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 Dr. Naif Alhawiti

Associate Professor
Dr. Naif Alhawiti is an Associate professor at the Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences in the College of Applied Medical Sciences at KSAU-HS since 2016. Dr. Alhawiti graduated from King Saud University in Riyadh, where he obtained his Bachelor's degree in Clinical laboratory medicine. He completed a one-year internship training in the department of pathology and laboratory medicine at King Khalid University Hospital in Riyadh. He obtained a Master's degree and Ph.D. in Clinical Laboratory Medicine from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University in Melbourne, Australia. In his pursuit of academic excellence, he obtained his Masters in Medical Education from the College of Medicine at KSAU-HS. He has been promoted to the consultant of Hematology from the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties in 2021. Dr. Alhawiti has been actively teaching and participating in all academic activities and duties, and he is the chief coordinator of Clinical Hematology at the College of Applied Medical Sciences. Dr. Alhawiti is a member of several committees at KSAU-HS, and he has been active in research with over 20 publications, several research grants, and many oral presentations
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EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Degree:

M.ME. in Medical Education, College of Medicine, KSAU-HS, Saudi Arabia.

Ph.D. in Clinical Hematology, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Australia.

M.Sc. in Clinical Hematology, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Australia.

B.Sc. in Clinical Laboratory Medicine, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Associate Professor, Clinical Hematology in Clinical Laboratory Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2021-present. 

Assistant Professor, Clinical Hematology in Clinical Laboratory Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2016-2021. 

Teaching Assistant, Clinical Hematology in Basic Medical Science Department, College of Medicine/KSAU-HS, 2007- 2016.


ADMINISTRATIVE ASSIGNMENTS

Chairperson of CLSP-Quality Assurance and Assessment Sub-Committee, Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2022- present.

Chief Coordinator of Hematology course (CLSP 401), Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2018- present.

Chief Coordinator of Hematology Laboratory (CLSP 402), Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2018- 2022.

Coordinator of Hematology/Coagulation Clinical Education (CLAB 411), Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2018- 2020.

Coordinator of Blood Bank/Immunology Clinical Education (CLAB 417), Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2017-2018.

Coordinator of Introduction to Laboratory Medicine (CLSP 201), Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, College of Applied Medical Sciences/KSAU-HS, 2017-present.​


Research Interests / Collaborations

Publications

Naif M. Alhawiti, Jamal M. Alhawiti, Saif D. Alshalan, Badi A. Alotaibi, Ahmad Y. Khobrani. Clinical Outcomes of Anticoagulant Therapy in COVID-19 Patients with Concomitant Cardiovascular Disease: A Systemic Review. Infection and Drug Resistance. 2023; 16 (3) 3767–3775.

Naif M. Alhawiti. The Influence of Active Learning on the Development of Learner Capabilities in the College of Applied Medical Sciences: Mixed-Methods Study. Advances in Medical Education and Practice. 2023; 14 (2): 87–99. 

Mohieldin Elsayid, Rasha Mohammad Al-ghamdi,  Atheer Mubarak Al-ghamdi, Naif M. Alhawiti, Alotibi R. S,  Ghadeer Nabeel Muglad, Amir Abushouk, Mohamed E. Ahmed,  Naif S. Sannan. The Role of Iron Profile in the Differential Diagnosis of Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia in King Abdulaziz Medical City. International Journal of Current Research and Review. 2022; 14 (8): 01-05.

Naif M. Alhawiti. Hemostatic Alteration in Sickle Cell Disease: Pathophysiology of the Hypercoagulable State. King Khalid University Journal of Health Sciences. 2021. (Accepted).

Naif M. Alhawiti, Mohieldin Elsayid, Raniah S. Alotibi, Musaed M. Alshahrani. Evaluation of Prevalence of Thromboembolic Events in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease at King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Psychology and Education Journal. 2021; 58 (2): 8689-8696.​

Maaged A. Akiel, MS, Mohamud S. Mohamud, Marwh G. Aldriwesh, Hassan S. Alamri, Naif M. Alhawiti, Mohammad A. Alfhili. Translation and Cross-Cultural Validation of the Noninvasive Prenatal Testing Questionnaire in Arabic. Saudi Med Journal. 2020; 41 (9): 999-1010.

