College Researchers Directory

Allied Health Sciences

Researcher Name

 Research Interest

 E-mail



Dr. Shadia Al Bahlani

·Cancer Research

·Molecular biology

·Anti-cancer drugs

·Cell signaling

 

bahlani@squ.edu.om



Dr. Mohamed-Rachid Boulassel

·Role of Regulatory Cells in Malignant and Non-malignant Haematological Disorders.

·Immune-based Therapies for Haematological Disorders. and Translational Research

 

boulassel@squ.edu.om



Dr. Nasar Al Wahaibi

·Chemical hepatocarcinogenesis

·Selenium chemoprevention

·Histopathology and gene expression markers (p53, bcl-2 and NF-kB)

·Skin registry and Renal registry

 

nasarsidab@yahoo.com

Anesthesia and Intensive care

Researcher  Name

 Research Interest

 E-mail

Dr. Abdur Rahman Abd

·Ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia & Pain Management

·CPR and Quality Resuscitation

 drarabid@yahoo.com

Dr. Aravind Narayanan

·CPR and Quality in Resuscitation

·Paediatric & Neonatal Anaesthesia

·Ultrasonography in Airway Management

 dr.aravindn@gmail.com

Dr. Jyoti Burad

·ECMO for ARDS

·RV function with different ventilatory modes for ARDS

 drjyotiburad@yahoo.com

Dr. Mohamed Al Ismaili

 

·Ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia

 mohamed.alismaili@yahoo.com

Dr. Rahul Shabadi

·Perioperative Echocardiography

 drrahool@yahoo.com

Dr. Rohit Date

·USG arterial line cannulation

·Peri operative cardiography.

·Tunneled catheter techniques

 rohit_date2001@yahoo.com

Dr. Zeyad Waad Allah

·Ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia

 zeiadirq@yahoo.com

Behavioral Medicine

 

Researcher Name

Qualifications     

 Research Interest

 Five Major Publications  E-mail

Dr Ahmed Al Sinawi

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Marwan Al-Sharbati

 

 


 

 

·Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

·Autism

·Social Anxiety Disorder

·Stress

·Epidemiology of child psychiatric disorders

   



 marwan@squ.edu.om

Dr. Rodger Martin


·Psychopathology

·Eating disorders

·Social & Cultural Psychiatry

   roger@squ.edu.om

Prof. Samir Al-Adawi


·Psychosomatic and social medicine

  adawi@squ.edu.om 

Dr. Ziad AJ Zaidan

 


·Neuropsychiatric and biological basis of mental disorders

·Alcohol and drug dependence

·Suicidal Behavior

·Imaging & Schizophrenia

   zaidan@squ.edu.om

 

Biochemistry

Researcher Name        

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr Fahad Al Zadjali

·Molecular understanding and growth hormone sensivity and role in human disease

·Proteomic analysis of secretory problems

·Identification of novel tumor suppressor genes

fahadz@squ.edu.om

Prof. Hamza Babiker

·Human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum investigating the basic genetics of this organism in sites with variable intensity of transmission, with particular emphasis biology of sexual stages and evolution of drug resistance.

·Fitness cost of drug resistance

·Evolution and spread of drug resistant parasites

h.babiker@squ.edu.om

Dr. Jumana Saleh

·Fat storage factors in obesity and hyperlipidemic disorders: The role of the acylation stimulating protein.

·Small dense low density lipoprotein (sdLDL) in relation to atherosclerosis risk factors.

jumana@squ.edu.om

Dr. Khalid Al-Rassadi

·Lipid and lipoprotein metabolic disorders. Familial hypercholesterolemia management and genetic cascade screening. Familial hypoalphalipoprotenimia (low HDL-C) management and genetic screening.

khalid77@squ.edu.om

Dr. Khalid Al-Waili

·Cardiovascular risk assessment using Framingham risk stratification, biochemical markers and Radiological measurements.

·Lipid and lipoprotein metabolic disorders. Familial hypercholesterolemia and Familial hypoalphalipoprotenimia (low HDL-C) management and genetic screening.

waili@squ.edu.om

Dr. Marit Delghandi

·Genetic studies of the Vitamin D binding protein (DBP) in healthy Omani individuals.

·Genetic studies of the Dopamine receptor D4 gene (DRD4) as a candidate gene for Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) in Omani children.

·Genetic studies of the Sodium ion channel gene (SCN5A) as a possible candidate gene for a unique irregularity in heart rhythm observed in some individuals of the Oman Family Study.

marit@squ.edu.om

Dr. Nadia Al- Wardy

·Genetics of Syndromic and Non-Syndromic Deafness in Oman

·Assessment and Faculty Development in Medical Education

naiwardi@squ.edu.om

Dr. Nafila Al-Riyami

·Role of the laboratory in diagnosis and management of dyslipidemias especially the metabolic syndrome, primary and rare lipid disorders.

