   Akya A, Thomas C, Pointon A. Viability of Listeria monocytogenes in co-culture with Acanthamoeba spp. FEMS Microbiol Ecol , 2009,70 , 20–29

2.Akya A, Thomas C, Pointon A, Mechanism involved in Phagocytosis and Killing of Listeria monocytogenes by Acanthamoeba polyphaga. Parasitol Res. 2009, Oct;105(5):1375-83

Akya A, Thomas C, Pointon A. Listeria monocytogenes does not survive ingestion by Acanthamoeba polyphaga. Journal ofMicrobiology. 2010, 156(3):809-1

  Akya A, Najafi F, Moradi J, Mohebi Z, Adabagher S. The prevalence of food contamination with Listeria in Kermanshah, Iran. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. 2012, 19(5):474-7

 Akya A, Thomas C,  Pointon A. The impact of the Listeria monocytogenes large plasmid on its interaction with HeLa cells and Acanthamoeba polyphaga trophozoites. African Journal of Microbiology Research. 2012, 6(13): 3310-14.

      Akya A, Hosseini M, Olfati M, Mirnejad R, Altaha SM, Rezaee M.The frequency of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections among women in Kermanshah, Iran. Asian Biomedicine Journal. 2013,7 (5): 681-685

.      Ghadiri, K , Akya A, Khodadost M, Ziaee bidgoli A. The antibiotic resistance pattern of Staphylococcus aurous isolated from nasals of patients in the time of admission and leave the hospital in Kermanshah, Iran.  Journal NI. 2014, 1(1): 44-8

8. Akya A, Moradi J, Rezaei M. Multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from hospitals in Kermans  Journal NI. 2014, 1(1): 49-54

9. Akya A, Akya F, Rashiditabar, E. The causative agents and the cellular profile of urinary tract infections of patients referred to Vigeh clinic in Kermanshah (2008 – 2009). J Clin Res Paramed Sci. 2012, 1(1):16-21

 Emami SS, Akya A, Hossain Zadeh A, Barkhordar. Bacterial contamination of traditional ice creams in Kermanshah in 2008. Medical microbiology Journal. 2012, 5(1,2):104-108

  Sohrabi N, Ghadiri K, Akya A, Ghashghaee HA, Jannat Sharifi E, Shahveisizadeh F, Nategh L, Zare ME, Nasir Kansestani A.  Evaluation of airborne fungal pollution in the burn ward of Imam Khomeini hospital, the referral burn center in the west of Iran. Journal NI. 2014, 1(1): 1-6

  Akya A, salami A, Nomanpour B, Ahmadi K. Prevalence and Clonal Dissemination of Metallo-Beta-Lactamase ProducingPseudomonas aeruginosa in Kermanshah. Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015.

13. Akya A, Najafi F, Sohrabi N, Vaziri1 S, Mansouri F, Azizi M, Akbarzadeh F. The systematic Review of Quinolones Resistance of Escherichia coli Isolated from Urinary Tract Infections in Iran over the Last Ten Years (2001-2011). Annual Research & Review in Biology. 2015, 6(4): 234-44

 

14. Ahmadi K, Akya A, Numanpour B, Salimi A, Veisi Raigani A. Frequency Of  Streptococcus pneumonia Infection In Patients With Suspected Meningitis In Imam Reza Hospital Of Kermanshah in the west of Iran. IRAN. J. MICROBIOL. 2015, 7 ( 1 ):12-17.

 

15. Akya A, Ahmadi K, Zehtabian S, Salimi A, Elahi A, Madani SH.  Study The Frequency of Herpesvirus Infections Among Patients Suspected Aseptic Meningitis in the West of Iran. Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015,8(10):e22639

 

16. Khodadoost M, Akya A , Ale Taha SM, Adabagher S. The frequency of antibiotic resistance and CTX-M gene in Escherichia coli isolated from urinary tract infections of out-patients in Kermanshah. The Journal of Urmia University of Medical Sciences, 2013, 24(5):22-33.

 

 

17.  Akya A, Khodadoost M, Rashiditabar E. Prevalence of blaTEM Gene in Escherichia coli Isolated from Urinary Tract Infections of Outpatients in Kermanshah. ZUMS Journal. 2013; 21 (88): 84-94

 

 

 

 

18. Aletaha S, AKya A, Salimi A, Ahmadi K. The Frequency of Herpes Simplex Type 2 Infection in Women with Cervicitis in Kermanshah city in 2011. ZUMS Journal.  2014, 22 (92) :108-115

 

19. Akya, Gheisari H, Mohammadi G, Khodadoost MStudy of the pattern of plasmid and antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli isolated from outpatients with urinary tract infection. SJKU. 2015,  20(1): 89-96 

20. Akya A, Mojarab M, Farshchian, Ahmadi K. The effect of stem bark extracts of Tamarix ramosissim shrub on Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates. SJKU. 2014, 19(4): 128-134

21. Salimi A, Akya A, Haidari E. Prevalence of 𝛽-lactamases genes of IMP, SHV and PER in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from hospitals in Kermanshah. J Clin Res Paramed Sci. 2015, 4(2):152-159.

