Dr. Sami Alhaider

  • Pediatric Pulmonologist
  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center

Dr. Alhaider is a practicing consultant pediatric respirologist and interventional pulmonologist with extended interest and experience in medical education. He holds a master degree of science in medical education and master degree in business and administration. Dr. Alhaider has been through multiple roles ranging from clinician educator to supervisory ones (program director of pediatrics, and program director in pediatric pulmonology). In the past, Dr. Alhaider has assumed leadership responsibilities as the deputy executive director of academic and training affairs in King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (KFSH&RC) and as the chairman of the national scientific council of Pediatrics in Saudi Arabia. Currently Dr. Alhaider is the Executive director of training, at the Saudi Commission For Health Specialties (SCFHS), and he has active involvement in multiple strategic tasks that involve: curriculum development, quality assurance, train the trainers, trainees support and wellbeing, economy of medical education, and formative assessment.