·Identification and reporting of rare but important interferences in the laboratory as part of overall laboratory quality management and improvement.

·Establishment of population based reference intervals for most analytes in the laboratory including in pregnancy

nafilariyami@gmail.com

Dr. Yahya Tamimi

·Studying the status of genes controlling apoptosis and proliferation in lymphoma

·Studying the K-ras pathway in colorectal

·Genetic Regulation: Identifying and characterizing genes

·Studying and monitoring the expression levels of Th1 and Th2 type cytokines (IFN-γ, IL-2, IL12, IL-4, IL-5, IL-10, and VEGF) in colorectal cancer

yahyatam@squ.edu.om

Dr. Yajnavalka Banerjee

·Snake Venom Toxicomics: Identification and Characterization of novel antimicrobial and haemostatically active proteins from snake venoms using proteomic and transcriptomic tools.

·Coagulation Biochemistry and Lipidomics: Insights into the action of key coagulation proteins using lipids of minor physiological abundance as molecular probes.

·Antihypertensive drug therapy (AHD) and cancer: Understanding the plausible molecular mechanism via which AHD might mediate cancer.

yaj@squ.edu.om

Child Health


Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr Amna Al Futaisi

·Pediatric Neurology cases

amnaf@squ.edu.om

Dr. Abdulhakim AlRawas

·Outcome in Child Health Leukemia

·Outcome in Hemoglobinopathy in Oman

·Outcome in Pediatric Normal Bone Marrow Transplant


Abdulhakim.alrawas@gmail.com

Dr. Hussein Al Kindy

·Cystic Fibrosis Clinical And Genetic Profile In Omani Patients

·RSV On Other Respiratory Viruses

·Pulmonary Function Test In Sickle Cell Disorders

husseink@squ.edu.om

Dr. Khalfan Al Senaidi

·Pediatric Cardiology

alsineidiksk@hotmail.com

Dr. Muna Al Saadoon

·Psychosocial Pediatric

·Mental illnesses Associated With Children Care

·Social Medicine In Oman

·Community Health

munasa@squ.edu.om

Dr Reem Al Abdawani

·Pediatric Rheumatology cases

rabdwani@squ.edu.om

Dr. Saif Al Yaarubi

·Pediatric Endocrinology

·Mental Illnesses Associated With Children Care

·Social Medicine In Oman

·Community Health

Hawa34@hotmail.com

Dr. Salem Al Tamemi

·Epidemiology Of Allergic And Immunologic Diseases In Oman

·Novel Primary Immunodeficiency In Oman

tamemi@squ.edu.om

Dr. Surendranath Joshi

·Pediatric And Adult Inherited Metabolic Disorders and Genetics Of Metabolic Disorders

·Sociogeographic Distribution Of IEM To Detect Founder Gene Effect

·Genetic And Parental Counselling

·Newborn Screening Program For IEM

·National Registry System For IEM

joshisn@ hotmail.com

Dr. Watfa Al-Mamari

·Development & Behavioral in Pediatrics

·Global Development in Pediatrics

·Intellectual delay Disabilities

·Learning Disabilities , ADHD

·Speech and Language Disorder

Watfa313@yahoo.ca

Prof. Yasser Wali

·Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

yawali@squ.edu.om

Prof. Zakiya Al- Lamki

·Childhood Leukemia and Bleeding Disorders

·Hemoalobinopathies (Sickle Cell and Thalassemia)

·Pediatric Hematological Disorders In Oman

·Genetics Of Blood Disorders

zakiya@squ.edu.om

Emergency Medicine


Researcher Name

 Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Abdullah Al Reesi

·Hematological Emergencies
Sickle Cell disorder

·Trauma research (trauma data- base)

aalreesi@live.com,

Dr. Khalfan Al Amrani

·Triage and Emergency Medical Service (EMS) and Critical Care

kalamrani@gmail.com

Dr. Marwan Al Raisi

·Pediatric emergency

·Patient management in EMD

marwanalraisi@gmail.com

Dr. Nabil Al Zadjali

·The clinical management of Emergency Medicine

dr.nabilzadjali@gmail.com

Dr. Suad Al Abri

·Clinical Texicology

ghammari@hotmail.com

Dr. Hilal Al Barwani

·Pediatric Emergency and Quality

hilalbarwani@hotmail.com

Dr. Jabeen

·Pediatric Emergency and Quality

jabeen.fayyaz@gmail.com

Family Medicine and Public Health

Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Mahrezi

··Chronic pain

··Addiction

··Palliative care

··Hypertension

··Diabetes mellitus

abdulaziz@squ.edu.om

Dr. Ahmed Al Mandhari

··Quality of health care services

··Patients' safety

·Health care seeking behaviour and role of media and other factors on such behaviour

 

manar96@yahoo.com

Dr. Aisha Al Hinai

·Prevention of breast cancer among Omani women

·Statistical Methods in clinical research

·Design and conduct of epide miological studies

··Women Health

 

alhinaia@squ.edu.om

 

Dr. Chander Kumar

·Diabetes Mellitus

·Obesity

·Osteoporosis

·Health promotion and prevention

 

chander@squ.edu.om

Dr. Ana Maria Anido

·Principal Investigator ( P.I) of "Epidemiology & Genetics of Keloids" research approved by the Ethics Committee and undergoing at the moment.

