Abstract of Research Project

Hadi Rohani
h_rohani7@yahoo.com
Sports Physiology Research group
Assistant Prof. in Exercise Physiology, Head of Department of Exercise Physiology
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Education:
PhD: Exercise Physiology, (2009-2013), University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran
Thesis Title: The Effect of Weight Reduction-Induced by 2 Different Intensity Endurance Training on Uncoupling Protein 3 (UCP3) mRNA Expression and the Role of Plasma Leptin and FFA in Obese mice
MSc: Exercise Physiology, (2005-2007), University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran
Dissertation Title: The Effect of Dehydration on Fat and Carbohydrate Oxidations During Exercise
BS: Physical Education and Sport Sciences, (2002-2005), University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran
 
Honors:
·         First rank in Ph.D. examination in the University of Guilan, 2009
·         Top graduated student according to Iran's National Elites Foundation, 2013
 
Research Interesting and Skills:
·         Obesity and Exercise
·         Sport Nutrition
·         Exercise Metabolism
o   Indirect Calorimetry
o   Substrate Oxidation
o   Genetic
·         Physical Activity
·         Exercise Physiology Laboratory (Especially, Gas Analyzer Systems)
·         Statistics analysis based on SPSS software in Sport Sciences Research
 
Publications:
A) Book Translated to Persian:
  1. Mougios V. Exercise Biochemistry. Human Kinetics, 2006; Translated to Persian: Rahnama N, Nuri R, Rohani H, et al. SAMT Pub., Tehran, 2009 (5th reissue in 2017)
  2. Jeukendrup A., Gleeson M. Sports Nutrition: An Introduction to Energy Production and Performance. Human Kinetics, 2004; Translated to Persian: Mohebbi H, Nuri R, Rohani H. HATMI Pub, Tehran, 2012. (5th reissue in 2017)
  3. Buckley JP, Exercise Physiology in Special Populations, Churchill Livingstone Pub, 2009; Translated to Persian: Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Nuri R, Shokati S. SAMT Pub., Tehran, 2018.
  4. Hills A, King N, Byrne N. Children, Obesity and Exercise, Routledge Pub, 2007; Translated to Persian: Rohani H, Farzaneh E, et al. Bamdad Ketab Pub., Tehran, 2016.
  5. Rawson ES, Volpe SL, editors. Nutrition for elite athletes. CRC Press; 2015. Translated to Persian: Rohani H., et al. SSRC Pub., Tehran, 2017
 
B) Peer Reviewed Papers:
  1. Pashaei S, Rohani H, Etemad Z, Mohamadi S. The effect of six weeks aerobic training in combined with vitamin C supplementation on VO2max in male college students. Jahesh Journal, 1:35-45, 2007. (in Persian)
  2. Rohani H., Damirchi A., Hasan-Nia S., Rohani M. The effect of dehydration on Maximal Fat Oxidation (MFO) and the exercise intensity at which MFO occurred (Fatmax). Olympic Journal, 44:89-98, 2009. (in Persian)
  3. Rohani H., Damirchi A., Hasan-Nia S., Rohani Z. Comparison of fat oxidation rate in rang of running exercise intensities in untrained college students male. Olympic Journal, 45:121-130, 2009. (in Persian)
  4. Mohebbi H., Rohani H, Damirchi A. Comparison of Maximal Fat Oxidation (MFO) in non-athletes collegiate male and female. Olympic Journal, 50:43-52, 2010. (In Persian)
  5. Arazi H., Rohani H. The Response of Post-Exercise Blood Pressure to Two Different Resistance Exercise Methods (Double set and Superset). Research in Sport Sciences, 27:123-136, 2010. (In persian)
  6. Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Esfahani M. The effect of aerobic training on glycemic control, fitness, and cardiovascular risk factors in patients with mild and severe type 2 diabetes. Medicina dello Sport, 2011 September;64(3):285-95. (ISI)
  7. Rahimi R, Rohani H, Ebrahimi M. Effects of very short rest periods on testosterone to cortisol ratio during heavy resistance exercise in men. Apunts. Medicina de l'Esport, 2011; 46:145-9. (Scopus, Science Direct)
  8. Aghaei N, Rohani H, Golestani A, Lotfi N. The Effect of Sauna Induced-Rapid Weight Loss on Lactate Response and Stability of Cardiovascular System in Well-Trained Wrestlers. Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research, 8 (1): 52-56, 2011. (ISI)
