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Curriculum  Vitae

 

Dr.Turki M Al-Mubrad

 

Department of Optometry

       KSU, P.O. Box 10219

Riyadh 11433, KSA.

 Office: +9661 4693555

   Fax: +9661 4693556

Email:  Turkim@ksu.edu.sa 

 

 

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

                                                         

     Jan 2000         UNIVERSITY OF WALES – CARDIFF, UK

                     Ph.D. Optometry         

                    Cornea and Clinical Contact Lenses

Title of Thesis: “Studies into Keratoconus”                                                                            

                                                                             

April 1995                  KING SAUD UNIVERSITY (KSU)  

                                B.Sc. Optometry

 

TECHNICAL COURSES

    

1996                                                              Intensive Course in Computer Literacy and Information Technology, City College, Norwich, UK.

 

1997                                                              Training Course, Corneal Transplant Service Eye Bank, Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol, UK.

                                                    

PRESENT WORK                               

                                                                    

¨      Chairman, Optometry Dept, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University.

 

¨      Associate Professor, Cornea and Clinical Contact Lenses, King Saud University.

 

¨      Consultant of Cornea and Clinical Contact Lenses, University Hospitals.

 

¨      Chairman ,Saudi Board of Applied Medical Sciences,  Saudi Council for Health Specialties.

 

EMPLOYMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY

 

¨       December 2002- Present Chairman, Optometry Dept, KSU.

 

¨      March 2000- Present                     Assistant Professor, King Saud University.

 

¨       March 2003- Present                    Consultant of Cornea and Clinical Contact Lenses, University

                                                          Hospitals.

 

¨       March 2000- Present                    General Supervisor, Optometry Clinics, University Hospitals.

 

¨       March 2000- March 2003            Senior Optometrist, University Hospitals.

 

¨       March 1996- March 1997            Intern Optometrist, KFNGH, PSH, KAUH, Dallah Hospital.

 

¨       February 1997- May 1999           Supervision and Teaching,  First and Second year clinics, Cardiff  University, UK.   

 

 

      MEMBERSHIP OF COMMITTIES

 

¨      Member, College council, College of Applied Medical Sciences, 2006 till present.

 

 

¨      Chairman, Optometry Committee, Saudi Council For Health Specialties, 2002 till present.

 

¨      Chairman, M.S.c (Optometry) program Committee, KSU, 2002 till present.

 

¨      Chairman, Research Development Committee, Dept. of Optometry, KSU, 2007 till present.

 

¨      Member, Students Admission for Health Colleges Committee, KSU, 2007 till present.

 

¨      Member, Students Admission for Health Colleges Committee, KSU, 2000 till present.

 

¨      Member, National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment,  2005.

 

¨      Chairman, Counter- terrorism Activity Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2008.

 

 

¨      Chairman, Counter- terrorism Activity Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2007.

 

 

¨      Chairman, Counter- terrorism Activity Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2005.

 

¨      Member, Curriculum Development Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2003 -2005.

 

¨      Member, Medical Committee, Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 2002-2004.

 

¨      Chairman, Planning Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2002-2003.

 

¨      Member, Higher Planning Committee for Health Colleges, KSU, 2002-2003.

 

¨      Chairman, Students Activities Committee, College of applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2002-2003.

 

¨      Chairman, Internship Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2002-2003.

 

¨      Member, Governmental Health Institutes Development Committee, Ministry of Higher Education, 2003.

 

¨      Member, Private Health Institutes Supervision Committee, Saudi Council for Health Specialties, 2003.

 

¨      Member, Optometry Curriculum development Committee, KSU, 2002-2003.

 

¨      Member, College Council, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSU, 2001 till present.

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

 

¨      Contact Lens Society of America.

 

¨      British Contact Lens Association.

 

¨      Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

       

CONFERENCES :

  

¨      ¨   AlMubrad T, Khan F, Akhtar S. (2010). Ultrasructural features of camel cornea. EVER meeting, Crete, Greece.

 ¨  Khan F, AlMubrad T, Akhtar S. (2010). Hydration and rehydration in camel and bovine cornea. EVER meeting, Crete, Greece.

 ¨ Akhtar S, Abdulrahman K, AlMubrad T. (2010). Ultrastructural features of keratoconus cornea of 16 years old Saudi male and female patients. EVER meeting, Crete, Greece.

