PROF. BAKHEET ALDOSARI

Professor, Department of Health Informatics
Full Professor & Founding Chair
Department of Health Informatics, College of Public Health & Health Informatics (CPHHI)
King Saud bin Abdul-Aziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Email: dosarib@ksau.edu.sa / dosarib@gmail.com 
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- ACHIEVEMENTS & CONTRIBUTIONS

 Member of the founding team of King Saud bin Abdul-Aziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
 Co-founder of the College of Public Health & Health Informatics (CPHHI), KSAU-HS, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
 Founder of the Department of Health Informatics, and has founded, developed and led two health informatics programs -“first-of-its-kind”- in the Middle East, namely: Bachelorette of health informatics and Master of Science in health informatics, , CPHHI, KSAU-HS, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
 A pioneer in education and training through establishing, delivering, and streamlining programs in Health Informatics and Digital Health.
 Founder of the e-Health Center for Health Informatics, and co-founder and member of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Association for Health Informatics (SAHI), KSAU-HS, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
 Undertaken scientific researches in health informatics and digital health in several leading peer-reviewed journals (with high impact factors), i.e. Computers in Biology and Medicine, International Journal of Medical Informatics, BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, etc...
 Associate Editor and editorial board member for several leading peer-reviewed journals in the field of health informatics and digital health.
 International and regional keynote speaker at several scientific conferences in the field of health informatics and digital health.
 Experienced operational consultant for many specialized hospitals and medical cities Kingdom-wide to help optimize the healthcare delivery systems through Information and communications technology (ICT), using a well-designed and carefully implemented digital health solutions to improve clinical outcomes.
 Has an outstanding number of community services in deployment and promoting awareness of optimized digital health solutions to improve the level of health services and utilization of ICT in the health field.

Work Experience

PREVIOUS & CURRENT POSITIONS
 Full Professor of Health Informatics, KSAU-HS, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
 Executive Director of PACS (Digital Health Informatics) Project, Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs (MNGHA), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
 Consultant for Health Informatics and Change Management, MNGHA, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Education

Master of Sciences and Doctor of Philosophy (June 2003) in Health Informatics, School of Health and Rehabilitation Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.