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After several months of preparation, we are excited to announce that our new Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) Clinic is now open! The new University Clinics will provide a host of primary healthcare services to all students and staff members to promote high standards of health and well-being. Also, King Khalid University Medical Clinics will offer an expanded range of services, namely, a first-class cardiology clinic, and a specialized clinic to rehabilitate inner ear disorders and balance. Primary care services will also include previously operational specialized clinics in family medicine, community, gynecology, obstetrics, skin diseases, psychiatry, abdominal, orthopedics, pediatrics, as well as other dental and general medicine clinics. It is important to note that these clinics are supervised by a team of consultants from the Faculty of Medicine and Outpatient Clinics, the Saudi Family Medicine Fellowship Program, and the Community of Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine. More importantly, highly skilled nursing staff will always be readily available to assist patients. Even more, a medical lab for all medical examinations is in full effect in cooperation with the Faculty of Medicine and Applied Medical Sciences. The clinics also include a department for all types of radiology supervised by the Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, as well as all medical immunizations (vaccinations). The medical services will also include an integrated pharmacy to dispense all medications. Dr. Fuad Abaq, the Executive General Supervisor of the Medical City, said that they seek further development in the opening of what they see as needed access to quality primary and preventive care that is essential for of the university employees, stressing that he will, God willing, open more specialized clinics soon.
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His Excellency, the Rector of King Khalid University, Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy expressed the feeling of pride he and the University employees are overwhelmed with for the achievements of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the last three years of the reign of King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz.  These achievements have found great resonance at the local, regional and international levels. Rector Al-Solmy said, "The observer with objective insight will recognize that King Salman bin Abdul Aziz has established practically the principle of justice and values ​​of transparency and accountability. King Salman, depending on his wisdom, managed to transform values of justice and transparency from being beautiful theoretical values ​​to be practical realistic values.” The Rector pointed out that King Salman's decisive decisions will soon return to the sons and daughters of this country and the future generations. He added that the Kingdom, thank God, managed to get rid of the financial burdens that were draining the good of this country without right. His Excellency the Rector further stressed, “The most amazing thing in King Salman’s reign is that the hand of construction finds its way to innovate but the hand of corruption is cut. In addition,  the promising projects will be completed, the desires of the wicked will be fought after they saw that the hand of firmness touches them after one another, in a continuous drive led by His Highness the Crown Prince, Prince Mohammed bin Salman with the determination and activity of conscious aware youth. The University Rector concluded his statement, asking God the Almighty to perpetuate health on the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to continue this rational approach. He also wished success to the Crown Prince. 
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Under the patronage of His Excellency, the Rector of King Khalid University, Prof. Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy, the Vice-Presidency for Academic Development and Quality organized the 5th Annual Excellence Awards ceremony. The purpose was to honor distinguished male and female students of the University in the previous academic year (1437/1438). Al-Solamy expressed his exhilaration with the exemplary performance of the distinguished students in different fields. His Excellency emphasized the importance of the award inasmuch that it spreads the spirit of healthy competition among the students of the University in academic and administrative aspects.: “I congratulate the winners of the Excellency Award in its fifth session, and I challenge all students to strive earnestly in their pursuit to win the award next year.” Rector Al-Solamy