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ABDULRAHMAN M ALZAHEM, MD, MS, FRCSC

 

 

Personal Data:

 

  • Family Name :        AlZahem
  • First Name    :        Abdulrahman
  • Date of Birth :        November 20, 1971
  • Place of Birth :        Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Nationality    :        Saudi
  • Languages    :        Arabic/English
  • Marital Status:         Single

 

 

Summary of Qualification:

 

  • M.B., B.S.
  • FRCS(C) - Adult General Surgery
  • FRCS(C) - Pediatric General Surgery
  • MS -   Master of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery)

 

Position:

 

  • Assistant Professor and Consultant Pediatric surgeon

Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery

College of Medicine & King Khalid University Hospital

King Saud University

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

 

Education:

 

  • M.B., B.S. with honorable degree, March 1995

King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

 

  • Internship Certificate-March 1996
      • 3 months in General Surgery including Pediatric surgery
      • 3 months in General Pediatrics
      • 3 months in Internal Medicine
      • 3 months in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Residency Programs:
      • Local General Surgery Program-including 3 months of Pediatric Surgery (April 1996-May 1997, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia).

 

      • General Surgery training program including 6 months of Pediatric Surgery (July 1997-June 2002, Edmonton, AB, Canada).

 

  • Pediatric Surgical Fellowship (July 2002-September 2005, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia).

 

  • Consultant Pediatric Surgeon at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia, September 2005-August 2006).

 

  • Master of Surgery Degree (July 2004-July 2006, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)

 

 

Academic Activities:

 

  • Teaching fellows, residents and medical students
  • Participating in surgical grand rounds
  • Attending several local and international meetings
  • Participating in evidence based medicine workshops and other workshops in my field.

 

 

Publications:

 

  • Alzahem A. Shun A. Routine contralateral orchiopexy for children with a vanished testis.  Eur J Pediatr Sur 2006; 16: 334-336.

 

  • Alzahem A, Arbuckle S, Cohen R.  Combined ileal heterotopic pancreatic and gastric tissues causing ileocolic intussusception in an infant.  Pediatr Surg Int 2006; 22: 297-299.

 

  • Alzahem A, Soundappan SV, Jefferies H, Cass D. Ingested magnets and its gastrointestinal complications. J Paediatr Child Health 2007; 43(6): 497-498.

 

  • Alzahem A, Cass D.  Animal models of aganglionosis in:  Holschneider A, Puri P, editors.  Hirschsprung’s disease and allied disorders.  New York: Thieme-Stratton Inc., 2007 (3rd edition).

 

  • Alzahem A.  Epidemiology and injury patterns of motorcycle crashes [MS dissertation].  Sydney (NWS): University of Sydney 2005.

 

  • Alzahem A, Stevenson M, Cass D.  Epidemiology of motorcycle related injuries in Sydney, Australia.  MJA (in press).

 

  • Al-Alaiyan S, Alzahem A, Hassaneen G. Hereditary multiple intestinal atresia: Successful treatment by seven end-to-end anastomoses. J Pediatr Surg (in press).

 

  • Alzahem A, Croaker D, Cass D. Total colonic aganglionosis (ongoing).

 

  • Alzahem A, Croaker D, Cass D. Update on genetics of Hirschsprung’s disease (ongoing).

 

  • Alzahem A, Aljazaeri A, Alfaleh K. Systematic review of laparoscopic versus open inguinal herniotomy in infants and children (ongoing).

 

  • Aljazaeri A, Alshehri A, Alzahem A. The effects of delayed pyloromyotomy on the outcome of infants with hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (ongoing).

 

Future Plan:

 

  • I would like to contribute to the development of the pediatric surgery field at national level with special emphasis on research, postgraduate education, and evidence based surgery.

 

 

References:

 

  1. Cass, Danny

Head, Department of Academic Surgery

Locked Bag 4001

Westmead NSW 2145, Australia

Email: dannyc@chw.edu.au

 

  1. Pitkin, John

Pediatric Surgeon

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead

Locked Bag 4001

Westmead NSW 2145, Australia

 

  1. Shun, Albert

Head, Department of Surgery

Locked Bag 4001

Westmead NSW 2145, Australia

Email: alberts@chw.edu.au

Tel No. +61 2 9845 3235

Fax No. +61 2 9845 3180

 
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