Ibn Sina National College for Medical Studies (ISNC) has made a commitment “To make a significant contribution to advances in Saudi Arabian healthcare, through the provision of outstanding education, research and medical services within a stimulating learning environment” through its mission ISNC has a made a strong commitment to develop research in the institution. The Ibn Sina National College-Annual Scientific Conference (ISNC-ASC) is one of the leading examples of its commitment.

ISNC-ASC is organized by ISNC-Research Center (ISNC-RC) under the patronage of ISNC’s founder, Shaik Shali Atteya Al-Jedaani and the Dean of ISNC, Dr. Rashad Alkashgari.

ISNC-ASC aims to promote “Institutional excellence in faculty and student research” by “Encouraging inter-disciplinary research approach within and outside the institution”, both being the two major goals of ISNC-RC. The conference also aims to provide an opportunity to the health care students, faculty members and professionals of Makkah region to update knowledge, share their research findings and experiences and build research network with their peers and contemporaries.

ISNC-ASC conference will present a very comprehensive scientific program highlighting the latest topics in the field of biomedical, clinical, educational and public health research.

The conference will host an exhibition area meant to display far-reaching and emerging health care products and wide-range of health care equipment by the health science industries.

Message from the Dean of ISNC (Patron)

On behalf of the entire team of ISNC-ASC, I extend a warm and affectionate welcome to all the participants, visitors, exhibitors and distinguished guests to the 2nd Ibn Sina National College-Annual Scientific conference.

Continuing research and medical education is key to enhance the quality of health care services provided to the public. Ibn Sina National College is committed to partner with health care advances of the Kingdom through education, research and medical services. ISNC-ASC is one such effort that advances medical education and research, provides a medium for the student fraternity to communicate their research findings and experience. It also provides great opportunity to the faculty members to exercise their scholarly skills.

I encourage all to seize this opportunity and benefit from the advancements in the field of health sciences.

I look forward to seeing you all at 2nd ISNC-ASC 2017.


Message from Chairman, Scientific Committee.

It’s our pleasure to invite students and faculty to participate in the 2nd Ibn Sina National College-Annual Scientific Conference (2nd ISNC-ASC). This year we expanded our catchment area to include Makkah region. The theme of our conference is “Emerging Trends of Health Science Education and Research”. We welcome abstract submission from students and faculty from medical, dental, pharmacy, and nursing programs. We hope to have a fruitful meeting to all

Talal Al-Khatib, MBBS(Hons), MSc, MHPEd, FRCSC

Consultant paediatric Otolaryngologist

Vice dean of Medicine, Ibin Sina National college

Assistant professor, Department of Otolaryngology-

Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine,

King Abdulaziz University

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Message from Chairman, Organizing Committee

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 2nd Ibn Sina National College-Annual Scientific Conference (2nd ISNC-ASC) to be held in Ibn Sina Ntional College, Jeddah.This year our meeting is outstanding by the spirit of the organizing committees. This year we will put you in the experience of the “ Emerging Trends of Health Science Education and Research”. There will be numerous opportunities to gain new knowledge, share technical and clinical experiences.

We look forward to your active participation in this Scientific Conference.

Professor:  Mahmoud Youssef


Message from Director, ISNC-RC.

It’s a great pleasure to invite your participation in the 2nd Ibn Sina National College-Annual Scientific Conference (2nd ISNC-ASC).This year’s conference is open to all public and private health science (Medicine, Clinical Pharmacy, Dentistry and Nursing) universities and colleges of Makkah region. Ibn Sina National College (ISNC) and its Research Center (ISNC-RC) makes constant efforts to develop both institutional and undergraduate research at the ISNC. ISNC strongly believes in enriching the learning experience of its student fraternity, the conference theme “Emerging Trends of Health Science Education and Research”, echoes this strong belief.

Health science education is constantly evolving and we are witnessing rapid changes and advances in the field of undergraduate research. This year’s conference will be joined by nationally renowned keynote speakers in the field of health science education and research. This is great opportunity to discover the emerging trends in health science education and undergraduate research, share the research experience, discuss and share ideas. Additionally the conference could mark the beginning of new research networks.

We look forward to your active participation in this important event.

Dr. Irfan Adil Majid

Director, ISNC-RC.