Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University was formerly known as Prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz University or the University of Al-Kharj. It is a Saudi University located in the city of Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia. It is under the supervision of the Ministry of Higher Education Saudi Arabia and managed by the Rector of the University, Dr. Abdul Rahman bin Mohammed Alasimi. The university was established by royal decree in 2007 to transfer a branch of King Saud University in Al-Kharj to the independent university called the University of Al-Kharj, and the accession of all colleges in the saih, Dalam, Wadi dawaser, Hawtat Bani Tamim, Aflaj, and Alhareeq. On 23/10/1432 (Muslim calendar) the name of the university was modified by a royal decree to the University of Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz. Since the beginning of 1436-2015 its name has become Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University (PSAU). College of Medicine in Prince Sattam bin Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia was established in 2009 by Ministry of Higher Education. The college is situated in Al-Kharj is around 50 K.M. far from the capital of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia. The campus consists of College Building, Fully Equipped Labs and Lecture Halls, Library Building, Hospital Building, Clinics, Research Wing and a host of other facilities. Our objectives are: Graduate excellent physicians equipped with a reliable medical knowledge, a distinct standard in practicing the medical profession and superb capability to work in a team, lead and seek continuous medication education. Cultivate in students and physicians, the soul of innovative medical research for the betterment of health care standards. Maintain the highest standards of ethical codes and stressing Islamic morals and values. Establish fruitful research collaborations with outstanding scientific institutes at the national, regional and international levels. Provide support and structure to each and every faculty member to succeed and excel in their talent and passion. Act as a reference center (for medical education and health-care) that interacts with the societal foundations concerned with medical care provision. The college of Pharmacy at Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University in The kingdom of Saudi Arabia planned to provide graduate and under graduate students both males and females one of the most distinguish pharmaceutical education. One of the basic purposes of establishing the College of Pharmacy is to cope with the international development in Pharmaceutical Education especially in the USA that was the pioneer in upgrading the Pharmacy profession and the level of Health care services. Among the goals also is to fulfill the requirements for Academic accreditation. Due to the conviction that the role of Pharmacist is not only limited to discovering, preparing and dispensing medicines but also extended to effectively and directly taking care of patients, the planning committee for the academic programs was keen to take the five best Universities in the USA and the academic accreditation standards set forth by the Accreditation Council of pharmacy Education (ACPE) as benchmarks. The College consists of five academic Departments namely: Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Clinical Pharmacy. Below is a brief description for the teaching load and courses of each Department to provide the students with the desired level of knowledge, understanding and skills enable them from active competition for available jobs in the field after graduation.
The following is the list of scholars from Al-Kharj University who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences