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تحميل الدليل التدريبي

أسئلة شائعة



Abdulkareem Alsuwaida, M.D.


      Office Address:   King Saud University

  P.O.Box 2925 (#38)

 Riyadh 11461

                        Saudi Arabia

      Home address:  P.O.Box 1388

                        Riyadh 11321

                        Saudi Arabia

      Telephone Number:  (01) 467-2398 (Office)

                        (01) 467-2558 (FAX)

                        Cell: 0506184122


      E-mail address:

Current Hospital Appointments:  Chairman Department of Medicine

                              Head of nephrology Unit

Consultant nephrologists at King Khaled University Hospital

      Education: M.D. King Abdulaziz University 1994

      Professional Qualification: F.R.C.P.(C), Internal Medicine 2000


  1. University: Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine at King Saud    University Sep 2003

ii) Hospital: Head of Nephrology Unit and Consultant nephrologists at King Khaled University Hospital, Riyadh Sep 2003



Master Clinical Epidemiology University of Toronto Nov 2003

Qualifying Examination for Specialists in Clinical Hypertension 2003

Clinician Investigator Program, Royal College of Physician and Surgeon, CANADA 2003

American Board of Nephrology 2002

Canadian Board of Nephrology 2002

Canadian Board of Internal Medicine 2001

American Board of Internal Medicine Oct 2000

MBBS (King Abdulaziz University) 1994

Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Exam (MCCEE) 1996

United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMEL) 1997


Internal medicine training program at KFSH & RC 1994-1997 ( Chosen as resident of the Year for 1996)

Internal medicine residency program at University of Toronto 1997-2001

Nephrology fellowship program at University of Toronto 2001-2003


  1. Master thesis topic: Impact of Goal Oriented Protocol Driven Hypertension Management program in patients with type 2 Diabetes
  2. Concordance between self measured Home and Office blood pressure readings at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto. Presented on the American Society of Hypertension meeting in New York, USA ( May 2004)
  3. Case report: Primary cutaneous mucormycosis complicating the use of adhesive tape to secure the endotracheal tube. Can J Anesth 2002 49: 880-882
  4. Salt intake and hypertension in Saudi Diabetics Hypertensive patients. Accepted for publication in Saudi journal of Kidney Disease
  5. Influence of Erythropoietin dose and albumin level on the Plasma Brain Natriuretic Peptide in Hemodialysis Patients. Saudi J kid Dis and Transplant 2006;17(2):171-76
  6. Gulf Survey for Anemia Management 2005. Accepted for publication in SJKDT
  7. Management of Hypertension in Adults with Diabetes. SJKDT 2006;17(1):38-46
  8. High Prevalence of Masked Hypertension in treated Hypertensive patients with type 2 Diabetes mellitus. SJKDT 2006; 17930 326-337

The diagnostic utility of Self-Reporting Questionnaire (SRQ) as a screening tool for major depression in hemodialysis patients. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2006 Dec;17(4):503-10.

  1. Effect of Chronic Viral Hepatitis on Graft Survival in Saudi Renal Transplant Patients. Nephron Clinical Practice 2006;102:c72-c80 


  1. Representative of the Saudi Students at University of Toronto 2001-2003
  1. Chosen as the resident of the year for 1996 at king fasial Specialist hospital & Research center
  1. Best research award for Saudi Society of nephrology Meeting 2006.

   4. Best research award for King Fahed Medical City research day 2006.

Educational activity:

  1. Deputy for residency training program director 2004-2006
  2. Member of the Saudi Health specialty council for nephrology training program 2003-current
  3. Member of the research committee in Saudi Society of Nephrology
  4. Chief editor for Saudi society of nephrology bulletin


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