  9. Ghahramani M, Rohani H, Ghiasi A. Post-Resistance Exercise Response of Vaspin Adipocytokin and Its Relation to Insulin and Glucose Levels in Overweight Women. Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research 11 (10): 1328-1334, 2012. DOI: 10.5829/idosi.mejsr.2012.11.10.63248 (ISI)
  10. Mohebbi H, Hajiloo H, Rohani H. The Effect of Aerobic Training Intensity on Body Composition and Fat Distribution in Overweight Men. Olympic Journal, 56(4):91-104, 2012. (In persian)
  11. Mostafaloo A, Ghezelsefloo H, Rohani H. Effect of unilateral ankle sprain on functional tests and static and dynamic balance of volleyball and soccer players. Studies in Sport Medicin, 9:123-136, 2012. (In persian)
  12. Mostafaloo A, Chorli A, Rohani H. The effect of one session massage in lower limb muscle on flexibility, power and agility tests performance in soccer players. Medical Sciences of Hormozgan, 16(3):203-211, 2012. (In persian)
  13. Ghahramani M, Rohani H, Ghiasi A. The Acute Effects of Aerobic and Resistance Exercise on Plasma Acylated Ghrelin and Hunger in Overweight Men. World Applied Sciences Journal 21 (6): 888-893, 2013. (ISC)
  14. Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Hassan-nia S, Pirooznia N. The Effect of Obesity and Endurance Training-induced Weight Loss on UCP3 mRNA Expression in C57BL/6 Mice. Iranian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2013; 15 (3) :311-321. (In persian)
  15. Abdi Keikanlo N, Rohani H, Asari F. The effect of 8 weeks aerobic training on body composition, IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 in obese women. Koomesh. 2014; 15 (3) :302-309. (In persian)
  16. Ghiasi A, Mohebbi H, Rohani H. Post-exercise responses in blood pressure, heart rate and rate pressure product in upper, lower limbs and whole body resistance exercise. Olympic Journal, 62:45-58, 2013. (In persian)
  17. Mohebbi H, Hassan-nia S, Rohani H, Pirooznia N, Daliri-Jopari M. Effect of diet-induced obesity and endurance training-induced weight reduction on plasma leptin in C57BL/6 mice. Olympic Journal, 62:99-112, 2013. (In persian)
  18. 18.  Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Ghiasi A. Post-exercise Blood Pressure Responses to Upper and Lower Limbs Resistance Exercise. Medicina dello Sport 2014;67(4):643-52 (ISI, IF(2015)=0.235)
  19. Mohamad-Panahi P, Rohani H, Lotfi N. Hormonal response to different rest intervals during resistance training with light vs. heavy loads. Journal of Pedagogics, Psychology, Medical-Biological Problems of Physical Training and Sports, 2:67-71, 2014. (Indexed)
  20. Hejazi S M, Aminian E, Rohani H. Effect of endurance training on Cell Adhesion Molecules (ICAM-1) in Healthy and Sedentary Middle –Age Women. Adv. Environ. Biol., 8(11): 1151-1154, 2014. (Indexed)
  21. Farzaneh E, Rohani H, Mehrtash M, Nasiri R. The effects of 6 months specific aerobic gymnastic training on motor abilities in 10 - 12 years old children. Science of Gymnastics Journal, 7(1):51-60, 2015. (Indexed)
  22. Mohamad-Panahi P, Rohani H, Lotfi N. Hormonal response to different rest intervals during resistance training with light vs. heavy loads. Journal of Pedagogics, Psychology, Medical-Biological Problems of Physical Training and Sports, 2:67-71, 2014.
  23. Arazi H, Rohani H, Ghiasi A, Davaran M. The Effect of HMB Supplementation on Cardiovascular Risk Factors after Four Weeks of Resistance Training in Amateur Athletes. Int Cardiovasc Res J. 2015;9(2):89-93. (ISC, MEDLINE)
  24. Arazi H, Rohani H, Ghiasi A, Abdi-Keikanloo N. Resistance training & beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate supplementation on hormones. Revista Brasileira de Medicina do Esporte Journal. [online]. 2015, 21(5):386-389. (ISI, IF(2015)=0.288)
  25. Khorramdelazad H, Rohani H, Jafarzadeh A, Hajizadeh M, Mirzaee V, Sayadi A, Hassanshahi GH. Role of S100A12/RAGE axis in eccentric exercise-induced delayed-onset muscle soreness in male non-athletes. Sport Sciences for Health, 2015, 11(3): 345-349. (SCOPUS, EBSCO)
  26. Azali Alamdari K, Rohani H. Effects of Normobaric and Hypobaric Endurance Training on Metabolic Risk Factors in Midlife Men. Iranian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2015; 17 (2) :113-123
  27. Azali Alamdari K, Rohani H. Metabolic and endocrine adaptations of aerobic training in men with generalized stages of metabolic syndrome. (2015). Sport Physiology, 7(27), 149-166.
