DR. MAJID AL SALAMAH

MBBS, FRCPC (EM)

Professional Experience

Academic Positions

• 2014 – Present: Dean, College of Public Health & Health Informatics, KSAU-HS, Riyadh.

• 2012 – 2014: Associate Dean, Academic & Students Affairs, College of Applied Medical Sciences, KSAU-HS, Riyadh.

• 2007 – Present: Joint Appointment Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, KSAU-HS, Riyadh.

Administrative Positions

• 2011 – Present: Director, Saudi Board of Emergency Medicine, Saudi Commission for Health Specialties.

• 2008 – 2011: Director, Critical Ultrasound Training Unit, Postgraduate Training Center, KSAU-HS, Riyadh.

• 2007 – Present: Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Training Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh.

• 2004 – 2007: Head of Division, Urgent Care Center & Observation Unit, Department of Emergency Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh.• 2002 – 2005: Research Fellow, Master of Science (Epidemiology), University of Ottawa.

Clinical Positions

• 2006 – Present: Consultant, Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh.• 2004 – 2006: Associate Consultant, Department of Emergency Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh.

• 2001 – 2002: Chief Resident, Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa.

• 1999 – 2004: Resident, Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa.

• 1997 – 1999: Pre-Scholar Resident, Emergency Medicine, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, Riyadh.

Publications

1. Diagnostic Accuracy of a Screening Electronic Alert Tool for Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock in the Emergency Department. Alsolamy S., Al Salamah M., Thagafi M. et al. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2014 Dec 5; 14(1):105. Click here to view full text

2.Risk of Burnout Among Emergency Physicians at a Tertiary Care Centre in Saudi Arabia. Alsaawi A., Alrajhi K., Albaiz S., Alsultan M., Alsalamah M., Qureshi S., Alanazi A. Journal of Hospital Administration, 2014 Aug; Vol. 3, No. 4. Click here to view full text

3. Black Ant Stings Caused by Pachycondyla Sennaarensis: A Significant Health Hazard. AlAnazi M., AlAshahrani M., AlSalamah M. Annals of Saudi Medicine. 2009 May-Jun; 29(3): 207–211. Click here to view full text

4. Comparison of Bupivacaine and Lidocaine with Epinephrine for Digital Nerve Blocks. Alhelail M., Al-Salamah M., Al-Mulhim M., Al-Hamid S. Emerg Med J 2009 May;26(5):347–350. Click here to view full text

5. Nail Embolization to the Femoral Artery. Baw B., Al-Salamah M., Al-Hodaib A., et al. Can J Emerg Med 2005;7(4):278-81. Click here to view full text

6. Initial Emergency Department Trauma Scores from the OPALS Study: The Case for the Motor Score in Blunt Trauma. Al-Salamah M., McDowell I., Stiell I. G., ACAD EMERG MED. August 2004, Vol. 11, No. 8. Click here to view full text

Book Chapters

1. Chapter 204, Heat Emergencies. Waters T.A., Al-Salamah M.A. In: Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 7e New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 2011. Tintinalli J.E., Stapczynski J., Ma O., Cline D.M., Cydulka R.K., Meckler G.D., T. eds. Click link to view

Conference Abstracts

1. Risk of Burnout Among Emergency Physicians at a Tertiary Care Centre in Saudi Arabia. Alsaawi A., Alrajhi K., Albaiz S., Alsultan M., Alsalamah M., Qureshi S., Alanazi A. In proceedings of the 7th Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress (MEMC); 2013 Sept 8–11; Marseille, France.

2. The Predictive Value of an Electronic Alert System for Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Salamah M., Thagafi M., Reidy M. et al. In proceedings of the American Thoracic Society 2013 International Conference; 2013 May 17–22; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Click link to view

3. A System Evaluation of the Compliance with Sepsis Resuscitation and Management Bundles. Alamry A., Al-Dorzi H., Marini A., Majed Salamah M. et al. In proceedings of the American Thoracic Society 2013 International Conference; 2013 May 17–22; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Click link to view

4. Carbon Monoxide Levels Among Healthy Volunteers of Hookah Smokers. Alotaibi B., Alsalamah M., Alsultan M., Alonazi N. In proceedings of the 6th Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress (MEMC); 2011 Sept 10–14; Kos, Greece.

5. In proceedings of the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP)6. In: Proceedings of the 97th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research; 2006 Apr 1–5; Washington, DC. Philadelphia (PA): AACR; 2006. Abstract nr 30.

Education

• 2004: Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (Emergency Medicine), University of Ottawa, Ottawa.

• 1999-2004: Resident, Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa

• 1997: Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), King Saud University, College of Medicine, Riyadh.

Contact

Telephone: 966 11 429 9999 Ext. 95551

E-mail: salamahm@ksau-hs.edu.sa

Dean’s Administrative Assistant