Saudi Arabia is systematically strengthening its healthcare sector and has now commissioned a significant extension to the King Khalid University Hospital at King Saud University, the oldest and most prestigious university in Riyadh.
National Diabetes Center:
The new National Diabetes Center will become a true national institution for diabetes including a research centre and specific treatment facilities for the complications linked with the disease. The project includes three wings (bed wards, treatment, laboratories) and optimizes use of natural light and protection from heat.
The Dental College:
The full-fledged Dental College will be affiliated with the King Saud bin Abdulaziz University of Health Sciences, which is part of the King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAAMC) in Riyadh. The new dental college will offer an advanced curriculum as well as state-of-the-art teaching and training facilities.
The Medical College:
The extension of the Medical College, which operates under the umbrella of King Saud bin Abdulaziz University of Health Sciences, includes dormitories for 500 students, classrooms, lecture halls and laboratories. The college will admit 300 students in each academic term.