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College of Medicine, King Khalid University Hospital, AHA team up to save lives
College of Medicine, King Khalid University Hospital, AHA team up to save lives

KSU’s College of Medicine, King Khalid University Hospital and the American Heart Association (AHA) have teamed up for professional exchanges and certification prog ...


Women and Smoking conference to tackle smoking in the Arab world
Women and Smoking conference to tackle smoking in the Arab world

On Monday November 1, at 8:00 AM, King Saud University Dean of College of Medicine Mussaad Al-Salman will inaugurate an international symposium entitled “Women and ...


Vitiligo Research Chair (VRC) hosts international conference
Vitiligo Research Chair (VRC) hosts international conference

Research on laser and cosmetic surgery for skin color were the focus of this month’s Conference of Laser and Esthetic Therapy in Ethnic Skin (LETES) 2010, hosted b ...


Opening of Third Riyadh International Rhinology Conference features launching of new KSU chair
Opening of Third Riyadh International Rhinology Conference features launching of new KSU chair

A new King Saud University research chair was launched on Monday, as part of the opening ceremonies of the Third Riyadh International Rhinology Conference. The Rhin ...


International Gastroenterology Conference explores Crohn's Disease
International Gastroenterology Conference explores Crohn's Disease

King Saud University’s Saudi Gastroenterology Association was the host to the 2nd International Conference  on Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD), a two-day session ...


KSU implements international volunteer program for students
KSU implements international volunteer program for students

In a relatively brief period, King Saud University  has played  an influential role beyond the Kingdom through research collaborations and students exchange program ...


Cees van der Vleuten joins KSU's Medication Safety Research Chair
Cees van der Vleuten joins KSU's Medication Safety Research Chair

On Monday, Dutch Professor Cees van der Vleuten met with Dr. Hisham Aljadhey, Supervisor for the King Saud University Medication Safety Research Chair, and formall ...


Obesity Research Center's Assim Alfadda announces promising findings
Obesity Research Center's Assim Alfadda announces promising findings

Researchers from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Korea and Japan have discovered that the naturally occurring molecule, Orosomucoid (ORM), protects adipose tissue (bo ...


College of Medicine's Khalid Al-Qahtani conducts unprecedented surgery
College of Medicine's Khalid Al-Qahtani conducts unprecedented surgery

A medical team led by Dr. Khalid Al-Qahtani, a head and neck specialist on King Saud University’s College of  Medicine faculty, recently conducted an unprecedented ...


University officially launches Public Health and Epidemiology Research Chair
University officially launches Public Health and Epidemiology Research Chair

This week, King Saud University officially recognized the opening of the Public Health and Epidemiology Research Chair. On this occasion Dr. Abdulaziz Bin Saeed, th ...


King Saud University’s Autism Research and Treatment Center launch awareness campaign
King Saud University’s Autism Research and Treatment Center launch awareness campaign

Prince Turki bin Saud and Dr. Abdullah bin Abdurrahman Al-Othman, among other dignitaries and specialists, were present this week at the King Khalid University Hosp ...


King Khalid University Hospital, KSU shows great work of thoracic surgery
King Khalid University Hospital, KSU shows great work of thoracic surgery

A medical procedure tested at the King Khalid University Hospital shows great promise for people with spinal cord injuries who are fully dependent on a ventilator. ...


Saudi Arabia first nation in Arab world participated in the European Congress of Radiology
Saudi Arabia first nation in Arab world participated in the European Congress of Radiology

The 2010 European Congress of Radiology took place in Vienna between March 4th and 8th, and King Saud University (KSU) became the first Arabic nation to participate ...


Almogren collaborating with University of Buffalo’s School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Almogren collaborating with University of Buffalo’s School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

The Riyadh institution brought together a pair of colleagues and friends, When King Saud University awarded a $300,000 grant to Dr. Kate Rittenhouse-Olson, professo ...


KSU Ophthalmology experts preparing for 2010 symposium
KSU Ophthalmology experts preparing for 2010 symposium

The Saudi Ophthalmology Symposium 2010 will meet between February 28 to March 3. Thanks to the cooperative efforts of the King Saud University, College of Medicine, ...


KSU surgery experts hold Fifth Annual General Surgery Conference
KSU surgery experts hold Fifth Annual General Surgery Conference

King Saud University’s Department of Surgery is holding its Fifth Annual General Surgery Conference on Saturday, February 7th 2010. Scientists and surgeons in atten ...


KSU, Yale and Nanyang University to cooperate in water desalination, energy and medicine projects
KSU, Yale and Nanyang University to cooperate in water desalination, energy and medicine projects

On Tuesday morning, King Saud University formalized partnerships with the prestigious Yale University and the Nanyang Technical University in regard to water desali ...


KSU develops Immunotherapy Approach for cancer patient
KSU develops Immunotherapy Approach for cancer patient

Dr. Adel Almogren with Dr. Adel Al-Muqrin and colleagues from State University of Buffalo at New York describe their efforts to develop immunotherapy approach that ...


Manal Bukhari operates a patient suffering from respiratory asphyxia
Manal Bukhari operates a patient suffering from respiratory asphyxia

Manal Bukhari, member of the scientific team of Research Chair for Voice and Swallowing Diseases in King Saud University has succeeded in performing an operation of ...


DNA research chair organizes a "Scientific Symposium"
DNA research chair organizes a "Scientific Symposium"

On the last days, King Saud University Research Chair for DNA wrapped up it’s a unique scientific symposium - High-Performance bio informatics tools for DNA analysi ...


KSU Rector Inaugurates "The Beating Heart Conference"
KSU Rector Inaugurates "The Beating Heart Conference"

The Rector of King Saud University, Professor,  Dr. Abdullah Al-Othman has affirmed that "the King Fahd Centre for heart diseases and surgery must be a qualitative ...