Hassan S Alamri, Beshair Alahamri, Fai Altayar, Shahad Alquraini, Marwh G Aldriwesh, Tarig Karar, Mohamed Abdul Fattah, Naif M. Alhawiti, Maaged A. Akiel, Jawaher M. Alsughayyir and Mohammad A. Alfhili. Serum Tsh and 25(Oh) D In Saudi Thyroid Cancer Patients: A Retrospective, Cross-Sectional Study. International Journal of Current Research. 2020; 12 (3): 10840-10844.

Abdullah S. Shatoor, Ali Shati, Sulaiman M. Alhumayed, Abdulaziz K. Shatoor, Naif M. Alhawiti, Sultan A. Alqahtani. The hypocoagulant effect of Crataegus aronia in rats entails vitamin K-dependent and vitamin K-independent effects. Journal of food biochemistry: 2019; 44 (1): 1-11.

Amen Bawazir, Nouf Al-Zamel, Abeer Amen, Maaged A Akiel, Naif M Alhawiti, Ali Alshehri. The burden of leukemia in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: 15 years period (1999–2013). BMC cancer; 2019; 19 (1): 1-10.

Naif M. Alhawiti, Ahmed Alharbi, Ibrahim Alanzan, Mohieldin Elsayid. Frequency distribution of thromboembolic events among patients with type 2 diabetic mellitus at King Abdulaziz Medical City. International Journal of Current Research. 2018; 10 (4): 1-7. 

Mohieeldin Elsayid, Mohieldin Elsayid, Abdulelah A. Alhussini, Yousef A. Al Harbi, Naif M. Alhawiti, Raniah S. Alotibi , Faisal Almajed, Shoeb Qureshi. Assessment of Bone Marrow Activity of Anemic Saudi patients Attending King Abdulaziz Medical City-Riyadh. International Journal of Public Health and Clinical Sciences.2018; 5 (3): 146-154.

Sultan A. Alqhtani, Naif M. Alhawiti. Administration of testosterone improves the prothrombotic and antifibrinolytic parameters associated with its deficiency in an orchidectiomized rat model. Platelets; 2018; 29 (4): 1-11.

Alotaibi R S, Alharbi E M, Aljuhani B S, Alamri B A,Mohieldin Elsayid , Naif M. Alhawiti, Shoeb Qureshi. The Frequency and Spectrum of HBB gene mutations in β-thalassemia patients in Saudi Arabia. Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine. 2018; 10 (1): 1-6.

 Naif M. Alhawiti, Sultan A. Alqahtani. Chronic testosterone administration improves cardiac contractility and has a beneficial effect on the haemostatic system by enhancing fibrinolytic activity and inducing hypocoagulation in healthy rats. Journal of Archives of Physiology and Biochemistry 2018; 123 (5): 1-10.

Naif M. Alhawiti. Antiplatelets and profibrinolytic activity of Citrullus colocynthis in control and high-fat diet-induced obese rats: mechanisms of action. Journal of Archives of Physiology and Biochemistry. 2017; 123 (4): 1-11.

Naif M. Alhawiti, Faith A. Kwa, Kate L. Burbury, Cindy J. O'Malley, Peter Shuttleworth, Andrew P. Grigg, Denise E. Jackson. The tyrosine kinase inhibitor, nilotinib potentiates a prothrombotic state. Journal of Thrombosis Research. 2016; 145 (10): 54-64.​


SCIENTIFIC MEMBERSHIPS AND ACTIVITIES

MEMBERSHIP

Chairperson of CLSP-Quality Assurance Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 2023-present.

Member of the Assessment Committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 2022-present.

Member of the College Council, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 2016-present.

Member of the Counselling & Student Progress Committee, 2021-present.

Member of Task Force Board of Reviewers, 2019-current.

Member of the Strategic Plan and Operational plan Sub-committee, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 2019-2020.

Member of the NCAAA committee in College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 2017-present.

Member of the Clinical Laboratory Program Council Meetings in College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 2016-present.

 

CONFERENCES/ WORKSHOP PARTICIPATIONS

Attended a Workshop in “Inter-professional Education". Collage of Medicine, KSAU-HS, 11th October 2023.

Attended a Workshop in “A useful Tool for Systemic Reviews", Collage of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 09thNovember 2022.

Attended a Workshop in “PLO and CLO Assessment". Collage of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 29th September 2022.

Attended “Saudi Lymphoma Myeloma & Hematopathology Overview". Convention Center, KSAU-HS, 30th September -01 October 2022.

Speaker in “Internship Program General Orientation Day". College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 19th June 2022.

Participated in “Career Day Activity". College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 16th June 2022.