·Dermatology of Skin of Color

·Cosmetic Dermatology

·Genodermatosis

Amas@squ.edu.om

Dr. Hana Al Sumari

·Quantitative epidemiological studies

·Women Health and child health (poly cystic ovarian syndrome)

·Prevalence and determinanats of contraception use

·Women empoerment and it relation to their health

alsumry@squ.edu.om

Dr. Imran Saad Azmi

·Pre-Employment health medical checkups.

·Providing holistic care to patient.

·Care of Chronic Condition.

·(Hypertension, Diabetes melltus,Dyslipidemia)

isazmi@squ.edu.om

Dr. Kawther Al Shafie

·Diabetes mellitus

·Hypertension

·Obesity

·Thyroid diseases

·Anemia

kawther@squ.edu.om

Dr. Mohammed Al-Azri

·Continuity of care

·Relationship between continuity and quality of care and Patient-doctor relationship

·Coping with the diagnosis of breast cancer in Omani patients

·Health service research in primary care

·Depression in primary care

·Management of chronic diseases in primary care

mhalazri@squ.edu.om

Dr. Mustafa Al Hiani

·Road traffic injuries as a public health issue in Oman.

·Prevention and treatment of dyslipidaemia and arthrosclerosis among young Omanis

·Prevention and treatment of gastritis among Omanis

mus0031@hotmail.com

Dr. Nafisa Samir

.Thyroid disorder

. Hypertension

· . Obesity

· . Osteoarthritis

Nafisa77@squ.edu.om

Dr. Rahma Al Kindi

·Diabetes mellitus: Complementary and alternative medicine

·Breast and cervical cancer screening

·Women's health issues e.g. Osteoporosis, contraception, dysmenorrhea, menopause

rkindi@squ.edu.om

alrahma23@gmail.com

Dr. Robin Davidson

. Patients' expectations from a consultation

. Patient involvement in consultations

. Use of resources in primary care consultations

. Multiple attendances at different health care facilities

robin@squ.edu.om

Dr. Sayed Rizvi

·Topics related to Medical Statistics

·Statistics in Environmental & Social Sciences

·Quality Control in Health Management

·Clinical trials

rizvi@squ.edu.om

Prof. Shyam Ganguly

·Statistical modeling in Epidemiological Studies.

·Epidemiological methods in research

·Epidemiological modeling in chronic diseases and metabolic syndrome

·Health information system

·Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS

ganguly@squ.edu.om

Dr.Vrunda Pimpalkhute

. Primary secondary and tertiory prevention of chronic diseases

. Complementary and alternative medicine,research in both Heamoglobinopathy trait cases counsiling clinic

vrunda@squ.edu.om

Dr. Yahya Al Farsi

·Autistic spectrum disorders

·Maternal and Child Health

·Research methodology

ymfarsi@squ.edu.om

Dr. Zakiya Al Busaidi

 

·Mental health in PHC

·Help seeking behaviour in PHC

·Health promotion

. smoking and tobbaco use and treatment.

. lifle style related diseases in PHC

 

zakiyaq@squ.edu.om

 

Genetics


Researcher Name

C Research Interest

E-mail

Dr A.M Udayakumar

·Causes of recurrent miscarriage

udaya@squ.edu.om

Dr Fathiya Al-Murshedi

·Metabolic & Neuro-degenerative disorders

mueshedi@squ.edu.om

Dr Khalid Al-Thihli

·Metabolic Disorders

althihli@squ.edu.om

Dr Patrick Scott

·To expand our knowledge of the genetic variations and associated phenotypic features contributing to disease;

·To determine the optimal patient selection criteria for molecular testing according to clinical circumstances;

·To evaluate new and emerging technologies and their potential roles for better molecular diagnostics.

pscott@squ.edu.om

Dr Rayhanah Al Mejini

·Understand how genetic factors influence biological process that contribute to optic neuropathies and neurological disorders.

·Assess the application of regeneration processes in the treatment of damaged nerves cells.

 

Hematology


ResearcherName

 Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Anil Pathare

 

·Haemostasis

·Haemoglobinopathy preventions

pathare@squ.edu.om

avp16@hotmail.com

Dr. Arwa Al Riyami.

