The Tanaffos journal, a scientific and research peer reviewed journal in the field of respiratory diseases, thoracic surgery, intensive care and tuberculosis. The journal is an official publication of the National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (NRITLD) Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, and is published quarterly.
Chairman: Mohammad Reza Masjedi, M.D.
Editor-in-Chief: Hamidreza Jamaati, M.D.
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Makan Sadr, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant to Editor-in-Chief: Esmaeil Mortaz, Ph.D.
International Affairs Editor: Mojdeh Kalantar Motamedi, M.D.; Haleh Kosari,M.D.
Executive Director: Makan Sadr, M.D., Ph.D.
Editorial Office: Saideh Akaber, Maryam Jafari