Ghanem Mohammed Abdullah Al-Ghamdi

Name

 1

Saudi

Nationality

2

Al-Baha: 1 / 12 /1388 H

Place and Date of Birth

3

Professor, Department of Biology, College of Sciences

Al-Baha University, Saudi Arabia

ghanemalghamdi@gmail.com

Address

4

 

 

2. Education

 

Year

Country

University

 Degree

2003

Minnesota, USA

University of Minnesota

PhD

1998

Minnesota, USA

University of Minnesota

MSc

1992

Saudi Arabia

King Faisal University

BVSc

 

 

 

3. Thesis Title

 

Characterization of Proliferative Enteropathy in Horses

 PhD Thesis

Veterinary Medicine

Graduate Major

Microbiology, Immunology, Molecular PathoBiology

Minor Field

 

 

Molecular Epidemiology of Streptococcus equi

MS Thesis

 

 

 

4. Employment History

Year

Title

Type

2018 - Date

Acting Vice President for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research

Administrative

2017 - Date

Dean, College of Clinical Pharmacy

Administrative

2015 – 2017

Acting Dean, College of Clinical Pharmacy

Administrative

2015 – Date

Editor in Chief, AlBaha University Journal of Basic and Applied research

Administrative

2014

Acting Chair, Department of Biology

Administrative

2013

Acting Chair, Department of Physics

Administrative

2010- 2012

Dean, College of Science, Al-Baha University

Administrative

2009-2012

Director General, Scholarship and intra-University Relation, Al-Baha University

Administrative

2006- 2008

Chair, Department of Clinical Studies, King Faisal University

Administrative

2006- 2009

Associate Dean for Veterinary Teaching Hospital Affairs, King Faisal University

Administrative

2014

Visiting Professor, University of Federal Minas Geras, Belo Horzinate, Brazil

Academic

2013 to date

Professor, Department of Biology, College of Science, Al-Baha University

Academic

2009- 2013

Associate Professor, Department of Biology, College of Science, Al-Baha University

Academic

2010

Visiting Professor, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, US

Academic

2006

Visiting Professor, University of Federal Minas Geras, Belo Horzinate, Brazil

Academic

2003- 2009

Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Studies, College of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Resources, King Faisal University

Academic

1993-2003

Teaching Assistant (Demonstrator), Department of Clinical Studies, College of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Resources, King Faisal University

Academic

 

 

Community Services

  • AlBaha University Board 2015 – to date.
  • Scientific Research Council of AlBaha University 2015 – to date.
  • Curricular Committee of AlBaha University  2015 – to date.
  • Committee of Teaching Assistances Appointment 2015-2016.
  • Committee of Scholarship and Training 2016 – to date.
  • Chair of Clinical Training College of Pharmacy, AlBaha University 2015 – to date.
  • Chair of Clinical Academic Affairs, College of Pharmacy, AlBaha University 2015 – to date.
  • Chair of Clinical Strategic Planning Committee, College of Pharmacy, AlBaha University 2015 – to date.
  • Chair of Accreditation Committee, College of Pharmacy, AlBaha University 2015 – to date.
  • Scientific Research Council of AlBaha University 2010 – 2014.
  • Secretary of Scientific Research Council of AlBaha University 2013 – 2014.
  • Consulting Organization to AlBaha Governer 2013 - to date.
  • Cooperation Agricultural Organization of Albah 2013 - to date.
  • Environmental Friend Organization 2013 – to date.
  • Chair of Community Services Committee, College of Sciences, AlBaha University, 2013 – 2014.
  • Committee of Teaching Assistances Appointment 2010 – 2012.
  • Curricular Committee of AlBaha University  2010 – 2012.
  • Academic Affairs Committee,  AlBaha University 2010 – 2011.
  • AlBaha University Board Member 2010 – 2012.
  • Chair of Regulatory Committee, College of Sciences, AlBah University, 2010 – 2012.
  • Chair of Lab Safety Committee, College of Sciences, AlBah University, 2010 – 2012.
  • Veterinary Teaching Hospital Committee Member, College of Veterinary Medicine, King Faisal University 2006-2009.
  • Budget Committee, College of Veterinary Medicine, King Faisal University 2006-2009.
  • Community Service Committee Member, College of Veterinary Medicine, King Faisal University 2006-2009.
  • Higher Studies Committee Member, College of Veterinary Medicine, King Faisal University 2006-2009.
  • Academic Affairs Committee Member, College of Veterinary Medicine, King Faisal University 2006-2009.
  • Examination Committee Member, College of Veterinary Medicine, King Faisal University 1993-1994.
  • Student Activities Committee Member, College of Veterinary Medicine, King Faisal University 1993-1994.

