Human and Clinical Anatomy PHD program

Human and Clinical Anatomy

PhD in Human & Clinical Anatomy program is four years full-time research-based program. The candidates are required to conduct original research in a topic within the themes of human and clinical anatomy and relevant to the research interests of the department’s faculty. Candidates are expected to produce a thesis demonstrating their grasp of the research topic and their ability to undertake independent research.


Research interests

  • Gross Anatomy
  • Microanatomy in Health and Disease/ Cell Characterization
  • Radiological Anatomy
  • Clinical Anatomy
  • Embryology and developmental anatomy
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Anatomical Sciences Education
  • Cardiovascular Research
  • Stem Cell Research
  • Cancer Research
  • Infertility and Fertility Preservation
  • Regenerative Medicine Research
  • Developmental Genetics
  • Zebrafish as a Cancer Research Model
  • Genetically Inherited Diseases Modeling in Zebrafish
  • Genetic Imprinting
  • Neural Crest Research
  • Proteomics and Omics
  • Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare
  • Medical Education


Contact and coordinator

Dr. Ruqaiya Al Jabri


Tel: +968 2414 (3428)



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