further confirmed that the award would undergo extensive change and rapid development, pointing out that a number of essential categories will be added to the award classification index. He emphasized that all new classifications will be devoted to scientific research at the level of colleges and departments. He said, “I congratulate the winners of the Excellency Award in its fifth session, and I challenge all students to strive earnestly in their pursuit to win the award next year.” Al-Solamy thanked the Central Committee of Excellence Awards from the Office of the University Vice-Presidency for Academic Development and Quality. He also thanked all those who contributed to arranging the ceremony from the faculties and departments, appreciating their arbitration efforts. Correspondingly, the Vice-President for Academic Development and Quality, Dr. Merzin Al-Shahrani, stressed that there are a number of objectives that the University seeks to achieve from the launch of the excellence awards initiative. The most important of these are urging the employees of the University to compete positively and creatively achieve excellence in their performance to enhance academic, educational and administrative work processes and outcomes. In addition, the University seeks to appreciate its outstanding employees and highlight their achievements, as well as encourage students to aim high in their studies. Commenting on the award nomination procedures, Al-Shahrani related that nominations are initiated after the approval and guidance of the Rector, in accordance with the terms and conditions related to the award. For example, the candidate is nominated by the Excellence Awards Committee and subsequently approved based on merit. Afterwards, it is escalated to the College Award Committee for approval from the College Council, which in turn, sends the nominations to the Excellence Awards Unit of the Academic Development and Quality Deanship where it ultimately is submitted to the Main Committee of Excellence Awards at the University in accordance with the acknowledged standards and controls. Undoubtedly, all winners of the Excellence Awards were screened through a rigorous process. Associate Professor of Mathematics at the Faculty of Science and Arts in Mohaiyl, Dr. Mohammed Al-Mazah, received first place for University Teaching. For the Women's Category, Associate Professor of Organic Chemistry, Dr. Mastora Edris, Faculty of Science (Abha), received first place. In like manner, Assistant Professor in the Department of Measurement and Evaluation at the Faculty of Science and Arts in Sarat Obaida, Dr. Mimi Al-Sayed, received second place. In the Outstanding Student Category, Faculty of Medicine student, Mohammed Al-Qahtani, came in first place, while second place was awarded to Faculty of Dentistry student, Ahmed Al-Qaisi. Coming in third place was Faculty of Sharia and the Fundamentals of Religion student, Ali Al-Shehri. In the female section, Faculty of Medicine student, Ashwaq Asiri, came in first place, while second place was awarded to Faculty of Dentistry student, Asmaa Al-Shehri. Faculty of Science and Arts at Khamis Mushait student, Suzanne Al-Qahtani, came in third place. In the Distinguished Employee Category, the Head of the Training Department in the Deanship of Faculty and Staff Affairs, Mr. Mohammed Al-Soraye, came in first place. In second place came the Administrative Affairs Assistant for the Editor in Chief of Afaq Newspaper, Mr. Hassan Awaji. Third place was awarded to the Director of the Academic Development and Quality Deanship, Mr. Ismail Al-Qahtani. In the Women's Category, first place was achieved by Ms. Aisha Asmari from the Faculty of Science and Arts in Khamis Mushait while Ms. Fawzia Al-Shehri achieved second place, the Technician in the Faculty of Science (Abha). Third place was awarded to the Director of the University Vice-President's Office for Girls Colleges, Professor Qamar Asiri. In the Community Service Category, the Vice Dean of the Khamis Mushait Community College, Assistant Professor of Archeology, Dr. Ali Al-Marzouq, received the sole award for this category. In the female section, an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Home Economics achieved second place. In the Excellence in Institutional Community Service Category, the Faculty of Dentistry obtained first place in both the male and female categories. In conclusion, the Vice Dean of the Khamis Mushait Community College, Dr. Ali Marzouk, gave his thanks and appreciation to the University's administration for their efforts in spreading the culture of excellence and enhancing effective trends in university education in the light of quality, as well as its interest in development and efficiency.
