Ilam University of Medical Sciences (IUMS), the official medical university of Ilam province associated with the Iran Ministry of Health, Treatment and Medical Education, was founded in 1986. IUMS is a medical and academic center for many medical fields such as medicine, pharmacology, allied medical sciences, dentistry, health, nursery and midwifery. This university welcomes to qualified students and researchers to educate, train and research in a wide range of medical courses. IUMS also provides healthcare and treatment services to the community.
IUMS with 7 vice chancellors, 5 faculties, 11 hospitals and 63 healthcare centers tries to accomplish its Research, Education and Healthcare missions as appropriately.