 

Conferences

 

Authors

Title

Conference

1

Almujalli A.,
Al-Ghamdi G

Clinicopathological Findings of Paratuberculosis in Camels; Possible steps for control strategy

International Conference on Biology, Environment and Chemistry, Istanbul, Turkey, July 30-31, 2014.

2

Alghamdi M, AlGhamdi G

Challenges Facing Farmers in the Governorate of AlBaha, Saudi Arabia

International Conference on Biological, Ecological and Environmental Sciences, and Engineering, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil February, 27-28, 2014

3

Ghanem M AlGhamdi, Ahmad AlQudari, Omar Al-Jabr

Prevalent gastrointestinal parasites and most efficient deworming protocols in horses under hot dry climates

 24th  International Conference of the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology, 25 – 29 August 2012, Perth Australia.

4

Ghanem M. AlGhamdi

Attending

Tropical Infectious Diseases; 10 – 15 / 2 / 2013, Galveston, TX United States

5

Ghanem M. AlGhamdi

Attending

28th Meeting of the Saudi Biological Society, Hail, 2013

6

Ghanem M. AlGhamdi

Attending

27th  Meeting of the Saudi Biological Society, Jazan, 2012

7

Almujalli A.,
Al-Ghamdi G

Relationship Between Mineral Status And Jaw Fracture In Dromedary Camels (Camelus dromedarius)

The 5th Sci Conferences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Mansoura, Egypt, 18-22/09/2012

9

Ghanem M. AlGhamdi

Attending

24th   Meeting of the Saudi Biological Society, Madina Munawrah, 2009

10

AlGhamdi G,  Alghamdi A, Homaida A, ElAzhari J, Ames T, Timoney J

Documentation of Strangles in Saudi Arabia

The 6th  International scientific conference, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Mansoura University in Co-Operation with Teramo University Italy, 22-23 april 2009, p38.

11

Ghanem M. AlGhamdi

Attending

4th International mastitis Conference,  12 – 15/ 6/ 2005 Maastricht, the Netherland

 

12

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, Roberto M. C. Guedes, Trevor R. Ames,  Abby M. Sage,  David W. Hayden, Axel Neubauer, Connie J. Gebhart

Reproduction of Equine Proliferative Enteropathy in Foals

 

11th  SIVE Congress, 2004, Italy.

13

G. M. Al-Ghamdi, R. M. C. Guedes, T. R. Ames, A. M. Sage, D. W. Hayden, A. Neubauer, C. J. Gebhart.

Reproduction of proliferative enteropathy in foals after challenge with Lawsonia intracellularis  infected porcine intestinal mucosa homogenate. 

83rd annula meeting , Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases , November 2002, abstract 109

14

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, DVM, MS; Connie J. Gebhart, PhD; David W. Hayden, DVM, PhD, Trevor R. Ames, DVM, MS.

Diagnostic testing to document the occurrence of Lawsonia intracellularis in Horses.

ACVIM proceeding, 2001, p368 abstract 161

15

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, DVM, MS; Trevor R. Ames, DVM, MS; Stephanie Valberg, DVM, PhD; Abby Sage, DVM, Karlene Stange, DVM,

Molecular characterization of Streptococcus equi isolates cultured from horses experiencing post-vaccinal reaction

ACVIM proceeding, 2001, p331, abstract 13

16

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, Trevor R Ames, Connie J Gebhart

Repetitive element based-polymerase chain reaction analysis of Lawsonia intracellularis isolates obtained from various animal species. 

82nd  annual meeting , Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases , November 2001

CRWAD 2001, abstract 110

17

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, Trevor R. Ames, Connie J Gebhart.

Use of multiple DNA fingerprinting methods to characterize Streptococcus equi isolates cultured from horses experiencing post-vaccinal reaction.

CRWAD 2001, abstract 19.

 

18

Ghanem M. AlGhamdi

Attending

45th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Equine Practitioners, Albuquerque, NM, December,  2000

 

19

Ghanem M. AlGhamdi

Attending

American College of veterinary Internal medicine Forum Seattle, WA, Jun, 1999

 

20

G M Al-Ghamdi,  V Kapur, T R Ames, M A Mellencamp.