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On behalf of His Excellency, the Minister of Education Dr. Ahmed Al-Issa, the Rector of King Khalid University, Prof. Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy, sponsored today, Sunday morning, the opening ceremony of the First Theater Festival for Saudi Universities at the University Theater at the Al-Mahala Campus. On the occasion, Rector Al-Solamy gave a speech in which he stressed the importance of the theater field and the great extent to which the University has and will invest in it. Rector Al-Solamy emphasized the significant importance of the event and that it means the world to our University to hold the event on its campus in pursuit of a spectacular contribution worthy of the watershed theatrical movement in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He said, “Today, we welcome this constellation of our University Theater in our dear country, and we are confident that we will meet and exceed the primary goals and aspirations of this blessed meeting." The Rector further stated that the University was keen on securing world-class arrangements and technological infrastructure for the festival to ensure the atmosphere will be one to remember for years to come. Rector Al-Solamy conveyed to the guests and participants the welcoming message of His Royal Highness the Governor of the Asir Region, HRH Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdulaziz. He explained that HRH Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdulaziz wishes the festival success. Immediately after, Al-Solamy thanked the Minister of Education for his steadfast support for all that would advance the educational process and student engagement. The Rector also seized the opportunity to thank members of the organizing committees for establishing the festival. The event included the screening of a video entitled "Theater: The Language of Communication." The presentation reviewed King Khalid University's efforts to support and activate the role of theater performances and efforts to host the first theater festival of Saudi universities. In addition, the presentation illustrated landmark achievements in the field of theater along with the numerous stages of development. For his part, the Vice Dean of Student Affairs at Taif University, Dr. Mansour Al-Harthy, thanked King Khalid University for organizing and hosting the festival and taking the lead in operations. He said, “We want to create a new concept in the culture of University Theater. We would like to attend similar festivals in different universities around the Kingdom." At the end of the ceremony, the Rector honored Prof. Dr. Ahmed Al-Tami, Mr. Muteb Al-Thawab, and the Saudi Culture and Arts Association in Abha for their active role in the development of Saudi Theater. He also honored the Theater Activities Director at King Khalid University for bringing home first place in the Best Scenography category at the International Pioneers Festival in Morocco
ponsored by the Governor of the Aseer Region His Royal Highness, Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the Governor of the Aseer Region patronized on Wednesday 22/11/2017 the opening ceremony of the Fourth Scientific Forum on the History of King Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, entitled "Social Aspects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Under the Reign of King Khalid Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud." The event was organized by King Khalid University, represented by the King Khalid Scientific Research Chair, and took place in Abha Palace Hotel from the 4th to the 5th of this month. His Excellency, Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy, the Rector of King Khalid University, welcomed His Royal Highness Prince Faisal Bin Khalid Al-Saud and appreciated his generous patronage and continuous support for all the activities and events of the University. He added that King Khalid University has a Scientific Chair, which has the name of a dear late King whose reign was characterized by prosperity - King Khalid bin Abdul-Aziz. Rector Al-Solamy said, “Because of the blessings of this dear King, the scientific chair that has his name still achieves success, and this fourth scientific forum is only a proof of that." Al-Solamy added, "The University, which is holding this forum, considers it as a scientific, national and moral duty and seeks to celebrate the scientific truth, be loyal to a visionary leadership personality, in addition to consecrating national values." At the end of his speech, Rector Al-Solamy thanked the King Khalid Charity Foundation for its constant support and care given to King Khalid's Scientific Chair. He also thanked all the staff of the preparation committees for their diligent efforts. Al-Solamy: The University considers this meeting a scientific, national, and moral duty to celebrate the scientific reality, a loyalty of leading personalities, and a consecration of national values. In his speech on behalf of the participants, the Royal Court Advisor, His Excellency Dr. Abdullah bin Abdul Mohsin Al-Turki said, "I am pleased to extend my sincere thanks to HRH Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdul-Aziz, Governor of the Aseer Region, for his patronage to this meeting and for his follow-up to this University and all the institutions of the region. Dr. Al-Turki thanked the University and its Rector and brothers in King Khalid’s Scientific Chair." Dr. Al-Turki added, “We are aware that the Kingdom since establishment was based on the word of Tawheed and the Sunnah of our Prophet Muhammad. This approach continues into the blessed era of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud - His Highness the Crown Prince, Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul-Aziz. He said, "It is no coincidence that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia serves the Two Holy Mosques. Saudi Arabia is the country that represents the true Islam." To emphasize the importance of the forum, the Dean of Graduate Studies who is also the Supervisor of the King Khalid Chair for Scientific Research, Dr. Ahmed Bin Yahya Al Faea, stated, "King Khalid's Chair is keen on taking care of King Khalid's history, his great efforts and contributions in the history of Saudi Arabia and his important decisions. The Chair also tries to elaborate this outstanding leadership personality, and this historical period of achievement and development, through increased attention and dissemination of studies and the support of various scientific projects, in addition to holding scientific meetings on this leading personality." Dr. Al Faya clarified that the Fourth Scientific Forum comes under the title 'Social aspects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the era of King Khalid' and contains a group of researchers from different regions of the Kingdom and its scientific and cultural institutions. The requests for participation in the meeting have exceeded 35 scientific papers that were primarily arbitrated by Members of the Scientific Committee of the Chair who approved 23 papers. After that, His Highness the Governor of Asir region honored a number of participants in the forum and received a memento from His Excellency the Rector of the University.