Presented workshop of “Insights into Assessment Methods in Medical Education". College of Nursing, Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University, 5th June 2022.

Attended a Workshop in “Medical Education in the Context of the Eastern Mediterranean Region". College of Medicine, KSAU-HS, 22th May 2022.

Attended a Workshop in “Objective Structured Clinical & Practical Examination". Collwge of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 30th March 2022.

Attended a Workshop in “Tips for Graduate Students". College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 8th December 2021.

Attended a Workshop in “Insight to the Use of Task Management Apps One Drive & Planner''. College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 24th November 2021.

Attended “Riyadh Global Medical Biotechnology Summit". Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs, Riyadh, 14-16thSeptember 2021.

Attended the webinar entitled “Post-Pandemic Medical Education: Post-Pandemic Research Priorities in Medical Education''. College of Medicine, KSAU-HS, 14th February 2021.

Attended a Workshop in Machine Learning and Deep Learning. The Emerging Technologies Councils. Powered by Big Innovation Centre. Riyadh, 28th October 2020. 

Presented Oral and Poster Presentation the 4th Oncology Research Day, ''Nilotinib, Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Potentiates a Prothrombotic State'' at King Abdullah Specialized Children's Hospital, Riyadh, 24th October 2019. 

Attended the University Scientific Seminar. Titled “Inflammation, the good, the bad, the ugly. KSAU-HS, 19th September 2019. 

Attended a Workshop in Continuous Assessment & Psychometric Analysis. College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 29th November 2018.

Attended a Workshop in Statistical Analysis-JMP Software for Medical Research Development. College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 21th November 2018. 

Presented a Poster in Blood 2018 conference, “Antiplatelets and profibrinolytic activity of Citrullus colocynthis in control and high-fat diet-induced obese rats: mechanisms of action'' at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia 21-24th October 2018. 

Attended a Workshop in Decision Making and Problem Solving. College of Medicine, KSAU-HS, 9th May 2018. 

Attended a Workshop in Self-Evaluation Scale According to The National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment (NCAAA). College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 24th April 2017. 

Attended a Workshop in Problem-Based Learning (PBL). College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 17th April 2017. 

Attended Training in Blackboard. Collage of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 16th April 2017.

Attended a Workshop in The Fundamental Principles of Assessment. College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 10th April 2017. 

Attended the Conference of Innovations in Health Professional Education-An International Workshop-Based Conference on Health Professions Education. College of Medicine, KSAU-HS, 2th-6th April 2017. 

Attended a Workshop in Clinical Instructions" College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 24th February 2017. 

Attended an International Congress in Health Informatics", King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs, 23th February 2017. 

Attended a Workshop in the National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment (NCAAA)" (Course & Field Experience Report), College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, 29th January 2017. 

Attended the seventh Annual Forum for Medical Research. King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs, 13-15th December 2016. 

Attended the second Saudi Epidemiology Conference Globalization Impact on Public Health, Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs, 07-08th November 2016. 

 

COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTIONS

Contacted “Panel Discussion session about Professionals and ethics, COAMS, KSAU-HS, 2023.

Attended a Workshop in “Inter-professional Education". College of Medicine, KSAU-HS, 2023.

Speaker in “Internship Program General Orientation Day". COAMS, KSAU-HS, 2023.

Participated in the role of professional ethics in achieving excellence in medical research, KSAU-HS, 2023.

Speaker in “Internship Program General Orientation Day". COAMS, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, 2022.

Participation in career day activity at COAMS, 2022.

Member of the research evaluation committee for judging students research proposals on COAMS, 2022.

Member of the primary research evaluation committee in the “sixth Health Professions Conference", King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, 2022.

Member of the primary research evaluation committee in the “Fifth Health Professions Conference", King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, 2020.

Participation in “hand hygiene awareness Day'' held at Riyadh Park. 2019.

Academic Counsellor/Mentor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences Department, 2019-current.

Member of the research evaluation committee in the “Forth Health Professions Conference", KSAU-HS, 2019.

Participation in “The future of Applied Medical Specialties Conference Towards 2030" at the InterContinental Hotel, King Saud University, Riyadh, 2018.

Member in the Deanship of Student Affairs at KSAU-HS involved in supervision of multiple projects that concern student development scientifically and personally, 2016- current.

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CONTACT INFORMATION


Contact information

Office location/number: College of Applied Medical Sciences-M 

Phone: +966 11 4299999    Ext: 95139

Email: Hawitin​@ksau-hs.edu.sa