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.

FORMER MEMBERS 2015 – 2016


Dermatology Student Club would like to acknowledge the former members of the club and express its gratitude for their hard work and dedication. We thank Dr. Khaled Alabduljabbar (Former President), Dr. Haya Azouz (Former Vice-president, Riyadh), Dr. Badriah Alrwage (Former Vice-president, Qassim), Dr. Sultan Aleshaiwi (Former Treasurer), Dr. Noura Al Tawil (Former Secretary), Dr. Alanoud Alhedyani (Former Media Committee Chair), Dr. Sarah Alsukait (Former Editor-in-chief), Dr. Lama Al Tawil (Former Membership Director), Dr. Sara Altraif (Research Committee Chair, Riyadh),  Dr. Amani Alharbi (Research Committee Chair, Qassim), Sara Alhaddab (Training Committee Chair, Riyadh), Dr. Meshal Alhammaedy (Training Committee Chair, Qassim), Dr. Omar Alanazi (Conferences and Campaigns Committee Chair, Riyadh), and Dr. Tamim Alhomaid (Conferences and Campaigns Committee Chair, Qassim). We thank you and wish you all the best.

CURRENT OFFICERS 2016 – 2019


PRESIDENT
Lama N. Altawil,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

VICE-PRESIDENT
Abdulrahman O. Albasseet, 
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

SECRETARY
Nada K. Fouda,
College of Medicine,
Alfaisal University

MEMBERSHIP DIRECTOR
Mohammed S. Almutairi,
College of Medicine,
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

EDITORIAL BOARD 


EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
May H. Alorainy,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Ghadah A. Alhammad,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Lama Alkahtani,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Ibrahim M. Bahabri,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

MEDIA TEAM LEADER
Hessah F. Binjadeed,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

MEDIA TEAM MEMBERS 
Najla Q. AlOtaibi,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University 

Lama A. Alotaibi
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Shatha A. Al Shanqeeti,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Ghada Alhadlaq,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Sarah S. Alobud,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Lama R. AlZamil,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University

Najlaa A. Al-Subeeh,
College of Medicine,
King Saud University