 ¨  Akhtar S, AlMubrad T, Bron AJ, Bonshek R. (2009). Distribution of amyloid and big-h3 in the cornea and limbus of a patient with lattice corneal dystrophy. Unique findings in donated eyes. EVER meeting, Portoroz, Slovenia.

 ¨AlMubrad T, Akhtar S and Bron AJ. (2009). Ultrastructural features of Tree Shrew Cornea-Collagen fibrils and proteoglycans. EVER meeting, Portoroz, Slovenia. 

 ¨  Akhtar S, AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi KC, Bron AJ. (2008). Distribution of big-h3 protein in primary and recurrent granular corneal dystrophy. EVER meeting, Portoroz, Slovenia.

 ¨ Akhtar S, AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi KC, Bron AJ. (2008). Myofibroblast and smooth muscle actin in scarred corneal stroma. EVER meeting, Portoroz, Slovenia. 

8.         ¨  Akhtar S, AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi KC, Bonshek RB. (2008). Ultrastructural organisation of arthritis corneal stroma. EVER  meeting,  Portoroz, Slovenia.

   ¨  AlMubrad T. (1999). Quantitative assessment of ocular optics quality in keratoconus using an image processing approach. ARVO annual conference, USA.

 ¨  AlMubrad T. (1999). Influence of Keratoconus contact lens bearing ocular optics quality and initial comfort. BCLA Annual Conference, Birmingham, UK. Awarded the First Prize.

 ¨ AlMubrad T. (1998). The hydraulic conductivity of ox and human corneal stroma. The physiological Society meeting, Cardiff, UK.

 

 :  PUBLICATIONS

     

1.       ¨ . AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi K. (2010). On repeated corneal applanation with Gold man and two non-contact tonometers. Clin Exp Optom. 93(2): 77-82.

 ¨ . AlMubrad T, Khan F, Akhtar S. (2010). Swelling studies of camel and bovine corneal stroma. Clinical Ophthalmology. 4:1053-60.

 ¨.  Ogbuehi k, AlMubrad T. (2010). Evaluation of the intraocular pressure measured with the ocular response analyzer.Curr Eye Res . 35(7): 587-96.

 ¨AlMubrad T. (2009). Ultrastructure studies of Macular dystrophy cornea-Case study. New Egypt J Med. 40(3): 175-9.

 ¨ . Akhtar S, AlMubrad T, Bron AJ, Yousif MH, Benter IF. (2009). Role of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) in corneal remodelling in diabetes. Acta Ophthalmol. 87(8): 881-9.

 ¨.  AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi K. (2008). The effect of repeated applanation on subsequent measures of intraocular pressure. Clin Exp Optom. 91(6): 524-9.

 ¨ .  Ogbuehi K, AlMubrad T. (2008). Accuracy and reliability of the Keeler Pulsair Easy Eye non-contact tonometer. Optom Vis Sci. 85(1): 61-6.

 ¨AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi K. (2007). Clinical investigation of the topical anesthesia on intra ocular pressure. Clinical ophthalmology. 1(3): 305-9.

  ¨AlMubrad T, Ogubehi K. (2006). Smith-method assessment of anterior chamber depth for screening for narrow anterior chamber angles.  Indian Journal of ophthalmology. 54(3): 147-8.

 ¨AlMubrad T. (2006). Normative values for Randot stereoacuity in Saudi children. Ain Shams Medical Journal.

 ¨.  AlMubrad, T. (2006). Statistical stereoacuity norms in Saudi children. Clin Exp Optom. 89 (3): 155-9.

 ¨.  AlMubrad, T. (2006). Normative values for Randot stereoacuity in Saudi children. Ain Shams Medical Journal.

 ¨.  AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi K. (2006). Nott and MEM Dynamic Retinoscopy: Can they be used interchangeably?.  Arch Med Sci. 2(2): 85-9.

 ¨.  Ogbuehi K, AlMubrad T. (2005). Limits of agreement between the optical pachymeter and a noncontact specular microscope. Cornea. 24(5): 545-549.

 ¨.  Ogbuehi K, AlMubrad T. (2005). Repeatability of central corneal thickness measurements measured with the Topcon SP2000P specular microscope. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 243: 798-802.

 ¨.  AlMubrad T, Ogbuehi K. (2005). Congenital color vision defects in Saudi Arabia. New Egypt J Med. 33: 306-309.