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Personal  information:

Name                  :    Faten Abdelhady Zakaria Abdelal


Date of Birth        :   6 September 1957


Nationality          :       Egyptian


Marital Status    :        Married

Languages             :    Arabic and English

Present status       :      Associate professor of clinical physiology

                                :    Consultant  Clinical  Physiology

Field of specialization  :

                               Major   : neurophysiology

                               Minor   : neuroendocrinology and physiology of


Areas of Interest :

1.      Neurophysiological basis of the normal auditory brain stem evoked response

2.      Entrapment neuropathies ( especially in the median, ulnar and peroneal nerves ).

3.      Nerve  conduction studies in diabetic patients

4.      Visual evoked respose and electroretinography in diabetic patients  .

5.      Neuroendocrinological basis of  diabetic complications 



Contact Information    :     Department of Physiology

                                            College of Medicine

                                            King Saud University

                                             PO Box 2925, Riyadh 11461

                                             Saudi Arabia

e-mail  Address          :-

Telephone:  Work  :- 4786798,  Home/Riyadh:-4065702-mobile/0559268557

                                     Alexandria/Egypt: 002035444603/002035225808






Current occuption:


·        Professor of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, Egypt

·        Associate Professor of clinical  Physiology, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia



-MD of  Medicine  ( Physiology, June 1993). College of Medicine, Alexandria University ( stood first  in first class )

·        Master of Physiology, September 1989, College of Medicine, Alexandria University ( stood first )

·        M.B.B.S, very good with honor, University of Alexandria, November 1981





 2006-now           :-professor of  clinical physiology, department  of Physiology,   College of Medicine, Alexandria University


2004 –now      :  Associate  professor of  clinical physiology, King

                                  Saud University


1998-May 2004  :         Assistant Professor of Physiology, King

                                         Saud University

 1993 -1998                  :  Lecturer of Physiology,

                                   department  of   Physiology, College of 

                                    Medicine, Alexandria University.


1989  --1993                 : Assistant Lecturer, department  of      

                                  Physiology, College of Medicine,

                                   Alexandria University

1984-1987                                   : Demonstrator, department  of Physiology,                      College of Medicine, Alexandria University

1882—1983                 : Resident Doctor







- Human Physiology (Neurophysiology ) for undergraduate medical students , King Saud University,Riyadh

- Human Physiology (Neurophysiology ) for postgraduate medical  and dental college students--King Saud University

- Physiology of reproduction for Master students  of nursing college, King Saud University,Riyadh                                

-- Human Physiology (Neurophysiology,cell physiology,excitable tissue physiology ) for undergraduate pharmacy college students, King Saud University,Riyadh

- Human Physiology for undergraduate  and postgraduate medical students , Alexandria University,-Egypt

-Physiology (Muscle and Nerve, Digestive), for pharmacy and dental students, Alexandria University

- Human Physiology for health technicians institute students- Alexandria University



Dr. Faten has been appointed as a reviewer for the following peer  reviewed journals:-

1. Saudi Medical Journal Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

2. Neurosciences Journal, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

3.Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.




  2000 – now  :--Consultant  in clinical physiology laboratory. King Abdulaziz Hospital, King Saud University, Riyadh.

-Responsibilities include recording, interpreting and writing reports on the following:

a-    Neurophysiological investigations:

I-                  Evoked responsee e.g. auditory, visual, somatosensory.

II-              Electroretinography  (ERG)

III-           Electrocochleography   (ECOG)

IV-          Electromyography  (EMG)

   b-Respiratory function tests.





Academic & Administrative commitments: -


1- Course organizer  for ( PSL 132) second  year medical students in physiology, King Saud University,Riyadh

2- Course organizer  for  course( 282) of pharmacy students in physiology, King Saud University,Riyadh

3- Course organizer  for (532)  master course of nursing in physiology, King Saud University,Riyadh

4- Worked as member of the committee for preparation of the course curriculum of PSL 132(physiology), King Saud University,Riyadh.

5-  Worked as member of the committee for  revision of all examinations of some physiology  courses,  King Saud University,Riyadh.


Membership of Academic Societies :


1-life member of Riyadh neuroscience club.

2- life member of diabetic patients friends society in Egypt.



--Master/Effect of unilateral ureteral obstruction on Na-K ATPase of the kidney and on Na and K in plasma and kidney tissues.

-MD/Estimation of plasma atrial natriuretic peptide, angiotensin-1 and vasopressin in diabetic patients with essential hypertension.
















1-Zakareia F,Alsaid F.Neuroprotection of ischemic brain by adrenomedullin  is critically dependent on angiogenesis in  rats with  transient unilateral global cerebral ischemia. Alexandria Medical Journal 2004, volume 46(4)


2 - Zakareia F ,koreesh A.Orexin-A and the risk of gestational diabetes and hypertension in pregnant rats and therapeutic role of adiponectin. Alexandria Medical Journal 2005, 47(  2 ).


