The ninth Razi festival on medical sciences research started in Tehran on Thursday with President Mohammad Khatami's inaugural speech, IRNA reported.
During the ceremony, President Mohammad Khatami awarded 37 exemplary researchers in various medical fields.
Representatives of three research centers on dental sciences, edical herbs and herbal sciences as well as an specialized periodical received their awards from President Khatami.
Some 344 articles and projects have been presented to the festival.
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