About

ABOUT


Dermatology Student Club was founded in the summer of 2013 by medical students from King Saud University and was officially launched at the International Laser and Cosmetic Surgery Conference that was held in Riyadh on November 2013. It is the first Dermatology Student Organization established in Saudi Arabia that later became recognized by the Saudi Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, and being sponsored by SSDDS has helped the club promote the field of dermatology among students in education, research, and community service.

MISSIONS


  • Enhance students knowledge and skills in dermatology.
  • Promote students involvement in dermatology research.
  • Inform about local and international dermatological events.
  • Promote awareness and community service in dermatology.
  • Provide information on residency and career in dermatology.
  • Create a network between students, residents, and faculty members.

FOUNDING MEMBERS 2013 – 2015


Dermatology Student Club would like to express immense gratitude to Dr. Abdullah AlHargan; a King Saud University graduate who is currently a Dermatology resident at Saudi Board of Dermatology in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Abdullah is the founder and first president of the Dermatology Student Club, who had the foresight, passion and leadership to begin the first national Dermatology student club that brought together medical students interested in Dermatology from all over Saudi. We thank you for your dedication and support, and we hope to carry the success that you’ve established with this club further. We would also like to thank the club’s founding members; Dr. Fatima AlRasheed (former vice president), Dr. Sara Bakhmis (former treasurer), Dr. Njoud Al-Hejin (former secretary), and Dr. Asma Bedaiwi (former membership director). We wish you all the best. 

CURRENT OFFICERS 2015-2017


PRESIDENT
Khaled A. Alabduljabbar,
College of Medicine,
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Science

VICE-PRESIDENT (RIYADH)
Haya J. Azouz, 
College of Medicine,
Alfaisal University

VICE-PRESIDENT (QASSIM)
Badriah A. Al Ra’awji, MBBS
College of Medicine,
Qassim University

TREASURER
Sultan F. Aleshaiwi,
College of Medicine
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

SECRETARY
Noura N. AlTawil,
College of Medicine
King Saud University

MEMBERSHIP DIRECTOR
Lama Al Tawil,
College of Medicine
King Saud University

EDITORIAL BOARD 


EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Sara Al-Sukait, MBBS
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Sara Al-Haddab,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Lama Al-Tawil,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Ghada Abdulaziz,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

CURRENT COMMITEE CHAIRS (2015-2017)


MEDIA COMMITEE CHAIR
Alanoud A. Alhedyani,
College of Medicine
King Saud University

RESEARCH COMMITEE CHAIR (RIYADH)
Sara I. Al Traif, MBBS
College of Medicine
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

RESEARCH COMMITEE CHAIR (QASSIM)
Amani M. Al Harbi, MBBS
College of Medicine
Qassim University

EVENTS COMMITEE CHAIR (RIYADH)
Omar Alanazi,
College of Medicine
King Saud University

EVENTS COMMITEE CHAIR (QASSIM)
Tameem A. Al Homaid, MBBS
College of Medicine
Qassim University

TRAINING COMMITEE CHAIR (RIYADH)
Sara A. Al-Haddab,
College of Medicine
King Saud University

TRAINING COMMITEE CHAIR (QASSIM)
Meshal M. Al Hameedy, MBBS
College of Medicine
Qassim University