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 The goal of this annual event each November is to raise awareness of the quality, continuous improvement, and performance excellence field and quality professionals worldwide. Quality experts make our organizations and communities work better thanks to quality tools and unique expertise.
The symposium of the monuments of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia produced unanimous recommendations at the conclusion of its scientific sessions. The symposium was organized by King Khalid University and represented by the Prince Sultan bin Abdul-Aziz Center for Environmental and Tourism Research and Studies. It coincided with the First Convention of Antiquities in the Kingdom sponsored by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques. The sessions of the symposium included four scientific papers presented by a number of specialists in the university. The papers were characterized by the diversity and richness of drawings and rock inscriptions in the Kingdom, as well as the valley "Aya" in the Aseer region as an archaeological and heritage site, in addition to the importance of archaeological scanning to identify the monuments in the region and tourism in accordance with the Kingdom’s Vision 2030. In like manner, the Director of the Prince Sultan Center for Research and Environmental Studies and Tourism who is also the Deputy Director General of the symposium, Dr. Hussein Al-Wadai, observed that the closing session of the symposium produced numerous recommendations that will benefit the region in terms of preserving the monuments and supporting its untapped tourism fields. Al-Wadai pointed out that the recommendations stressed the need to pay attention to the academic units concerned with archeology, including the establishment of a special department at King Khalid University, in addition to activating the role of the community in the interest of the monuments through an extensive media campaign to identify all of the historical monuments of the Asir region. Furthermore, the sessions recommended establishing an archaeological museum in the region named "The Monuments of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the Aseer region." Equally important, a wide-ranging proposal was initiated calling for an index of locations and development of archaeological nomenclature of all sites in the region. It is important to note that it was related that Offices of the General Authority for Tourism and National Heritage in the most important provinces have to be launched at the outset of any endeavor mentioned above. It is noteworthy that "The Monuments of Saudi Arabia" symposium was held at King Khalid University in collaboration with the Prince Sultan bin Abdul-Aziz Center for Environmental and Tourism Research and Studies at the University and the branch of the General Authority for Tourism and National Heritage in the Aseer Region. An unmatched level of cooperation helped to seamlessly integrate statistical aspects of the event because the active players in the symposium have specialized data on tourism and archeology.
