The board of directors comprises the
Director of the Centre and five members from the academic staff at the
university. At present, the Board of Directors consists of 1-Prof. Dr. Marzook
M Al Eknah (Director of the Centre) 2-Prof. Dr. Yousef Mohammad Alyousef
3-Prof. Dr. Seif Eldawala Barakat 4-Prof. Dr. Hassan Abdel Moneem El-Demerdash.
5-Prof. Dr. Sabry Mohamed El-Bahr. 6-Dr. Adel Ibrahim Al Alsheikh Mubarak
Units of the Centre
has the following units of research directions as following:
1) Obstetrics, reproduction and embryo
transfer unit: this unit includes specializing studies in infertility, obstetrics,
artificial insemination and embryo transfer.
2) Diseases and infection: this unit
works on researches related to viral, bacterial and parasites causes of illness
in camels using conventional and modern gene-based techniques
Centre has a general lab that includes many of the important equipment for performing
basic experiments as well as a specialized lab for the scientific chair in
modern reproduction techniques and a recent molecular diagnostic laboratory.
Besides, the Centre can use labs that belong to the faculty of veterinary
medicine and animal resources.
Centre has a specializing modern pen divided in two basic parts: the first part
is a built pen for the camels and includes a herd of dromedary camels of
different breeds and ages. The second part is a natural pasture full of
pastoral natural plants in the kingdom.
a generous support from the University Administration and in the framework of
providing the Centre with the latest technology, the Centre was able during the
past three years of obtaining many modern scientific devices that cost close to
700 000 SAR.
unit works on collecting all possible sources of information related to camels,
such as books, references and theses, in addition to the versions published by
permanent exhibition of camels
This exhibition identifies camels as a national treasure, in
addition to showing the most important scientific achievements and works of the
center, which would show the real image of the Development of the scientific
renaissance in the king Faisal University in particular and the kingdom of
Saudi Arabia in general. This exhibition participates in all scientific
national and international forums