Anwar Ali Jammah, MD, FRCPC, FACP, FACE
Consultant Endocrinology, Diabetes & Thyroid Oncology
Associate Professor King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Current Position:

  • Associate Professor in Medicine, King Saud University.
  • Head of the Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes Division in King Saud University and
    KSU Medical City
  • Consultant Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Thyroid Oncology

Certifications and boards:

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), From King Saud University August
    14, 2000.
  • American Board in Medicine (ABIM), 2006.
  • American Board in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism (ABEM), 2008.
  • Canadian Board in Medicine, 2007.
  • Canadian Board in Endocrinology & Metabolism, 2008.
  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Canada (FRCPC) 2006
  • Fellow of American College of Physicians (FACP) 2009
  • Fellow of the American College of clinical Endocrinology (FACE) 2010
  • Fellowship in Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism from University of Western Ontario,
    Canada 2007-2008
  • Fellowship in Thyroid Oncology (Nuclear Medicine/Endocrinology) from London Health
  • Science Centre & University of Western Ontario, Canada 2008-2009
  • Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound and U/S guided FNA (ECNU) From American
    college of Endocrinology December 2009.
  • International Endocrine Neck Ultrasound & FNA instructor with American Association of
  • Clinical Endocrinologist (ACP).
  • ISCD Certification, Certified Clinical Densitometrist from International Society for Clinical
    Densitometry (CCD®) June 2008.

Experience and positions:

  • Consultant Medicine, Endocrinology, DM & Thyroid Oncology from 2009
  • Saudi FDA, Essential drug committee member from 2015 until present time.
  • Saudi Commission for Heath Specialties, Scientific Committee of DM program member.
  • Head of Pharmacy and therapeutic (P&T) committee in University Hospitals 2010-2016.
  • Organizer of Endocrine Neck Ultrasound & FNA courses from 2012 until present time.

Selected publications:

  • Endocrine and Metabolic Complications Post-Bariatric Surgery. Saudi Journal of
  • Characterization of thyroid function and antithyroid antibody tests among Saudis. Saudi Med
  • Effect of Vitamin D Supplementation on Glucose Control and Inflammatory Response in Type
    II Diabetes: A Double Blind, Randomized Clinical Trial. Int J Endocrinol Metab.
  • Evaluation of the Accuracy of Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytology in the Diagnosis of Thyroid
    Nodules: A Retrospective Analysis of Data From a Tertiary Care Hospital in Saudi Arabia.
    Turk Jem
  • Incidental finding of ovarian teratoma on post-therapy scan for papillary thyroid cancer and
    impact of SPECT/CT imaging. Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol.
  • Prevalence of thyroid disease in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Respir Med.
  • A limp in a pregnant woman as a first presentation of celiac disease. Osteoporos Int.
    Gestational diabetes after infertility treatment for polycystic ovarian syndrome. Saudi Med J.