Under the patronage of the Governor of Asir region, His Royal Highness, Prince Faisal Bin Khalid Bin Abdul Aziz - May God protect him, the King Khalid University (KKU), represented by the Dentistry College, is organizing the 1st International Dental Conference. The Conference is going to be under the title, "the new era of Dentistry with an international dimension". The conference will take place at the Abha Palace Hotel, from 30/1/1437 to 2/2/1437 AH, corresponding to 11/12/2015 to 14/12/2015 AD.
The Governor of Asir region, His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdul Aziz, is sponsoring on Wednesday morning at 11.00 am, the opening ceremony of the 3rd Scientific Meeting of King Khalid History. The meeting is under the title "scientific and cultural movement in Saudi Arabia during the reign of King Khalid (1395 - 1402, corresponding to 1975 - 1982 AD). The two days event, which is taking place at Abha Place, in Abha, is organized by King Khalid Chair for Scientific Research, which is embraced by King Khalid University.
The Supervisor of the Chair, Dr. Ahmad bin Yahya Al-Faya explained that preparation for holding the meeting had been taking place for a long time. "Since we get the royal decree approval, the event was immediately announced in all different media".
DR. Ahmad Al-Faya noted that scientific participation exceeded 55 participation, with 42 scientific research participation of them accepted. Researchers also have been addressed. Scientific researches started reaching the Chair on time. Then scientific papers were distributed on 8 sessions over two days. The Supervisor further said, "The organizing committee for the meeting has been formed under the supervision of the KKU Rector Prof. Abdulrahman Hamad Al-Dawood, and is being headed by the Vice - President for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, Dr Majid Al-Harbi. In addition, the Organizing Committee included a considerable number of other members who are representing various sectional authorities in the university."
In detail, the first and second sessions begin on the first day at 12.00 noon sharp. The first session will be headed by Dr. Majid Abdul Kareem Al Harbi, with the following personalities taking part : Prof. Bandar Suwailem, Dr. Awad Al-Shehri, Dr. Mohammed El-Shazly, Dr. Ahmed Al-Hussein, and Dr. Mahmoud Dessouki. The second session is headed by Dr. saad bin Hussein Osman, with the participation of Dr. Awad Aljmiei, Mr. Musa Al Qubaisi, Dr. Fatima Al-Sarhani, Dr. Najla Nabarawy, and Ms. Amal Ahmed Henedy.
The third and fourth sessions will start at half past four in the afternoon. The third session will be headed by Prof. Ali Shetwi, with the participation of Dr. Sulaiman Al-Aqil, Dr. Fahd Al-Maliki, Dr. Abdul Wahab Dafa Allah Ahmed, Dr. Asmaa Jalal Saleh, and Dr. Ahlam Abu Qayed. The fourth session will be headed by Dr. Yahya Al-Sharif, with the participation of Mr. Nasser Mohammed Al-Sharif, Dr. Ehood Abu Hija, Dr. Jamila Madni, Dr. Nawal Khayat, and Ms. Nawal Al-Rushoud.
On Thursday, 13/06/1436 AH, the sessions will continue. The fifth and sixth sessions will start at 9.00 O'clock in the morning. The fifth session will be headed by Dr. Marei Bin Hussein Al-Qahtani, with the participation of Dr. Mushabab Saeed Al-Qahtani, Dr. Mutlaq Bin Sayah Al-Balawi, Dr. Khaled Hussein Mahmoud, Dr. Karima Al-Doumi, Dr. Mohammed Al Sinani, and Mr. Hatem bin Fadi. Likewise, the sixth session will be headed by Prof. Shuweil bin Ali Al-Qarni, with the participation of Dr. Omar Busadh, Dr. Mesad Boualem, Mr. AbdulKhaleq Al - Tayeb, Mr. Ahmed Al-Ayaf, Ms. Nujood Al-Faqeer, and Ms. Hend khlufa.
The seventh and eighth sessions will be resumed in the morning at 11.00 O'clock sharp. The seventh session will be headed by Dr. Saad Al-Hamidi, with the participation of Prof. Saleh Abuarad, Prof. Sultan Mikhlafi, Dr. Mohammed Al-Seif, Dr. Mansour bin Ma'ada, Dr. Hussein Ahmed Asiri, and Mr. Shima Al-Shammari. The eighth and final session will be headed by Dr. Hassan Shawkaani, with the participation of Dr. Mohamed Bayoumi, Dr. Ahmed Al-Merrea, Dr. Faez Al Sulaiman, Dr. Mervat Hassanein, Dr. Noof Al-Shammari, and Ms. Hend Habib Al-Mutairi.