·Haematopathology

·Transfusion Medicine

·Malignant Hematology

·Benign Hematology

arwa@squ.edu.om

Dr. David Dennison

·Bone Marrow Transplantation for Primary Immunodeficiency

·Haplo Identical Stem Cell Transplantation

·Bone Marro Transplant for Sickle Cell Disease.

·Mesenchymal Stem Cells

ddennison2008@gmail.com

Dr. Khalil Al Farsi

·Lymphoma (Hodgkin & Non-Hodgkin)

·Myeloma & other plasma cell disorders

·Autologus stem cell transplantation

khalilf@squ.edu.om

Dr. Mohamed Al Hunieni

·Allogeniec transplant

·Acute leukaemia

·Sickle Cell Disease

mhunieni@yahoo.ca

Dr. Murtadha Al Khabori

·Bone Marrow Transplantation

·Health Research Methodology

·Malignant Haematology

·Thrombosis

khabori@squ.edu.om

Prof. Salam Al Kindi

·Sickle cell disease and its pathophysiology

·Prevention of Hb disorders

sskindi@squ.edu.om

sskindi@yahoo.com

Prof. Shahina Daar

·Thalassaemia

·Genetic Counseling

shahina@squ.edu.om

Dr Shoaib Al Zadjali

·Molecular aspects of haemoglobinopathies, leukemias, bone marrow transplantation and primary immunodeficiencies.

·Develop new molecular diagnostic techniques.

·Genetic counseling

shoaibzad@gmail.com

Human Clinical Anatomy


Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr Mohammed Al Mushaqri

·

 

Dr. Omar Habbal

·The Immune Response to Pregnancy

·The Immune Response and the Circadian Rhythm and sleep deprivation

·Omani Lawsonia inermis Linn (Henna) and its Anntimicrobial Activity

·Omani Honey as a histological Tissue Fixer and usage in Embalming

·Medical Education

habbal@squ.edu.om

Dr. Sadhana Roychoudhury

·Study of Incidence and Causes of Congenital anomalies

·Neural tube defects

·Genetics- Cytogenetics

·Medical education- Teaching- learning methodology

sadhana@squ.edu.om

Dr. Varna Taranikanti

·Translational research in oncology (Breast and other cancers) ( using IHC, RT-PCR, EM, Western Blotting, TUNEL and cell culture)

·Angiogenesis and Lymphangiogenesis

·Placental research

·Anatomical / embryology Variations

·Plastination

·Medical Education ( Innovative teaching and assessment methods, curriculum development)

varna@squ.edu.om

Medical Education Unit


Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr Yousef Al Weshahi

·

weshahi@squ.edu.om

Dr. Ken Masters

·E-Learning + E- assessment

·Medical Informatics Ethics

·Mobile Learning

kmasters@squ.edu.om

Medicine

Researcher Name

 Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Abdullah Al-Asmi

·Neurological disorders in general and epilepsy in particular

alasm@squ.edu.om

Dr. Abdullah Balkhair

·HIV/AIDS: Opportunistic infections, treatment strategies, IRIS, osteoporosis, vitamin D deficiency and inflammatory markers

·Sepsis syndromes in the ICU patient

·Invasive mucormycoses of the paranasal sinuses: treatment strategies

·Pyrexia of unknown origin in Omani populations

·Neglected tropical diseases in Oman

·Q fever: Epidemiology in Oman

·Hyperbaric oxygen therapy applications in infectious diseases

·Hospital Infection control strategies

·Hospital acquired infections

balkhair2000@hotmail.com

Dr. Ahmed Al Farkani

·Vitamin D and metabolic bone diseases.

·Genes and diseases.

·Cerdiometabolic risk factors andCVD

·Epidemiology of endocrine diseases in Oman.

·patients education.

·OptimizingtheQuality of Healthcare through technology

farkaniams1@hotmail.com

Dr. Ali Al Maamari

·Metabolic Syndrome (diabetes, hypertension, obesity)

·Microvascular endothelial function

·Physical activity and its impact onvascular function

·Thyroid disorders and its clinical presentation

·Calcium and metabolic bone diseases

amamari@squ.edu.om

Prof. Arundaya Gujjar

·Neurological disorders in general, with particular interest in:

·-Stroke and -Neuorlogical Critical Care

·-Status Epilepticus and -Wilson's Disease

·-Clinical Electrophysiology

 

arunoday@squ.edu.om

 

Dr. Batool Hassan

·Genetics of rheumatological conditions

bhassan@squ.edu.om

batoolhassan@ymail.com

Prof. Bazdawi Al-Riyami

·Epidemiology of respiratory disease

·Lung function tests

·Asthma

·Primary care for respiratory disease

bazdawi@squ.edu.om'

