Salam Massadeh

Principal Investigator

Center of Excellence for Biomedicine

Dr. Salam Massadeh is a Research Scientist in the Developmental Medicine Department at the King Abdullah International Medical Research Center (KAIMRC). Dr. Massadeh is leading the therapy development lab under the Developmental Medicine Department (DMD) at KAIMRC. In addition she is a Joint Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS). Besides, she is the principle investigator of major research projects, and a co-Investigator of many other research projects related to therapy development, gene therapy, gene discovery and pharmacogenetics. In her current position, she has initiated collaborations with international research groups in her field; she is also keen to work with colleagues from different research areas. Dr. Massadeh has published her research outcomes in international peer reviewed journals. Dr. Massadeh is also a member of editorial boards of scientific journals and scientific books.

Dr. Massadeh is experienced in therapy development, drug delivery systems, bio-nanotechnology, and the use of nanotechnology for gene therapy.

Dr. Salam Massadeh has a PhD degree in the field of Nanotechnology in bio-imaging; from the University of East Anglia, United Kingdom. And a Master’s degree, in the field of Drug Delivery Systems, college of pharmacy, University of Reims Champagne Ardennes, France. In addition, she has a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from Jordan University of Science and Technology. Dr. Massadeh is Member of the Royal Pharmacists Society (RPS), United kingdom. And a member of the International Federation of Pharmacists (FIP), and several other bodies.