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Saudi Heart Assoaction

BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS OF THE ASSOCIATION

Elected Board of Directors consists of 9 active members shall oversee the work of the SHA and its activities. Tenure of the Board of Directors shall be for three years.

The Board of Directors will hold at least 6 routine meeting per year. The BOD will issue the decisions taken by a simple majority vote of members present in any given meeting. Meetings shall be valid if attended by 5 members. The BOD shall elect the President, Vice President, Secretary General and Treasurer. These officers shall serve for a three year term of office.

THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The General Assembly shall comprise of all active members who are up to date with their annual dues. It shall hold a meeting once a year during the second day of the annual scientific session. The GA may call an emergency meeting upon a request by the BOD or ten of its members. The same principle will be followed in the emergency meeting as in the regular meetings for the BOD. The meeting of the general assembly shall be in order and binding. Votes shall be by majority of those who are present.

Saudi Heart Assoaction

THE DUTIES OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  1. Issuing the by-laws to conduct the internal affairs of the Association
  2. Approving the Annual Report concerning its activities prepared by the BOD
  3. Electing the members of the BOD
  4. Approving the annual plan submitted by the BOD
  5. Approval of the Honorary President of the Association according to the nomination by the BOD.

Current Board of Directors (2017 – 2020)

Prof. Hussam Al Faleh

President

Professor of Cardiac Science
College of Medicine
King Saud University

Dr. Muhammad Al Balghith

Vice President

ACC Governor in Saudi Arabia
Associate Professor KSU
Consultant Adult Interventional Cardiology
King Abdulaziz Medical City (NGHA)

Dr. Howaida Al Qethamy

Treasurer

Senior Consultant Cardiac Surgery
Prince Sultan Cardiac Center, PSMMC

Dr. Saeed Al Ahmari

General Secretary

Consultant Cardiologist
Prince Sultan Cardiac Center, PSMMC

Prof. Khalid AlHabib

Member

Professor of Cardiac Sciences
Interventional Cardiologist
King Fahad Cardiac Center
College of Medicine
King Saud University
Head, National Heart Center, SHC
Immediate Past President, SHA

Dr. Hani Najm

Member

Chair of Congenital and Pediatric Heart Surgery
Cleveland Clinic, Ohio Main Campus
Associate Professor, King Saud University for Health Specialties
Editor in Chief Journal of Saudi Heart Association

Dr. Waleed Al Habeeb

Member

President of Heart Failure Working Group
Consultant of Heart Failure and Transplantation
Assistant Professor at King Saud University
King Khalid University Hospital

Dr. Owayed Al Shammeri

Board Member

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Head of Al Rayyan Hospital
Dr. Sulaiman Al-Habib Group

Dr. Abdullah Al Sehly

Board Member

President, Saudi Pediatric Cardiology Society ( SPCS)
Associate Professor,
Al Faisal University- Harvard affiliate, College of Medicine.
Consultant Pediatric and fetal cardiologist and advanced cardiac imaging
Heart Center,
King Faisal Specialist Hospital, and Research Center.

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Saudi Heart Association

Engr. Ahmed Emam

Operations Manager

Head of Organizing Committee