This program is research-based and puts emphasis on independent research carried out by a student, supplemented with courses to expand the student's knowledge in medical biochemistry and molecular biology. Over the past years, the Division of Biochemistry in the Department of Biomedical Sciences has carried out research projects within the department and in collaboration with other divisions within the medical school. Some of these research projects were interdisciplinary and dealt with medical issues such as hemoglobinopathies, diabetes, and the genetics of these diseases.
The Program is conducted at the Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine of King Faisal University. This Department is equipped with various basic and specialized labs for students teaching and research work. Students work under the supervision of highly skilled faculty, and there is continuous guidance regarding academics and research
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