Dr. Dawood Al-Riyami

·Dialysis access

·Chronic kidney disease

·Glomerolonephritis

dawood@squ.edu.om

Dr. Hafidh Al-Hadi

·Cardiac markers in ACS

·D-Dimer and Troponin diagnostic

·Value in pulmonary embolism

·Epidemiology of dilated ardiomyography in Oman

halhadi@hotmail.com

Dr. Ikram Burney

·Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

·Hodgkin's lymphoma

·Renal cell carcinoma

·Supportive care in cancer

ikram@squ.edu.om

Dr. Jamal Sallam

·Prevalence of H pylori in Oman

·Causes of Chronic gastritis in Omani patientsFatty liver diseases in Oman

·Pattern of IBD in Omani patients

·Risk factors of HCC in Oman

jamsal@squ.edu.om

Dr. Jayakrishnan BN

·Asthma

·Lung sounds

·Sarcoidosis

·Interstitial lung disease

jayakrsh@squ.edu.om

Dr. Jojy George

·Asthma, allergic disease

·Bronchiectasis, clinical patterns

·TB, clinical patterns and investigations

·Bronchoscopy

·Pleural disease

jojy@squ.edu.om

Dr. Juma Al-Kaabi

·Lupus nephritis

·Mortality in SLE

·Vascular aspect of Behcet's disease

jkalkaabi@hotmail.com

Prof. Mansour Al Moundhri

·Gastric Cancer:

1.Risk predisposition

2.Prognostic marker

·Breast Cancer:

1.Risk predisposition

2.BRCA1 and 2 Mutations.

mansours@squ.edu.om

Dr. Mansour Sallam

·Interventional Cardiology

mansoursallam@yahoo.com

Dr. Masoud Kashoob

·Viral Hepatitis

·IBD

·Fatty Liver Disease

kashoob@squ.edu.om

Dr. Mehar Ali

·Heart Failure .

·Cardiac pacing

mehardr@gmail.com

Dr. Mohd Al-Ghailani

·Prevention of Obesity & its Complications

mghailani@squ.edu.om

Dr. Muhammad Furrukh

·Lung Cancer

Furrukh_1@yahoo.com

Dr. R.Nandhagopal

·Parkinson's disease and other Movement Disorders including Huntington's disease, Wilson's disease, Spinocerebellar ataxia, Essential tremor, myoclonic dystonia and rare movement disorders

·Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis optica

·Stroke, cerebral sino-venous thrombosis

·Epilepsy including Progressive myoclonic epilepsy, Benign Paroxysmal positional vertigo

·Eye movement disorders

·Giant axonal neuropathy, Hereditary neuropathy, Leukodystrophy, hereditary spastic paraplegia, muscular dystrophy

rnandagopal@yahoo.com

Prof. Nicholas Woodhouse

·General Endocrine

·Calcium Metabolism

·Mineralocorticoid hypertension

·Thyroid cancer

nickwood2@doctors.org.uk

Prof. Omar Al Rawas

·Epidemiology of respiratory disease

·Lung function tests

·Pulmonary tuberculosis

·Asthma

·Primary care for respiratory disease

orawas@squ.edu.om

Dr.Omayma El-Shafie

·General Endocrine

·Calcium Metabolism

·Mineralocorticoid hypertension

·Thyroid cancer

omayma0@hotmail.com

Dr. Saja Mahmood Mohammed

·The correlation between malnutrition & AKI patient outcome in ICU.

·Data collection of sero-negative renal limited lupus likeglomerulonepheritis

drsajaaltimimi@yahoo.com

drsaja@squ.edu.om

 

Dr. Sawsan Baddar

·Respiratory

·Clinical

sawsanbaddar@hotmail.com

saba@squ.edu.om

Dr. William Johnston

·Vitamin D deficiency

·Left ventricular failure, diastolic and systolic function

wjjohnst@squ.edu.om

Microbiology & Immunology

Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Prof. Ali Al Jabri

·HIV / AIDS

·Autoimmunity

·Natural antimicrobial and Anti-toxin agents

·Immunodeficiency

aaljabri@squ.edu.om

Dr. Akbar Rafay

·Antibiotic susceptibility studies.