22. Akya A, Khodadoost M, Mohebi F, Alimoradi S. Study of frequency of bacteria isolated from blood culture and their antibiotic susceptibility pattern in Taleghani Hospital, Kermanshah, 2011. J Clin Res Paramed Sci 2014; 2(4): 220-227

 

 

23. Akya A, Aletaha M. The frequency of Mycoplasma genitalium infection in women with cervicitis in Kermanshah. J Clin Res Paramed Sci. 2014, 3(1): 56-62

 

 

24. Jafari S, Akya A. The frequency antibiotic resistance of isolates of Citrobacter species isolated from clinical specimens in Imam Reza hospital of Kermanshah city. J Clin Res Paramed Sci. 2014, 3(4):279-285

 

 

25. Zare A, Akya A, Nejat P. The Frequency of blaVIM, blaIMP, blaKPC and blaNDM Carbapenemase Genes in Clinical Isolates of Klebsiella Pneumoniae in Kermanshah Medical Centers. JSSU. 2015, 23 (8) :760-769.

 

 

26. Hyaidari E, Akya A. The frequency of broad-spectrum beta-lactamase CTX-M genotypes in Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from Kermanshah hospitals (2013-14). Journal of Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences. 2015, 19( 4): 207-14.

 

 

27. Akya A, Jafari S, Ahmadi K, Elahi. Frequency Of blaCTX-M, blaTEM and blaSHV Genes in Citrobacters Isolated from Imam Reza Hospital in Kermanshah. Journal of Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences. 2015, 25(127):

 

28. Akya A, Khodadoost  M, Mohebi F, Dehghani M, Amighi M. Survey the hepatitis B serologic markers in patients referred to the clinic of Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences. Journal of Clinical Research in Paramedical Sciences. 2016, 5(1):9-14

 

29. Majidipour P, Akya A, Naderi N.The medical students’ attitude toward the application of bacteriology course in clinical medicine at Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences in the first semester of 2013-14., Edu Res Med Sci. 2015,4(1):20-28

 

30. Akya A, Ahmadi K, Nomanpour B. Identification of Neisseria Meningitidis in Patients with Suspected Meningitis: a Study in Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah City, Iran  2013. Journal of Kerman University of Medical Sciences. 2016, 23(3): 334-343.

 

31. Feiz Sarshar MH, Akya A. The Frequency of Extended Spectrum β-Lactamase Genes of SHV-2a, SHV-5 and SHV-12 in Clinical Isolates of Klebsiella Pneumoniae Isolated from Kermanshah Medical Centers in 2014. Arak Medical University Journal (AMUJ). 2016, 19(107): 59-67

 

32. Akya A, Khodadoost M. Prevalence of blaCTX-M1, blaCTX-M14 and blaCTX-M15 Genes among Escherichia Coli Isolated from Urinary Tract Infections in Outpatients, Kermanshah City, Iran. Journal of Kerman University of Medical Sciences. 2016, 23(2): 145-155.

 

33. Rezaei M, Akya A, Elahi A, Ghadiri K, Jafari S. The clonal relationship among the Citrobacter freundii isolated from the main hospital in Kermanshah, west of Iran. IRAN. J. MICROBIOL.2016, 8 (3): 175-180.

 

 

 

Paper presenting in conferences:

 

Presenting more than 35 research papers in the international or Iranian conferences (lectures or posters)

 

Workshop

 

Participated in more than 30 workshops related to teaching skills and researching updates during 10 years

 

The 10 years teaching experiences for medical and postgraduate students with course planning and evaluation:

 

Medical Bacteriology for medical students

Practical Medical Bacteriology

Bacteriology for MSc students of medical microbiology

Bacterial genetics

Antibiotics and resistant mechanisms

Molecular diagnosis of bacteria

Bioinformatics

 

Membership of Scientific Societies

Iranian society of Microbiology

Iranian society of Medical Bacteriology

Medical Council of Iran

 

Supervision of thesis

 Supervision of theses (MSc of medical microbiology and professional doctor degree)

 

Research Interests

 

Diagnosis of bacterial and viral infections

Nosocomial infections

Bacterial resistance to antibiotics

Molecular methods for diagnosis of pathogenic bacteria

Molecular methods for Virology

Biotechnology

Nanobiotechnology

Food microbiology