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Epidemiologist Dr. Thomas Jefferson to speak at King Saud University on Tuesday
Epidemiologist Dr. Thomas Jefferson to speak at King Saud University on Tuesday

On Tuesday, September 11, the King Saud University Sheikh Abdullah Bahamdan Chair for Evidence-Based Health Care and Knowledge Translation (EBHC) will be hosting a ...


College of Medicine officials celebrate Eid Al-Fitr with hospital patients
College of Medicine officials celebrate Eid Al-Fitr with hospital patients

Members of King Saud University’s College of Medicine visited University hospital patients during the second day of Eid Al-Fitr following the end of Ramadan, presen ...


1st annual Ophthalmology Review Workshop at KSU slated for July 10-13
1st annual Ophthalmology Review Workshop at KSU slated for July 10-13

The 1st annual Ophthalmology Review Workshop at King Saud University will be held July 10-13, 2012, as announced by the course director, Dr. Yasser Al-Fakey.  The w ...


KSU Obesity Clinic becomes a major asset in Saudi health care
KSU Obesity Clinic becomes a major asset in Saudi health care

Since its establishment in 2008, the King Saud University’s Obesity Chair has become a bastion in the battle against morbid obesity in the Kingdom, the region and b ...


KSU scene of a rare surgical procedure involving Syrian girl
KSU scene of a rare surgical procedure involving Syrian girl

In another medical breakthrough for King Saud University, a university surgical team successfully combined a cochlear implant with an auditory brainstem implant in ...


University of Michigan mental health researchers visit KSU, to cooperate in Saudi National Health and Stress Survey
University of Michigan mental health researchers visit KSU, to cooperate in Saudi National Health and Stress Survey

The comprehensive Saudi National Health and Stress Survey, in which 10,000 male and female subjects from 13 Saudi Arabian regions will participate, will be conducte ...


KSU's Obesity Research Chair maintains excellence in publishing, expertise
KSU's Obesity Research Chair maintains excellence in publishing, expertise

A research article, illustrating King Saud University’s world-class expertise in obesity surgery for children, was recently published in the “Annals of Surgery,” th ...


Infertility Research Chair holds Fourth Educational Session
Infertility Research Chair holds Fourth Educational Session

King Saud University’s Infertility Research Chair conducted its 4th Educational Session last month, a meeting organized to generate public awareness of infertility, ...


Neonatal Research Chair researchers win first, second place at SNS 2012
Neonatal Research Chair researchers win first, second place at SNS 2012

Research projects by King Saud University’s Neonatal Research Chair were awarded the top two prizes during the 12th annual Saudi Neonatology Society Meeting 2012 (S ...


International conference conducted by KSU's Obesity Research Center
International conference conducted by KSU's Obesity Research Center

Obesity from Cell to Human, a cutting-edge conference showcasing the latest in international and regional obesity research and management technologies, was held las ...


KSU conducts 2012 Internal Medicine Scientific Conference
KSU conducts 2012 Internal Medicine Scientific Conference

King Saud University’s 2012 Internal Medicine Scientific Conference was held on April 7-8 in the KSU College of Medicine, with the program featuring more than 30 le ...


Prince Sultan Research Chair celebrates young recipients of cochlear devices
Prince Sultan Research Chair celebrates young recipients of cochlear devices

On what was a festive mid-April morning at the King Abdul Aziz Museum Complex, some 30 children were the special guests at the opening ceremony for the the 4th Coch ...


KSU female medical students honored for their participation in scientific conference in Oman
KSU female medical students honored for their participation in scientific conference in Oman

Seven female students from King Saud University’s College of Medicine were recently honored by Dr. Einas Al-Eisa, Dean of KSU's Female Center for Scientific and Med ...


King Saud University, Li Ka Shing Institute collaboration a success story
King Saud University, Li Ka Shing Institute collaboration a success story

In 2009, the King Saud University (KSU) College of Medicine and the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute (LKSI) of St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada created a un ...


5th Bronchoesophagoscopy and Laser Course offered by College of Medicine on April 28-29
5th Bronchoesophagoscopy and Laser Course offered by College of Medicine on April 28-29

King Saud University (KSU) College of Medicine will present the 5th Riyadh International Bronchoesophagoscopy and Laser Course on 28-29 April 2012. This very impor ...


KSU and Miami's Bascom Palmer Eye Institute to cooperate in ophthalmology
KSU and Miami's Bascom Palmer Eye Institute to cooperate in ophthalmology

King Saud University Rector Abdullah Al-Othman and Pascal J. Goldschmidt, Dean of Medicine at the University of Miami, signed an agreement on Tuesday, April 3, betw ...


Infertility Research Chair receives Professor George A. Vilos
Infertility Research Chair receives Professor George A. Vilos

On Mach 10-15, Professor George A. Vilos, Infertility Research Chair Professor for King Saud University's Infertility Research Chair. As a distinguished professor f ...


KSU Researchers find gene causing Chronic Children Respiratory Disease (PCD)
KSU Researchers find gene causing Chronic Children Respiratory Disease (PCD)

King Saud University’s Dr. Muslim Al-Saadi and Dr. Khalid K. Alharbi have collaborated with a British research team, led by Bristol University’s Dr. Ian N. M. Day, ...


Vistafix workshop at King Saud University featured lecture and surgical demonstration
Vistafix workshop at King Saud University featured lecture and surgical demonstration

A Vistafix Course workshop was held by King Saud University in early March with Vistafix surgery expert Dr. Joacim Stalfors discussing the process. Later, he and Dr ...


Extended Systematic Review Course is being offered by the KSU College of Medicine
Extended Systematic Review Course is being offered by the KSU College of Medicine

This week, the KSU College of Medicine is offering the Extended Systematic Review Course, which is sponsored by the Sheikh Abdullah Bahamdan Chair for Evidence-Bas ...


KSU research chairs, faculty help make osteoporosis conference a success
KSU research chairs, faculty help make osteoporosis conference a success

March 8 marked the conclusion of the 1st Saudi Osteoporosis Society (SOS) International Conference and accompanying exhibition, a three-day event that assembled an ...