3- Zakareia F,Alsaid F .Study of the effects of incretin hormone  on the adipocyte  hormones resistin and adiponectin  and on lipid profile  in  diabetic rats.- Alexandria Medical Journal  2005, volume 47   ( 2


4-  koreesh A, Zakareia F. Effect of L-carnitine on asymmetric dimethylarginine,on blood pressure and kidney functions in rats with chronic renal failure. Alexandria Medical Journal  2005, volume  47(  2) 


5- Gad H, Zakareia F. Effect of a selective estrogen receptor modulator(Raloxifene) on blood levels of homocysteine, some hemostatic parameters, angiotensin I and II in bilaterally ovariectomized  female rat Alexandria medical journal journal 2004, (54) (1) :98-103.


6-Gad.H, Zakareia .F . Effect of ghrelin on hemorrhagic shock in rats. Alexandria medical

 journal 2004, (54) (1) :35-38    .


7-Gad.H, Zakareia .F. The  role of  adiponectin on cardiovascular protection in ovarectomized rats.. Alexandria medical journal journal 2004, (54) (1) :69-73.                                                                                                                        

8- Zakareia .F.  Reversal of the metabolic and nerve conduction   velocity   deficits in  streptozotocin induced diabetic  neuropathy of rats  by polyol   pathway blockade and a- lipoic acid. Journal of  medical   research institute, 2002, (23) (4) :13-18


9- Zakareia .F ,Gad.H.  Coordinate modulation of endothelin-1 effects on renal functions by  adrenomedullin and endothelin-1 A/B  receptor antagonists in  Streptozotocin induced diabetic  nephropathy.   Alexandria medical journal 2002, (44) (3) :65-69     . 


10- Zakaria .F.  Study of the effects of modulating extra-cellular     calcium and   calcium  channel blocking on the generation of  reactive  oxygen species by the contracting   diaphragm.Journal of the medical   research institute 2001, (22) (4) :87-91    .                                                                             


    11-Zakareia .F.  Effect of oxygen derived free radicals and glycine  on   Sodium  - Potassium adenosine triphosphatase in the    basolateral  membranes   of the kidney in ischemia-reperfusion.  Saudi Medical Journal, 2002, (23) (11) :112-116                                                                                                                    

    12- Madany.A,Hagar.H, Zakareia .F.   Comparative study  for the       cardioprotective   effects of  Nicorandil    and KRN 4884(ATP   sensitive    potassium    channel opener) in   ischemic  reperfused  isolated rabbit’s  heart.   Saudi  pharmaceutical    journal  2003, (11) (3) :22-28  .   


13-Gad.H, Zakareia .F. The relative roles of estrogen and nitric oxide   synthase inhibitor (L-NAME)  on cardiovascular   protection in  ovarectomized rats. Alexandria medical journal  2002, (44) (3) :99-102  .                                                                                                                        


14- Zakareia .F. Effect of nitric oxide synthase inhibition and   angiotensin II receptor  blockade  on some vasoregulatory factors and hemodynamics in gravid rats .  Journal of the medical   research institute 2002, (11) (4) :5-11     .


15  -Zakareia .F.Effects of prolonged blockade  of endothelium  derived nitric oxide and its treatment in gravid rats. Journal of the  medical research institute 1998, (19) (1) :189-195  .  


16  -Zakareia .F, Taher.E. Study of some placenta derived   immunoregulatory  factors in normal pregnancy  and  pre- eclampsia.   Journal of the medical research institute 1998, (19) (1) :67-73.                                     


17  - Warda.A,Zakareia .F, Maklad.H. Study of relationship between  free- B subunit of human chorionic gonadotropin,  Estradiol and  thyroid function in hyperemesis   gravidarum.   Bulletin of Alexandria   Faculty of   medicine 1997, (33) (1) :65-73 .                                                                                      


18 -Zakareia .F, Taher.E, Kalifa.E Comparative study of insulin  like   growth factor- 1 in the follicular fluid in patients with unexplained    infertility versus tubal factor   infertility. The Alexandria medical journal  1996, (38) (4) :39-43.                                                                                                                                                         


19 -Zakareia .F, Yousef.A. Study of the effect of central  administration of prostigmine and atropine on the exercise pressor   reflex in anesthetized rats.  Journal of the medical research institute 1997, (18) (1) :123-39 .                                                                 



20 -Zakareia .F,Bayomy.L. Relation between plasminogen  activator inhibitor-1, interleukin-6 and hypercoagulable response in rats after  hemorrhage. The Alexandria medical journal  1997, (39) (2) :107-13  .                                                                                                     


 21  -Alsaid .S, Zakareia .F,Bayomy.L. Effect of chronic lead exposure on renal functions and urinary excretion of some  essential metals in rats. Bulletin of Alexandria Faculty of    medicine 1994, (30) (5) :99-103 .                                                                                          


22-Aref.M,Dawood.M,Bayoumy.H,  Zakareia .F .   Study of growth hormone,   somatomedin- c,and thyroxine in  children with   congenital heart diseases.   Alexandria journal of pediatrics   1995, (9) (1) :76-9  .                                                                                            


23 - Aleter.E, Zakareia .F.   Study of Na-K ATP ase activity and  plasma lysophosphatidyl choline in non-hnsulin dependant diabetics  with and without  complications.  Bulletin of Alexandria Faculty of  medicine  1995, (31) (4) :13-9.                                                 


24- Ayman.Z,Zakareia .F.   Study of growth hormone profile and somatomedin-c level in   patients with chronic renal insufficiency. The Alexandria medical journal  1996, (38) (4) :34-8  .  







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