Masoomeh Maarefvand is the assistant professor at Department of Social Work, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Domestic violence and child protection are two main areas that Masoomeh conducted researches in last 15 years. Substance use disorder is a main issue in Iran and influences negatively on family and community health. Masoomeh has been interested in family and community-based relapse prevention interventions. She conducted several researches to study the effectiveness of social work interventions on family health improvement.
(Co-Presenter is Fatemeh Gholami)