  28. Rohani, H., Azali Alamdari, K., & Helali zadeh, M. (2016). Effect of Aerobic Training on Overall Metabolic Risk and Indices Levels in Patients with Metabolic Syndrome: A Meta-Analysis Study. Sport Physiology, 8(31), 17-44. doi: 10.22089/spj.2016.810
  29. Rahmani, H., Ahmadizad, S., Rohani, H., Noori Habashi, A., & Mohammadi Dehcheshmeh, M. (2017). Acute Effects of Continuous or High Intensity Interval Exercise on Plasma Levels of E-Selectin and WBC Indices in CHD Patients. Sport Physiology, 9(35), 35-48. doi: 10.22089/spj.2017.2614.1351
  30. Rohani, H., Safari Mousavi, S. S., Gholamian, S., & Farzaneh, E. (2016). Comparison the maximal fat oxidation and Fatmax in trained and untrained women. Sport Physiology, 7(28), 31-44.
  31. Khosravi, N., Rohani, H., & Ghaffari, S. (2017). The effect of exercise day-time on maximal fat oxidation (MFO), Fatmax and Mfotime in normal and overweight women. Metabolism and Exercise, 5(2), 121-132.
  32. Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Hasan-nia S. The effect of 12 weeks endurance training with 2 different intensities on GLUT4 mRNA expression of soleus and gastrocnemius muscles in obese mice. Apunts. Medicina de l'Esport, 2016, 51(191):73-112 (Scopus, Science Direct)
  33. 33.  Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Ghiasi A. Effect of Involved Muscle Mass in Resistance Exercise on Blood Pressure and Rate Pressure Product. Apunts. Medicina de l'Esport, 2016, 51 (192), 123-129 (Scopus, Science Direct)
  34. Rohani, H., Asjodi, F., Safarimosavi, S., & Bahmanzadeh, M. (2017). The Role of Resistance Training and Whey Protein Intake on Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness Indices after Eccentric Resistance Exercise in Untrained Men. Iranian Journal of Nutrition Sciences & Food Technology, 12(1), 11-20.
  35. Azali Alamdari, K., & Rohani, H. (2018). The Response of Apelin and overall metabolic risk to Aerobic Training in Middle-aged Female patients with Metabolic Syndrome. Scientific Journal Management System, 13(26), 139-152. doi: 10.22080/jaep.2017.10250.1508
​​C) Selected Grant Supported Research Projects:
  1. Khorasan Province Executor in “National Survey of Iranian Physical Activity”, Conducted By Prof. Hamid Mohebbi, Sport Sciences Research Center, 2007.
  2. Aghaei N, Rohani H, Golestani A. The effect of rapid weight loss on lactate response and stability of cardiovascular system in elite wrestlers. Islamic Azad University of Ali-Abad Katul, 2010.
  3. Azarnia H, Rohani H, Rohani M, Azarnia H. Attitude and trend to sport and physical activities among Sarab population. Islamic Azad University of Sarab, 2012.
  4. Ghahremani M, Rohani H. Vaspin response to resistance exercise and its relationship with blood insulin and glucose in Overweight women. Islamic Azad University of Gilan-Gharb, 2012.
  5. Ghahremani M, Rohani H. Effect of Endurance and Resistance Exercise on Appetite and Plasma Ghrelin in Overweight Men. Islamic Azad University of Gilan-Gharb, 2012.
  6. Mohamad-Panahi P, Rohani H, Lotfi N. Lactate and Hormonal Response to Different Rest Interval in Resistance Exercise with Light and Heavy Load. Islamic Azad University of Ghorveh, 2014.
  7. Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Hassan-nia S. The effect of 12 weeks endurance training with 2 different intensities on GLUT4 mRNA expression of soleus and gastrocnemius muscles in obese mice. University of Guilan, 2016.
  8. Rohani H, Farzaneh E, Musavi SS, Gholamian S. Evaluation and comparison the maximal fat oxidation and Fatmax in trained and untrained mature and immature girls. Sport Sciences Research Institute, 2016.
  9. Rohani H, Azali-Alamdari K, Helalizadeh M. Exercise and Metabolic Syndrom: A Meta-Analysis Study, Sport Sciences Research Institute, 2017.