·Epidemiology of Microbial infections

·Survey of Antibiotic resistance (SOAR)

akbar@squ.edu.om

Dr. Crystal Koh

·Interactions between innate and adaptive immunity and their effects on the onset, progression, and severity of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and other autoimmune diseases

ckoh@squ.edu.om

 

 

Dr. Elias Said

 

 

 

·HIV

·HBV

·HCV

·Immune Responses

esaid@squ.edu.om

Dr. Mohammed Al Balushi

·Trafficking of cellular proteins

·Antigen processing and presentation by MHC class I & II

·Immune response to Antigens

·Immune response to cancer

·Allergy

albuloshi@hotmail.com

Prof. Mohammed Idris

·Epidemiology & Control of infectious diseases

·Development of diagnostic techniques

midris@squ.edu.om

Dr. Muhannad Al Kobaisi

·Respiratory viruses studies

·Hepatitis viruses

·RNA and DNA viruses

kobaisi@squ.edu.om

Dr.Munira Tufailur-Rehman Al Siddiqui

·Autoimmunity

·Natural antimicrobial agents

·Immunodeficiency

·Allergy

mtufail@squ.edu.om

 

Prof. Sharanjit Thukral

·Beta lactamase mediated drug resistance in gram negative bacteria

·Respiratory bacterial pathogens including anaerobes

·Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

sharant@squ.edu.om

Prof.Norbert Nowotny

·Vector-borne viruses, especially viruses transmitted by mosquitoes and ticks;

·Medical entomology;

·Viral diseases at the environment / animal / human interface;

·Emerging viral infections;

·Genetic characterization of yet uncharacterized viruses;

·Viral Zoonoses.

nowotny@squ.edu.om

Dr. Sidqi Hasson

·Snake Venom and its therapeutic agents.

·Investigation of natural agents as therapeutic agents for cancer

·Developments of Immunological diagnostic techniques

Shyahasson@squ.edu.om

Dr. Zakariya Al Muharrmi

·Prevalence and management of infectious diseases.

·Infection control and diagnostic approaches.

·Infection and Public health

muharrmi@squ.edu.om

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Researcher Name

 Research Interest

E-mail

Prof. Adel Abu Heija

·Female Infertility

·General Obstetrics

abuheija@squ.edu.om

abuheija2008@hotmail.com

Dr. Lamya Al Kharusi

·Pelvic floor prolapsed

· Urinary incontinence

·Sexual dysfunction

Dr_alkharusi@hotmail.com

Dr. Lovina Machado

·Intra uterine growth retardation; adolescence pregnancy

lovina@squ.edu.om

lovina1857@gmail.com

Dr. Maha Al Khaduri

·Female Infertility

mahak@squ.edu.om

Dr. Maryam Al Shukri

·Adolescent Gynaecology

·Management of Abnormal Uterine bleeding

mnalshukri@gmail.com

Dr. Mariam Mathew

·Diabetes during Pregnancy & its complication

mariamm@squ.edu.om

Dr.Moza Al Kalbani

·Gyne Oncology

malkalbani@hotmail.com

Dr.Nihal Al Riyami

·Maternal Fetal Medicine

·Obsterical Ultrasound

drriyami@hotmail.com

nihal@squ.edu.om

Dr. Rahma Al-Haddabi

·Maternal Fetal Medicine

rahmaahmed@hotmail.com

Dr. Tamima Al Dudhaishi

·Maternal Fetal Medicine

aldughaishit@hotmail.com

Dr. Vaidyanathan Gowri

·General gynecology

·Reproductive endocrinology

·Subfertility and general obstetrics

gowrie61@hotmail.com

 

Dr. Wadha Al Ghafri

·Endoscopic Surgery in Obs/Gyn cases

wghafri@hotmail.com

Ophthalmology

Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Abduallah Al Mujaini

·Orbit and relation with Sickle Cell disease

·Retina and Pathology induced by diabetic Retinopathy

·Optic nerve and neuro-ophthalmology

·Pathology encounters in corneal disease

mujainisqu@hotmail.com

Dr. Agha Shahab Haider

·Congenital glaucoma

·Diabetic retinopathy ( Optical coherence tomography, micropericmetry and glycosalated hemoglobin

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Dr Ahmed Al-Hinai

·

 

Dr. Anuradha Ganesh

·Clinical and genetic studies of congenital cataracts in Oman

·Clinic use of an electronic medical record (EMR ) in a tertiary hospital in Oman

·Clinic and genetics studies of glaucoma in Oman

·Clinical and genetics studies of retinal dystrophy in Oman

·Orbital and ocular manifestations of sickle dystrophy in Oman

·Clinical and genetic studies of strabismus in Oman

·Compliance to amblyopic therapy

gananu@gmail.com

Dr. Nadia Al Kharousi

 

 

 

·Glaucoma (Pseudoexfouition Glaucoma Blindness in Oman)

·Diabetic Retinopathy (Optical coherence tomography, microperimetry and glycosalated hemoglobin- correlation in diabetic relmopathy with or without macelopathy)

·Genetic of Glacoma

Nadiya.alkharousi@gmail.com

 

 

 

Dr. Sana Al Zuhaibi

·Pediatric ophthalmology

·Ocular genetics

·Visual electrophysiological testing

zuhaibi@hotmail.com

Dr. Upender Wali

·Incidence of diabetic retinopathy on the basis of screening by photo documentation methods