Molecular epidemiology of Streptococcus equi subspecies equi.

78th  annula meeting , Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases , November 1997, abstract 1.

21

G M Al-Ghamdi,  V Kapur, T R Ames, M A Mellencamp.

 

77th annual meeting , Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases , November 1996

 

 

 

Published Articles                                                            

NO

Authors

Title

Journal

1

Ibrahim G Alghamdi and Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

The pattern of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Saudi Arabia, A descriptive epidemiological study of data from Saudi cancer registry 2002-2013

International Journal of Advanced Research (In Press)

 

2

Ibrahim G Alghamdi and Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

The incidence rate of invasive breast cancer in the United States of America: an observational descriptive epidemiological analysis of data from the Center  for Disease Control and Prevention 1999 – 2014

International Journal of Current Advanced Research 2017:6:6: 4391-4399.

3

Ibrahim G Alghamdi and Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

 

The incidence rate of invasive prostate cancer in the United States of America: an observational descriptive epidemiological analysis of data from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention 1999-2014

International Journal of Current Advanced Research 2017:6:6: 4316-4326.

 

4

 Ibrahim G. Alghamdi and Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

The incidence rate of female breast cancer in England, United Kingdom: An observational descriptive epidemiological analysis of data from National Statistics Office 2000-2014

American Journal of Research Communication, 2017:5(7)1-30.

5

A. Y. Al-Qudari, G. M. Al-Ghamdi, O. A. Al-Jabr

Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Parasites in Horses  in Saudi Arabia

Scientific Journal of King Faisal University (2015:16:2:37-47)

6

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

Incidence of West Nile Virus among horses in Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia

International Journal of Virology, 2014, 10: 163-167

7

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in Camels Clinical Aspects and Control Suggestions

Eg Acad. J Biolo Sci. (2013,5(1):11-15)

8

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

Serology study of Streptococcus equi in Saudi Arabia

Veterinary Research: 2012; 5(5-6):107-109.

9

Almujalli, A. M, and Al-Ghamdi, G. M

 

Clinicopathological Findings of Partuberclosis in Camels
Possible Steps for Control Strategy

Research Journal of Biological Sciences  (2012) 7:3: 128-131.

10

Ghanem M Al-Ghamdi.

Clinical Data Suggested Proliferative Enteropathy-Free Horses in Saudi Arabia.

Egypt. Acad. J.  Biolog. Sci.,(2012); 4(1): 39-43.

 

11

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi

 

Characterization of strangles-episodes in horses experiencing
 post-vaccinal reaction

Journal of Animal & Veterinary Advance (2012, 11, 19: 3600-3603)

12

Almujalli, A. M& Al-Ghamdi, G. M

Relationship Between Mineral Status And Jaw Fracture In Dromedary Camels (Camelus dromedarius)

Egyptian Society for Animal management 2012.

13

G. M. Al-Ghamdi, R. M. C. Guedes, A. M. Sage,  D. W. Hayden,  A. Neubauer, T R Ames

Reproduction of Proliferative Enteropathy in Foals using Porcine Intestinal Mucosal Homogenate

 

Bulg J Vet Med (2012)15 ,4,273-282.

14

Ghanem  Al-Ghamdi, Ahmad Al-Qudari, Omar Al-Jabr

Efficacy of Deworming Protocols in Horses in Saudi Arabia

Research Journal of Pharmacology (2012, 6;5: 78-82.)

15

Al-mujalli, A.M,. A.A. Al-Naeem. G. Al-Ghamdi, A., Al-Swailem, E. Al-Yamani,  A.M. Shehata,  M.A. Al-Dubaib, M. Hashad, D.A. El-Lithy, O.M. Mahmoud, and M. Alfayez

Cellular and biochemical blood profile in camels suffering from dubduba syndrome

Scientific Journal of King Faisal University (2011:12:2:165-172)

16

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi*

Proloiferative Enteropathy of Horses (A review article)

Mansoura Vet Med J. 2010:12,1:17-23.