  10. Rohani H, Review  the Previous  Studies  on  Sport  for   all  in Iran-  case  study:  Elderly, Sport Sciences Research Institute, 2018.
  11. Mohebbi H, Rohani H, et al. Constructing National Fitness Norm in Iran. Sport Sciences Research Institute & Iran National Science Foundation, (2017-in progress).
  12. Rohani H, Safari-Mousavi S.S, Which type of exercise training is suitable for prediabetes according to their stress oxidative responses: Continous or high intensity interval training?, Sport Sciences Research Institute, 2018.
  13. Rohani H, Azali-Alamdari K, Effects of exercise training modalities on blood pressure in hypertensive petients: a meta analysis. Sport Sciences Research Institute, (in progess).
 
D) Selected Congress Presented and Published Abstracts:
  1. Ketabi SH, Rohani H, Sadeghi-Brojerdi S, Sheikholeslami D, Behpoor N. The effect of Fitness program on general body fitness of P.E. students, 2nd Collegian Congress on Physical Education and Sport Sciences, June 2004, Isfahan University, Isfahan, Iran. (verbal)
  2. Pashaei S, Rohani H, Etemad Z, Mohamadi S. The effect of 6 weeks aerobic training with vitamin C supplementation on VO2max in male students, 2nd Sport Medicine Congress, May 2007, Tehran, Iran.(poster)
  3. Rohani H., Damirchi A., Hasan-Nia S., Rohani Z. Comparison of fat oxidation rate in rang of running exercise intensities in untrained male college students, 6th International Congress on Physical Education and Sport Sciences, March 2008, Kish, Iran. (verbal)
  4. Aghaei N, Damirchi A, Mohebbi H, Rohani H. Comparison of energy expenditure during walking in range of specific speeds between obese and normal-weights women, 6th International Congress on Physical Education and Sport Sciences, March 2008, Kish, Iran. (poster)
  5. Hoseini SH, Daneshmandi H, Rahmani-nia F, Rohani H. Comparision the physiological effect of carring 3 ergonomic different school bags in students, 1st International Conference on Ergonomics, May 2008, Tehran, Iran. (verbal)
  6. Rohani H., Damirchi A., Hasan-Nia S., Rohani M. The effect of dehydration on Maximal Fat Oxidation (MFO) and the exercise intensity at which MFO occurred (Fatmax), 1st National Congress on Sport Physiology, March 2009, Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran. (poster)
  7. Faramarzi M, Nuri R, Bani-Talebi E, Rohani H. The effect of short term combination of HMB and creatine supplementation on anaerobic performance and muscle injury markers in soccer players, 7th International Congress on Physical Education and Sport Sciences, March 2010, Tehran, Iran. (verbal)
  8. Mostafaloo A, Rohani H, Mostafaloo E, Khosrojerdi S. The effect of one session massage in lower limb muscle on flexibility, power and agility tests performance in soccer players, 7th International Congress on Physical Education and Sport Sciences, March 2010, Tehran, Iran. (verbal)
  9. Mohebbi H, Damirchi A, Rohani H. Comparison of Maximal Fat Oxidation  in non-athletes male and female. 9th research congress of University of Guilan, March 2009, Rasht, Iran. (verbal)
  10. Mostafalou A, Rohani H, Chourli A, Khosrojerdi S.  Comparison of two techniques massage; static stretching and combination of massage and stretching in lower limb muscle on flexibility; power and agility tests performance in soccer players. 1st International Congress on Physical Fitness and Aerobic, Feb 2011, Tehran, Iran. (poster)
  11. Rezaee M, Rohani H, Sahebazzamani M, Ghahreman-Tabrizi K, Amirseifoddini MR. The ratios of local and global abdominal muscles activity during supine bridging stabilization exercise. 1st International Congress on Physical Fitness and Aerobic, Feb 2011, Tehran, Iran. (verbal)
  12. Aghaei N, Rohani H. Heart rate; blood pressure; and lactate response to sauna-induced rapid weight loss in elite wrestlers. 1st International Congress on Physical Fitness and Aerobic, Feb 2011, Tehran, Iran. (poster)
  13. Rohani H, Arazi H. Evaluation the cardiovascular changes after one session different resistance exercise in trained men. 1st International Congress on Physical Fitness and Aerobic, Feb 2011, Tehran, Iran. (poster)
  14. Mohebbi H, Hajiloo H, Damirchi A, Rohani H. The Effect of Aerobic Training Intensity on Body Composition and Fat Distribution in Overweight Men. 2nd National Congress on Sport Physiology, April 2011, Birjand, Iran. (poster)
