Publications

Publications University Sleep Disorders Center is a distinguished regionally in research.  The staff and trainees working in the centre have published a number of papers in distinguished peer review journals and participated actively in national and international sleep medicine conferences. Since 2002, more than 90 peer reviewed papers have been published and around 80 scientific abstracts have been read in local and international scientific meetings. The center has presented more than 60 scientific papers in national and international scientific meetings. Undergraduate students have participated in more than 25 research projects. Undergraduate students won the first and second best research award in the 6th annual meeting in the Saudi Thoracic Society meeting and the best research award in the 7th annual meeting in the Saudi Thoracic Society meeting.

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Research Activity of KSU’ Sleep Disorders Centre During 2015
Research Activity of KSU’ Sleep Disorders Centre During 2015

Sleep Disorders Centre at King Saud University characterized since it was founded in 2002 by participated and published lots of sleep medicine researches global conferences. Further, Sleep Disorders C


KSU Sleep Disorders Centre Holds Polysomnography Workshop at Dubai
KSU Sleep Disorders Centre Holds Polysomnography Workshop at Dubai

University Sleep Disorders Centre in King Khalid University hospital, College of Medicine, King Saud University in cooperation with the National Plan for Science and Technology at KSU  is going to be


Annual Gulf Sleep Medicine Meeting 2015
Annual Gulf Sleep Medicine Meeting 2015

KSU’s Sleep Disorders Centre in King Khalid University Hospital, College of Medicine will be participated in the annual Gulf Sleep Medicine Meeting 2015 organized by the Saudi Sleep Medicine Group and


Despite the fact that we spend one third of our life sleeping, this period of sleep has not been investigated adequately. In general, many people think that we switch off our brain and go to sleep. However, recent research has demonstrated that sleep is a physiological function.

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Vision: Impacting sleep medicine program through education, diagnosis and   treatment of sleep conditions that interfere with people's ability to live a vital life. Mission: To provide exceptional health care and support through quality service to all patients with sleep disord

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Education and Courses

Fellowship Program
Advanced PSG Scoring Course and Workshop
Polysomnography Course and Workshop
Sleep Medicine is a distinct speciality that requires one year of fellowship training. The establishment of Sleep Medicine fellowship will help King Saud University (KSU) to continue its regional leading role in both clinical sleep medicine service and sleep medicine research and will expand that role to be a leader in sleep medicine training. This fellowship will be the first of its kind in the Middle East...

The Advanced Polysomnography Workshop is a two-day course designed to provide health professionals with broader and advanced knowledge and skills to effectively analyze and score unusual PSG manifestations. This is useful for individuals who aim to develop their expert skills in artefact correction, troubleshoot technical problems, scoring and interpreting sleep studies...

Polysomnography Course and Workshop is designed to provide the participants with the knowledge and skills needed to perform all types of sleep studies. Participants should know about: communicate and interact effectively with patients, trained in the physical and physiological aspects of sleep disorders, familiarity with the different sleep disorders, application of monitoring electrodes utilizing the 10-20 International system, ancillary monitoring equipment, and utilize proper montage and protocol used during PSG studies ...

Events

Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Target: Family medicine physician and trainees, General internists, Health

Polysomnography Advanced Scoring Course–Dubai, UAE

The Advanced Polysomnography Workshop is a two-day course designed to provide health pr

Polysomnography Course and Workshop–Dubai, UAE

This course is designed to provide the participants with the knowledge and ski

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Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists

Polysomnography Course and Workshop

Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program