B Pharm, MSc, R. Ph.
Lecturer, College of Medicine

King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

(966-11) 429-9999 Ext. 95298

Profile

Ms. Afaf Moukaddem is a lecturer in the Faculty of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in the pharmacy degree from Beirut Arab University, and a Master of Science in Epidemiology from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon. Ms. Afaf has authored several articles and presented several national and International conference papers. She is a member of the Order of Lebanese Pharmacists and a member of the Research Unit at COM, KSAU-HS. She is involved in MRES I and II in both male and female colleges and engages in undergraduate teaching of the Research Block, conducting workshops and tutorials, and co-supervision of undergraduate research projects. This in addition to evaluating/providing feedback on proposals and manuscripts of undergraduate medical students. She is currently co-coordinator for MRES-1 at the College of Medicine – female branch.

Education

• Master of Science in Epidemiology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, 2011
• Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, Beirut Arab University, Beirut, Lebanon, 2009

Clinical Service

  • Community pharmacist, Tripoli, Lebanon (2010-2012)
  • Community pharmacist, Beirut, Lebanon (2009-2010)

Honors/Awards

  • Certificate of appreciation as a speaker during the “Fundamentals of scientific research in dentistry” course at the National and Gulf Center for Evidence based Health Practice, Riyadh, January 2019
  • Certificate of appreciation as a speaker in the Health Professions’ Conference, KSAU-HS (2017) on Study designs and how to choose one for a study
  • Certificate of appreciation as a speaker in the Health Professions’ Conference, KSAU-HS (2016) on Epidemiological Study designs
  • Graduate Assistantship Award, Dept. Epidemiology & Population Health, American University of Beirut (AUB)

Memberships

  • Order of Lebanese Pharmacists (2009- Present)
  • Lebanese Epidemiological Association( 2017-Present)

Research Focus

• Epidemiology
• Rheumatology
• Public Health

Publications

  1. Alsulami S, Sardidi H, Almuzaini R, Alsaif M, Almuzaini H, Moukaddem A,  Kharal M. Knowledge, attitude and practice on medication error reporting among health practitioners in a tertiary care setting in Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med J 2019; 40(3): doi: 10.15537/smj.2019.3.23960  https://www.smj.org.sa/index.php/smj/article/view/smj.2019.3.23960  

  2. Alnamshan M, Jawadi A, Alshoaibi Y, Moukaddem A.  Outcome of delayed surgery in developmental hip dysplasia in a tertiary care setting. The Egyptian Journal of Hospital Medicine 2018; 73(4):6446-6451.
     
  3. Masud N, Moukaddem A. Response to comments on Nazish Masud et al (J Pak Med Assoc. 68: 502, 2018). Overenthusiastic young student researchers; implications for supervisors. J Pak Med Assoc. 2018; 68(7): 1147.  

  4. Emerging trends in dental specialty and employment choice among male dentists graduating from King Saud University between 2005 and 2015. Alshahrani S, Masud N, Moukaddem A, Alswayyed T, Masoud H, Almothen M, Alshammari Y. The Egyptian Journal of Hospital Medicine 2018; 70 (6): 948-954.
  1. Masud N, Moukaddem A. Overenthusiastic young student researchers; implications for supervisors. J Pak Med Assoc. 2018; 68 (3): 502.
  1. Moukaddem A, Chaaya M, Slim ZFN, Jaffa M, Sibai AM, Uthman I. Fibromyalgia: epidemiology and risk factors, a population-based case control study in Lebanon. Int J Rheum Dis. 2017; 20 (2): 169-176. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1756-185X.12701