  15. Rohani H, Arazi H, Garajian Y. Comparison the Response of Post-Exercise Blood Pressure to Two Different Resistance Exercise Methods (Double set and Superset). 2nd National Congress on Sport Physiology, April 2011, Birjand, Iran. (poster)
  16. Mohebbi H, Rahmani-nia F, Hashemi-Saboor M, Rohani H, Fadaei-Chafi MR. The effect of 6 weeks detraining subsequent of 6 weeks aerobic training on physiological variables in non-athlete females with different BMI. 2nd National Congress on Sport Physiology, April 2011, Birjand, Iran. (poster)
  17. Rezaee M, Sahebazzamani M, Ghahreman-Tabrizi K, Amirseifoddini MR, Rohani H. The Activity of Core Stabilizer-Lumbopelvic-Muscles in Exercise on Stable and Unstable Surfaces. 2nd National Congress on Sport Injury and Corrective Exercise, June 2011, Tehran, Iran. (verbal)
  18. Azarnia H, Rohani H, Rohani M, Azarnia H. Attitude and trend to sport and physical activities among Sarab population. 6th National Congress of Sport Sciences Students, Dec 2011, Tehran, Iran. (poster)
  19. Mostafaloo A, Khosravi A, Rohani H. The effect of 8 weeks plyometric training on dynamic and static posture control in female students. National Congress on Applied Physical Education and Sport Science Physical Education, April 2012, Islamic Azad University of Taft, Taft, Iran. (verbal)
  20. Ghiasi A, Mohebbi H, Rohani H. Post-exercise responses of blood pressure to upper, lower limbs and whole body resistance exercise. 8th Iranian International Sports Medicine Congress, April 2012, Medical Sciences University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran. (verbal)
  21. Mohebbi H, Rohani H, Ghiasi A. Post-exercise Blood Pressure Responses to Upper and Lower Limbs Resistance Exercise. 12th international sport science congress, December 2012, Denizli, Turkey. (verbal)
  22. Karim Azali Alamdari, Hadi Rohani. Determining the influential factors in screening the hypertensive patients for prescription and/or cessation of physical exercise, 26-27 April 2017, Tehran, Iran. (Poster)
  23. Karim Azali Alamdari, Hadi Rohani. Effects of moderate altitude training on lymphocyte phenotype and antioxidant capacity in response to acute intensive exercise. 10th International Congress on Sport Sciences, 26-27 April 2017, Tehran, Iran. (Distinguished Oral Presentation).
  24. Safarimosavi S, Mohebbi H, Rohani H. The Effect of a 12-Week High Intensity Interval versus Continuous Endurance Training with Intensities Equivalent to Fatmax or Anaerobic Threshold on Irisin and Preptin Changes in Prediabetes Patients. 11th International Congress on Sport Sciences, May 2018, Tehran, Iran.
Selected Workshops:
  1. Sport Sciences Laboratory Technician Learning (Section: Aerobic and Anaerobic Tests), Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, Oct 2013.
  2. Introducing and Applying Gas Analyzer System in Sport Sciences Studies, Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, Dec 2013.
  3. Science of Training, Sport Organization of Tehran Municipality, Dec 2013 & Sep 2014.
  4. Flexibility and Strength Training, Sport Organization of Tehran Municipality, Dec 2013 & Sep 2014.
Selected Positions:
  1. Head of Exercise Physiology Department, Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, Since 2017.
  2. Editorial Board of the Journal of Sport Physiology. Since 2017
  3. Director of Community Affair, Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, 2016-2017.
  4. Assistant Professor, Sport Medicine Faculty, Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, 2013-current.
  5. Scientific Secretary of Sport Physiology Group, Sport Medicine Faculty, Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, 2013.
  6. Secretary Board of Educational Planning Committee for Sport Sciences, Ministry of Science, Research and Technology of Iran, 2014-current.
  7. Director of Open Learning, Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, 2014 - 2016.
  8. Chair of the Scientific Committee (Sport Physiology) of 6th National Congress of Sport Sciences Students, Dec 2011.
  9. Chair of the Scientific Committee (Sport Physiology) of 11th International Congress on Sport Sciences, May 2018.
  10. Member of “College Student Studies Working Group”, Sport Sciences Research Institute of Iran, 2011-2013.
  11. Swimming Coach, Grade 3, Since 2004
  12. Ping Pong Referee, Grade 3, Since 2004