Khalid Ali Al Hawsawi, MD


Head of Dermatology
Consultant Dermatologist &
Pediatric Dermatologist
Department of Dermatology
King Abdulaziz Hospital
Mecca 24227, Saudi Arabia

Biography

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

• (2009-2010) Fellowship in pediatric dermatology. University of Toronto, The hospital for sick children, Toronto,Canada
• (2000) Jordanian board in Dermatology
• (2000) Saudi board in Dermatology
• (1999) Arab board in Dermatology
• (1993) Bachelor degree in medicine and surgery from king Abdulaziz University, college of medicine, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

• (1993-1994) Internship in National Guard hospital at Jeddah. Saudi Arabia
• (1994 -1995) General Practitioner in king Faisal hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia
• (1995 -1999) Postgraduate residency training program in Dermatology in Aseer central hospital, king Saud University Abha branch (old name), King Khalid University (current name), college of medicine, Abha city, Saudi Arabia
• (1999) Dermatology Specialist in King Faisal hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia
• (2000 -2004) Assistant to the Director General of Mental Health Hospital at Taif, Saudi Arabia
• (2002) Consultant dermatologist in King Faisal hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia
• (2004-2009) Consultant Dermatologist in king Abdul Aziz hospital and hera general hospital at Makkah, Saudi Arabia
• (2004-2008) Head of Dermatology Department in king Abdul Aziz hospital, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
• (2009- 2010) Fellowship in pediatric dermatology in the hospital for sick children, Toronto, Canada
• (2010-Present) Dermatology and pediatric Dermatology Consultant and Head of the Dermatology Department in King Abdulaziz Hospital, Makkah, Saudi Arabia

Research Interest

His research interest includes: Dermatology.

Scientific Activities

AWARD

(2011-2012) Dr/ Sami Al Sogair Scientific Research Award granted by the Saudi Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery

MEMBERSHIPS

(2011-Present) Member of poster exhibition task force of American Academy of Dermatology
(2001-Present) Member of American Academy of Dermatology
(2000-Present) Member of American society for pediatric Dermatology (SPD)
(1996-Present) Member of Saudi society of Dermatology and Dermatosurgery

Publications

1. Khan SU, Behairi H, Katib A, Al Hawsawi K, Aldosari M. Hidradenitis suppurativa complicated with secondary lymphedema and lymphangioma of the scrotum. Journal of Pakistan Association of Dermatologists. 2015; 25(3): 230-232.
2. Al Hawsawi K, Aljuhani O, Niaz G, Fallatah H, Alhawsawi A. Erythromelanosis follicularis faciei: Case report and review of literatures. Case Rep Dermatol. 2015; 7: 335-339. doi: 10.1159/000442343
3. Al Hawsawi K, Alghamdi A, Almasry N, Aldosari M. Proliferating Trichilemmal Tumor (PPT): A Case Report and Review of Literature. Journal of Health Science. 2015; 5(3A): 17-19. doi:10.5923/s.health.201501.06
4. Al Hawsawi K, Almehmadi K, Alraddadi B, Aljuhani O. Lichen Spinulosus: Case Report and Review of Literatures. Journal of Health Science. 2015; 5(3A): 20-22. doi:10.5923/s.health.201501.07
5. Jfri A, Al Hawsawi K, Marghalani S, Alkhuzaie A. Microcystic Adnexal Carcinoma: unusual presentation. The Journal of European Academy of Dermatology and Veneriology . 2014; 3: 1-2. doi:10.1111/jdv.12659
6. Al Hawsawi K, Jfri A, AlAhmadi B, et al. Papular elastorrhexis: case report. Journal of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. 2014. doi:10.1016/j.jdds.2014.06.006
7. Al Hawsawi K, Jan H, Al Raddadi A, Alharbi A, Al Jabri M, Satti M. Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis (AGEP) in a patient with plaque psoriasis. Saudi Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences. 2014; 2(2): 109- 112. doi:10.1097/ACI.0b013e32832cf64e
8. Katib A, Al-Hawsawi K, Motair W, Bawa A. Secondary infertility and the aging male, overview. The central european journal of urology. 2014; 67: 184-188. doi:10.5173/ceju.2014.02.art13.
9. Al Hawsawi K, Pope E. Pediatric Psychocutaneous Disorders: A Review of Primary Psychiatric Disorders with Dermatologic Manifestations. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2011; 12 (4): 247-257. doi:10.2165/11589040-000000000-00000.
10. Al Hawsawi K, Pope E. Yellow nail syndrome. Pediatr Dermatol. 2010; 27(6): 675-676.
11. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K. Kindler syndrome with facial telangiectatic hyperpigmentation: need for modification of diagnostic criteria. Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat. 2007; 16(1): 42-43.
12. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud A, Mohamed AA. Multiple hereditary trichoepitheliomas in a Saudi kindred. Skinmed. 2006; 5(1): 42-46.
13. Al Aboud D, Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud A, Ramesh V. Biographies in dermatology: an appraisal. Dermatol Online J. 2006; 12(1): 23.
14. Al Aboud KM, Al Aboud AM, Al Hawsawi KA, Ramesh V. Awards in medicine and dermatology. J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2006; 18(1): 78-80.
15. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Al Alaboud A, Ramesh V, Jain N. Blood transfusion and dermatology. Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat. 2006; 15(1): 20-24.
16. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V. Clues to pathogenesis in the behavior of drug eruptions. Int J Dermatol. 2006; 45(7): 871-872. doi:10.1111/j.1365-4632.2006.02716.x
17. Khachemoune A, Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K. A medical pearl: the bag of antibiotics sign in the diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis. Skinmed. 2006; 5(5): 217-218.
18. Al Aboud KM, Al Aboud AM, Al Hawsawi KA. King Faisal International Prize for Medicine. J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 2005; 17(3): 84-85.
19. Al Aboud Kh, Al Aboud A, Al Hawsawi KA, Ramesh V. Editors of dermatological journals. Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat. 2005; 14(4): 167-170.
20. Al Aboud A, Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud D, Ramesh V. Pigmentary mosaicism of hyperpigmented type in two sisters. Skinmed. 2005; 4(2): 120-121.
21. Al Aboud D, Broshtilova V, Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K. Dermatological aspects of cerebrovascular diseases. Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat. 2005; 14(1): 9-14.
22. Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud K, Wolf R. Misconceptions surrounding genetic diseases in developing countries. Skinmed. 2004; 3(2): 107.
23. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V. Bilateral pseudoainhum in lamellar ichthyosis. Pediatr Dermatol. 2004; 21(2): 181. doi: 10.1111/j.0736-8046.2004.21225.x
24. Al-Aboud K, Stransky L, Ramesh V, Broshtilova V, Al-Hawsawi K. Which symbol should be used to represent medicine?. Skinmed. 2004; 3(3): 128-129. doi:10.1111/j.1540-9740.2004.03274.x
25. Al Aboud K, Stransky L, Broshtilova V, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V. Symbols for dermatologists. Skinmed. 2004; 3(4): 187-188.
26. Al-Aboud FM, Al-Aboud KM, Al-Hawsawi KA, Ramesh V. Dermatological publications in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries. An analysis of 1966-2004 Medline papers. Saudi Med J. 2004; 25(11): 1652-1655.
27. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Stransky L, Broshtilova V. Proposal for an annual international day for the best journals of dermatology, and the best dermatological articles. Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat. 2004; 13(4): 138.
28. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A. Eponyms in dermatology. