Dr. Abdullah Nasser Aldalaan M.D.
Senior Consultant and Chief Doctor of Rheumatism at King Faisal Specialised Hospital and Research Centre - Riyadh
Prof. Dr. Abdullah Al Dalaan obtained his bachelor degree in medicine and surgery from King Saud University in Riyadh, KSA in 1980. He spent a year of practical training (1981) in Riyadh’s Central Hospital (Medicine and Surgery), Maternity Hospital and King Abdulaziz University Hospital.
Dr. Al Dalaan undertook a number of doctors’ resident programmes at the King Khalid University Hospital in Riyadh, Alberta University Hospital in Edmonton, Canada 1982 – 1983, and chief resident doctor at King Khalid University Hospital in 1985.
He received his fellowship programmes in rheumatism diseases at King Khalid University Hospital 1985 – 1987, and became chief fellowship doctor in rheumatism diseases at King Faisal Specialised Hospital and Research Centre 1988. He also received his fellowship from the American College of Rheumatology in 1990.
Since 2011 Dr. Al Dalaan has been an Executive Consultant in the management, a professor of medicine at Al Faisal University and consultant of rheumatism diseases in the Medicine Department of King Faisal Specialised Hospital and Research Centre.
He took position of executive management for academic affairs and training at King Faisal Specialised Hospital and Research Centre 2001 – 2011, member of the joint board for higher medical education 1988 – 1991 and a visiting consultant doctor for rheumatism diseases department at Virginia University, USA in 1995.
At the academic level, Dr. Al Dalaan has been a member of the joint executive academic committee between King Faisal Specialised Hospital and Al Faisal University since 2009. He has also been, until now, a member of strategic planning at King Faisal Specialised Hospital. Between 1988 and 2001 he was member of Higher Education Committee and Scholarships Committee at King Faisal Specialised Hospital and Research Centre.