Swedish Covenant Hospital

Many Iranian-Americans are active philanthropists and leader in improving their community. 

In 2007, the Chicago's Swedish Covenant Hospital received $4 million 

donation from Dr. Rami an Iranian-American.

Iranian-Americans are among the most educated and successful communities in the U. S., according to a report by the Iranian Studies group at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Iranian-Americans have founded, or hold senior leadership positions at, many major US companies, including Fortune 500 companies.


July 20, 2019 - A new report by the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control 

(ECDC) shows that between 2010 and 2017, the number of confirmed 

cases of syphilis across the EU soared by 70 percent.

There are reports that dating apps like Tinder and Grindr also contribute to the spread of the disease.