· Incidence of diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic nephropathy amongst Omani population.

upenderwali118@hotmail.com

Oral Health

Pathology

Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Aisha Al Hamdani

·Colorectal and Breast

ashalhamdani@hotmail.com

Dr. Asem Shalaby

·GI Pathology

·Soft tissue and Bone Pathology

·Carcinogenesis

·Breast Pathology

a.shalaby@squ.edu.om

asemali44@yahoo.com

Dr. Ibrahim AlHaddabi

·Lymphoma

·Breast carcinoma

·Gastric

·Head and neck

·Thyroid

haddabi@squ.edu.om

Dr. Khalaf Al Gharibi

·Soft tissue sarcoma and matrix metalloproteinases

algharibi@hotmail.com

Dr. Marwa Al Riyami

·Renal Pathology Glomerulonephritis and Transplant

·Breast Pathology

·Animal Research

marwariyami@hotmail.com

Dr. P.A.M. Saparamadu

·Breast-Triple negative

·Students learning activities methods

·Infective lesisons in histopathology

pamsaparamadu@yahoo.com

Dr. Ritu Lahktakia

·Breast and soft tissue pathology(tumours)

·GI pathology

·CNS tumours

·Cancer education

ritu@squ.edu.om/

lakhtakiar@yahoo.com

 

Pharmacology & Clinical Pharmacy

Researcher Name

 Research Interest

E-mail

Dr Aly Abdelrahman

·Role of vasoactive substancesin the control of the cardiovascular system.

·Treatment ofdrug-induced cardiotoxicity and nephrotoxicity.

abdelrahman@squ.edu.om

 

Prof. Badreldin H. Ali

·Renal pharmacology/Toxicology

·Pharmacology/Toxicology of natural products and pollutants

 

akthmali@squ.edu.om

alibadreldin@yahoo.com

 

Dr. Ibrahim Al Zakwani

·Pharmacoeconomics

·Health Outcomes Research

·Epidemiology

 

azakwani@squ.edu.om

Dr. Ibrahim Yonous

·Immuno-pharmacology

·Cancer immunotherapy

i.younos@squ.edu.om

 

Dr. Ikhlas Said Ali Ahmed

·Signal transduction in gastric cancer

ikhlas@squ.edu.om

 

Dr. Khalid Al Balushi

·Pharmacogenomics

·Drug utilization pattern

 

mme51@squ.edu.om

 

Dr. Mohammed Al Za’abi

·Clinical pharmacokinetics

·Therapeutic drug monitoring

zaabi@squ.edu.om

 

Prof. MusbahTanira

·Pharmacogenomics

·Drug discovery from natural products

 

tanira@squ.edu.om

Dr. Yousuf Al Suleimani

·Vascular pharmacology

yousufm@squ.edu.om

Physiology

Researcher Name

Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Abdul Aleem Khan

·Perceptual filling-in of the natural blind spot

aakhan@squ.edu.om

Dr. Ammar Boudaka

· Neurogastroenterology and motility with special focus on the physiology of the striated portion of the mammalian esophagus

·Cell signaling with special focus on the transient receptor potential vanilloid (TRPV)-medicated cellular responses

boudaka@squ.edu.om

Dr. Deepali Jaju

·Analysis of Hemodynamics and autonomic nervous system in humans

·Heart rate variability, Blood pressure measurements and signal processing

·Hypertension, diabetes, genetics with obesity and metabolic syndrome

·CABG, sleep and hemodynamics and autonomic nervous system

·Sleep, OSAHS and its attributes

deepali@squ.edu.om

Dr. Hajar M. AL-Rajaibi

·Myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury

hajar@squ.edu.om

Dr. Khamis Al Hashmi

·Hypertension

·Arterial stiffen in hypertension and other metabolic syndrome

kh@squ.edu.om

Dr. Mohammed Al Abri

·Sleep patterns and cardiometabolic disorders and

·Sleep deprivation and immune response

·Sleepiness and driving

·Sleep disorders and epilespy

·Cardiopulmonary physiology

malabri@squ.edu.om

Prof. M.O. Hassan

·Blood pressure measurements

·Haemodynamics in humans and rodents

·Heart rate variability and signal processing

·Genetics of BP and heart rate variability

·Blood pressure, obesity and diabetes and Sleep medicine

mhassan@squ.edu.om

Dr. Sami Al Rawas

· Clinical autonomic disorders eg; hypertension and effect of drugs.

· Clinical neurophysiological investigations like EEG, EMG and EPsin various medical conditions like epilepsy, peipheral neuropathy, entrapments....etc.

farah@squ.edu.om

Prof. Sulayma Al Barwani

· Aging ion channels

· Haemodynamics in humans and rodents

· Heart rate variability and signal processing

· Blood pressure, Obesity and diabetes

salbarwani@squ.edu.om

Dr. Talal Al Mashaikhi

·Human brain plasticity.

