Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Dr. Ahmed Morad Asaad, is a Professor and MBBS (1988), MSc. (1993), MD (1999). The current job is: Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Human Medicine, Zagazig University, Egypt. For the last 10 years I was a professor of Microbiology and Coordinator of Microbiology department, College of Medicine, Najran University, KSA. I work as a scientific deputy of the chair of his Highness Prince Mishaal Bin Abdullah for Research on Endemic Diseases in Najran. I am the coordinator of a research team working in the clinical and research lab of microbiology department, College of Medicine, Najran University. My main research areas of interest are molecular techniques for identifications of human pathogens, antimicrobial resistance and epidemiological surveillance. I am the author of many papers published in international journals and conference proceedings. I am an Editorial Board member in many international Journals in the field of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.
Dr. Ahmed Morad Asaad, is interested in the fields of Molecular investigations of multi-drug resistant bacteria, MRSA, MRSE, CoNS, Rotavirus genotyping after vaccine implementation in Saudi Arabia, Nosocomial infections and TB, MDR-TB, XDR-TB.