Aim of scientific research at King Saud University is to continue the work and performance of its functions to gain access to the development of research experience at the university; In this sense, the support of research groups is very important, especially to the university at this time to achieve its international standing, and will continue that - Allah willing - to be among the the best developed universities in the world, through the development of priorities for scientific research. Among these priorities: research in human health, and this in itself is a wide range, but focus on what affects the citizens' health direct, especially in chronic diseases that have become a way of life in developed societies.
The research program is located within the vital signs of research looking athuman health. Where are these indicators - at present - of the importance ofhigh-level scientific research in the world; in view of their usefulness in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic diseases, and based on this program a group of distinguished researchers from the people of this country and others tocontinue scientific research and cooperation with other centers and health authorities prestigious within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and abroad.
Hence, the scientific research at this time take the place of high support and encouragement of the wise leadership under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and His Highness the Crown Prince and Second Deputy Premier and may Allah Bless him in the service of the country.
Prof. Dr. Ali bin Saeed Al-Ghamdi
Vice President for Post-Graduate and Scientific Research