·Human brain functional connectivity especially the insular region.

·Epilepsy and sleep interaction.

·Age-dependent changes in seizure semiology.

talalalmashaikhi@gmail.com‎

Radiology & Molecular Imaging

Researcher Name

 Research Interest

E-mail

Dr. Alaa Manzalawy

·Body Imaging

alaamanzalawy_77@hotmail.com

Dr. Anupam Kakaria

·Interventional Radiology

bittanupam@gmail.com

Dr. Dilip Sankhla

·Pediatric Radiology

dilip@squ.edu.om

Dr. Faisal Al Azri

·Neuro-Radiology

falazri@gmail.com

Dr. Haddia Bererhi

·Medical Physics / Nuclear Medicine

haddiab@squ.edu.om

Dr. Humoud Al Dhuhli

·Body Imaging

alzuhli@hotmail.com

alzuhli@gmail.com

Dr. Rana Hamid

·Neuro-Radiology, Interventional Radiology

drschoaib@hotmail.com

drshoaib@squ.edu.om

Dr. Rashid Al Sukaiti

·Interventional Radiology

sukaiti@squ.edu.om

rsketty@hotmail.com

Dr. Samir Hussein

·Nuclear Medicine

samirs@squ.edu.om, samirhus@gmail.com

Dr. Sinan Al Azawi

·Body Imaging

doc_sinanismail@yahoo.com

Dr. Sukhpal Sawhney

·Breast Imaging / Mammography

sukh@squ.edu.om

sukh48@yahoo.com

Surgery

Researcher Name

 Research Interest

E-mail

Dr Adil Al Ajmi

·Demographics of patients who respond to radiotherapy following lumpectomy ( difference in response for partial versus total radiotherapy )

adilalajmi@hotmail.com

Dr.Adil Al-Zadjali

·minimal invasive liver surgery

·liver regeneration post liver resection

email:aannm10@hotmail.com

Dr. Amaar Aamery

·laparoscopin vs open splenectomy

·Laparoscopic vs open hernia repair

·Improvement in trauma management system and protocols(Audit)

amaaralaamery@gmail.com

Dr.Hani Al-Qadhi

·Trauma

Hani_qadhi@hotmail.com

Dr. Hilal Al Sabti

·Angionenesis

·Minimal invasive cardiac surgery

·Heart Failure Surgery

alsabti@hotmail.com

Dr. Joseph kunju Mathew

·Endourology

·Urodynamic

joskunju@omantel.net.om

Khalid Munir Bhatti

·Lap Mentor in assessment of Laparoscopic Surgical Skills

·Paediatric Torso Trauma..Experience at SQUH

·Day 1 Circumcision at SQUH... An Audit

·Compariosnbetween early outocme of paediatric concomitant Laparoscopic splenectomy with cholecystectomy and Lap splenectomy alone in patients with Sickle Cell Disease

·Neonatal Parauretheral Cyst a case Report.

drkhalidmunirbhatti@yahoo.com

Dr. Khalifa Al Wahaibi

·Epidemiological Cross Nation Studies

·Carotid Disease and Stroke

·Diabetes and Peripheral Vascular Disease

·Access Surgery and Renal Failure

·Applied Basic Sciences

dralwahaibi@hotmail.com

Dr. Maha Al shaibi

·Health services quality improvement, familialcolon cancer in Oman,

·Sarcoma. Minimally invasive cancer surgery, enhanced recovery after surgery

maha_shaibi@yahoo.com

Dr. Norman Machado

·Biliary & Pancreatic Pathology

·Thyroid & Parathyroid Disorder

·Laparoscopic Surgery – gall bladder / henia /Appendix

·Benign & Malignant Breast Disorders

oneilnorman@gmail.com

Dr. Pradeep Chopra

·Portal vein thrombosis following splenetomy

·Hyperparathyroidism

chopradeep@gmail.com

Dr. Rajeev Kariyattil

·Paediatric Brain Tumour

·Paediatric CNS malformation in Oman

rajeevkariyattil@gmail.com

Dr. Shahid Aquil

·Laparoscopic Urology Surgery

·Urological Malignancy

·Urinary Stone Diseases

·Renal transplantation

shahidaquil@hotmail.com

Dr.Shahzad younas

·Liver and pancreatic malignencies

·stones in the biliary system in omani population

email:drshahzadyk@gmail.com

Dr. Sultan Al Maskari

·tem cells in treatment of osteonecrosis.

·distraction arthrodiatasis in hip osteonecrosis

·knee osteoarthritis in Omani population

almaskari@squ.edu.om

 
 

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