Soheila Kordestani, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Amir Kabir University of Technology in Iran. She is the author of Atlas of Wound Healing.
Dr. Kordestani holds an MSc in Fiber Science and a PhD in Protein Chemistry from the University of Leeds. She also performed post-doctoral study in Molecular Biology at Birmingham University, United Kingdom. She is an internationally successful researcher, entrepreneur, and business owner in the field of wound care, holding five international patents for wound dressings, polymeric film, and more. Dr. Kordestani is the recipient of numerous scientific awards in her field.
As a molecular biologist, Dr. Kordestasni founded ChitoTech, which was developed from a research facility for studying marine biopolymers and their applications in medicine. ChitoTech produces advanced wound care and hemostatic products and colloidal silver antiseptic.