17

A. Al-swailem, m. A. Al-dubaib, G. Al-Ghamdi, e. Al-yamani, a. A. Al-naeem, a. M. Al-mejali, m. Shehata & o. M. Mahmoud

Cerebral listeriosis in a she-camel at Qassim Region, Central Saudi Arabia

Veterinarski archiv 80 (4), 539-547, 2010

 

18

A. Al-swailem, m. A. Al-dubaib, G. Al-Ghamdi, e. Al-yamani, a. A. Al-naeem, a. M. Al-mejali, m. Shehata & o. M. Mahmoud

High sulphur content of water from deep bore wells as a possible cause of polioencephalitis in a camel

 

Bulgarian Journal of Veterinary Medicine (2009), 12, No 4, 265−270

 

19

Al-Ghamdi, G., A.A. Al-Naeem, A. Wuenschmann, U. Wernery, M. Al-Dubaib, A.M. Al-swailem, M. Hamouda, E. Al-Yamani, M. Shehata, D.A. El-Lithy, O.M. Mahmoud and A.M. Al-Mujali,

Dubduba Syndrome: non-suppurative meningoencephalomyelitis in dromedary camels in Saudi Arabia.

 

J. Camel Pract. Res. 2009:16 (1): 19-23.

20

Al-dubaib, m. A., al-swailem, a., Al-ghamdi, G., al-yamania, a., al-naeem. A., al-mejali, a., shehata, m., hashad, m., el-lithy, d., mahmoud, o. M.

Dubduba Syndrome: an Emerging Neurological Disease of Camels with a Possible Viral Etiology Agent

 

Journal of Camel Practice and Research, India, 15 (2) 147-152.

Dec 2008

21

Ghanem M Al-Ghamdi

Determination of Prevalence of Strangles in Saudi Arabia

Res J Biol Sci: 2008; 3, 10 1137-1139.

22

Ghanem M Al-Ghamdi & Abdulmohsen A Al-Naeem

Epidemiological Aspects of Salinomycin Toxicity in Camels (Camelus Dromedarius)

Mansoura Vet Med J. 2008.

23

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi1*, Alongkorn Amonsen2, Connie J Gebhart2, Vivek Kapur2, Trevor R. Ames3

Use of repetitive sequence-based polymerase chain reaction to characterize Streptococcus equi subspecies equi isolates cultured from horses experiencing post-vaccinal reaction

 

J Anim Vet Adv 2008;7(8):892-896.

24

Ghanem Al-Ghamdi

Most Common Diseases Impacting Horse Health
in the Major Regions of Saudi Arabia

J Anim Vet Adv 2008;7(5):581-583.

25

Ghanem M Al-Ghamdi

Strangles; the Continuous Challenge to Practitioners

Mansoura Vet Med J.2007, 9,2:95-107.

26

Al-Mujalli A M., Fouda T A., Al-Ghamdi G H M. and Hussein Y A

Clinical and Laboratory Investigation of Swayback and Enzootic Ataxia in Lambs and Kids in Eastern District of Saudi Arabia

9th  Sci. Cong Egyptian Society for Cattle Diseases, 2-4 Dec 2007. Assiut Egypt

27

Núbia Resende de Macêdo, Ghanem Al-Ghamdi, Connie Jane Gebhart, Roberto Maurício Carvalho Guedes

Enteropatia proliferativa em eqüinos (Proliferative enteropathy in horses)

 

Enteropatia proliferativa Ciência Rural, Santa Maria, v.38, n.3, p.889-897, mai-jun.

28

Ghanem Al-Ghamdi

Guttural Pouch Diseases in Three Foals

J Anim Vet Adv, 2006: 5:12:1172-1174.

29

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, Connie J. Gebhart, David W. Hayden & Trevor R. Ames

Documentation of Proliferative Enteropathy in Foals

Scientific Journal of King Faisal University (2006)7:2:147-154.

30

Kaese HJ, Valberg SJ, Hayden DW, Wilson JH, Charlton P, Ames TR, Al-Ghamdi GM

Infarctive purpura hemorrhagica in five horses

J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2005 Jun 1;226(11):1893-8, 1845

31

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi Roberto M. C. Guedes, Trevor R. Ames,  Abby M. Sage,  David W. Hayden, Axel Neubauer, Connie J. Gebhart

Reproduction of Equine Proliferative Enteropathy in Foals

 

11th  SIVE Congress,2004.

32

G. M. Al-Ghamdi, R. M. C. Guedes, T. R. Ames, A. M. Sage, D. W. Hayden, A. Neubauer, C. J. Gebhart.

Reproduction of proliferative enteropathy in foals after challenge with Lawsonia intracellularis  infected porcine intestinal mucosa homogenate. 