The Deanship of Students' Affairs is announcing the launch of the Cultural Olympiad for university students on Tuesday 03/03/1439 AH. The Olympiad will be held through Wednesday 11/03/1439 AH. The deadline to register through the electronic forms, submit literary works and deliver artistic works to the judges is on 27/02/1439 AH. The artistic works should be first delivered to the head of students' activities in the college, which in his turn should take it to the responsible committee located in the Guraiger Sports Hall. 4th Cultural Olympiad Guide https://goo.gl/8qqCmi   Electronic Registration Form (you must register by using your official university student e-mail).   https://goo.gl/CNp2sP   Competition of the Prophet's Sayings for Male Students     https://goo.gl/NjGY75   Competition of the Prophet's Sayings for Female Students   https://goo.gl/SPptnp   Competition of the Prophet's Biography https://goo.gl/1K6xMR     ​
His Excellency, the Rector of King Khalid University, Prof. Dr. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy, launched the project of academic plans and programs development. The program aims to create a scientific renaissance at the University level through the establishment and development of about 100 programs including diploma, bachelor, master and doctorate programs, in addition to the implementation of new courses in all colleges and departments. The University's Vice-Presidents, Faculty Deans, and supporting deanships attended the first meeting of the Advisory Deans Committee. Rector Al-Solamy opened the meeting with a welcoming speech; he then emphasized the vital importance of the project and urged all members of the Committee to exert the required effort needed to overcome all difficulties in pursuit of the desired outcomes. Al-Solamy pointed out that this project is compatible with the strategic plan of the University. Additionally, he announced the allocation of its budget. The University Vice-President for Academic and Educational Affairs who is also the General Supervisor of the project, Professor Saad Bin Dajjam, praised the University's Rector and the enthusiasm of the faculties and departments represented by the deans, vice-deans, and heads of departments to participate in this developmental project. Professor Bin Dajjam asserted that the “Wakb” project is one of the most important initiatives that the University is currently working on in terms of the number of participants and the importance of the objectives. It includes the redevelopment and modernization of academic programs, linking them to the needs of the labor market and the latest developments in the field of specialization. Following after, the Director General of the Curriculum and Strategy Unit, Dr. Ahmed Ismail Al-Haidar, delivered a visual presentation of the project, in which he explained that it is aligned with the University's endeavor to take a prominent scientific position at all levels of the local, regional, and global higher education arenas. He noted that all work would be completed under the objectives of Vision 2030, the National Transition 2020, and Afaq. Moreover, it will adequately address the needs of the labor market, he added. Al Haidar said that this project is a clear directive deriving from the major priorities of the university's senior management, and as a result of the support received by the newly established Curriculum and Plans Unit, a decisive step towards a broader horizon of excellence and increased competition in the labor market and development in all academic disciplines. Together with the implementation of the project, Al-Haidar explained that the planning phase is over and the implementation phase has started. Consequently, permanent committees were formed in addition to other main and subsidiary committees in all of the University colleges and department. He stated, “The third phase of the project will start working soon; accrediting programs that have met all the criteria and requirements set by the Curriculum and Planning Unit." Al-Haidar pointed out that the Unit will hold development workshops to train and enhance the skills of faculty members at the University and raise their efficiency in terms of building, developing, and revising academic plans to teaching strategies. Finally, Dr. Ahmed Ismail Al-Haidar thanked all colleges and departments for their constructive cooperation, which will provide considerable benefit to the University in particular, and the society in general.
His Excellency the Rector of King Khalid University, Prof. Dr. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy, expressed on behalf of himself and all University staff, his sincerest condolences to His Royal Majesty, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul Aziz, to His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman, to Prince Muqrin bin Abdul Aziz, and to the Governor of the Aseer Region, Prince Faisal bin Khalid on the tremendous loss of His Royal Highness Prince Mansour bin Muqrin and all of his companions
On the occasion of the arrival of Eid al Adha, King Khalid University (KKU) presents sincere congratulations to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud and to the Crown Prince, His Royal Highness, Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz. Also, the congratulations extend to the Arab and the Islamic nations, asking God - the Almighty - to accept the pilgrims’ pilgrimage, to perpetuate over us the blessings of safety and security, and to enable us to see more occasions of Eid Al Adha for many more years.
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Nursing College team involved in Health Awareness and  Educational  program, Alhuraidhah
As part of the Continues Education Program of College of Applied Medical Sciences, Khamis Mushyt, King Khalid university, Dr. Naseer Maliyakkal Mhammed Kassim has delivered a seminar on "Childhood Leukemia" on 9th of February 2016 at 11.00 am.This seminar emphasized the various kinds of leukemia in children, the diagnosis strategies, molecular epidemiology, and and factors involved in the prevalence and prognosis of various kind of leukemia in children.