CRWAD 2002, abstract 109

33

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, DVM, MS; Connie J. Gebhart, PhD; David W. Hayden, DVM, PhD, Trevor R. Ames, DVM, MS.

Diagnostic testing to document the occurrence of Lawsonia intracellularis in Horses.

ACVIM proceeding, 2001, p368 abstract 161

34

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, DVM, MS; Trevor R. Ames, DVM, MS; Stephanie Valberg, DVM, PhD; Abby Sage, DVM, Karlene Stange, DVM,

Molecular characterization of Streptococcus equi isolates cultured from horses experiencing post-vaccinal reaction

ACVIM proceeding, 2001, p331, abstract 13

35

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, Trevor R Ames, Connie J Gebhart

Repetitive element based-polymerase chain reaction analysis of Lawsonia intracellularis isolates obtained from various animal species. 

CRWAD 2001, abstract 110

36

Ghanem M. Al-Ghamdi, Trevor R. Ames, Connie J Gebhart.

Use of multiple DNA fingerprinting methods to characterize Streptococcus equi isolates cultured from horses experiencing post-vaccinal reaction.

CRWAD 2001, abstract 19.

 

37

Al-Ghamdi G, Ames T, Kapur V, Love D, Timoney J, Mellencamp M.

Use of repititive sequence-based polymerase chain reaction for molecular epidemiologic analysis of Streptococcus equi subspecies equi.

Am. J. Vet Res. 2000,61;699-705.

 

38

Al-Ghamdi G, Ames T, Chase C, Walker R, Frank G, Maheswara S

Serotyping of Mannheimia (Pasteurella) hemolytica isolates from the upper Midwest.

J. Vet Dia. Inv. 2000,12;576-578

39

G M Al-Ghamdi,  V Kapur, T R Ames, M A Mellencamp.

Molecular epidemiology of Streptococcus equi subspecies equi.

CRWAD 1997, abstract 1.

 

 

 

Funding Grants

NO

Title

Organization

Year

Amount

1

Senior Students Clinical Training Programs at the College of Veterinary
Medicine and Animal Resources; Case Study

Deanship for Scientific Research, King Faisal University

2006

SR 22,000

2

Incidence and Risk Factors Associated with Colic in Horses in the Eastern Province of Saudi

Deanship for Scientific Research, King Faisal University

2006

SR 99,300

3

Strangles: Bacterial Isolation, Antibacterial Susceptibility and Genetic Fingerprinting

King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology

2005

SR 670,000

4

Proliferative enteropathy in horses experimentally infected with Lawsonia intracellularis

BI Vetmedica Inc

2001

$29,740

5

Epidemiology of Proliferative Enteropathy of Horses

Minnesota Equine Research Center MERC

2000

$14,000

6

Molecular characterization of Streptococcus equi isolates collected from horses experiencing post-vaccinal complications

Minnesota Equine Research Center MERC

2000

$5,000
 

7

Optimization of Diagnostic Methods for Proliferative Enteropathy in Horses,

Minnesota Equine Research Center MERC

1999

$5,900

8

Molecular Epidemiology of Streptococcus equi

Minnesota Equine Research Center MERC

1997

$6,000

 

 

 

 Scientific Recognition

 

Name Organization 

Place

Date

Outstanding Graduate Student  Presentation

American College of

Veterinary Microbiologists

CRWAD

Chicago 1996

 

 

 

Teaching Commitments

 

Undergraduate Teaching

NO Course Unites

1

Immunology

2

2

Bacteriology

3

3

Genetic Fingerprinting

2

4

College Elective

2

5

Molecular Biology

2

6

Oncology

2

7

Scientific Communication

2

8

Laboratory Safety

2

9

Graduation Project

2

10

Medicine and Therapeutics I

4

11

Professional Ethics

2

12

Medicine and Therapeutics II

3

13

Medicine and Therapeutics III

2

14

Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis

2

15

Summer Training

2

16

Intensive Clinical Practice

6

17

Graduation Dissertation

2

 

Master Course

 

1

Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis

2

 

 

Scientific Societies

No

Type

Name

Date

1

Research

Saudi Biological Society

2009

2

Professional

Saudi Veterinary Medical Society

2005

3

Professional

American Veterinary Medical Association

1997

4

Professional

 

Association of Equine Sport Medicine

1997

5

Professional

American Association of

Equine Practitioner

1997

6

Professional

American Society for Microbiology

1997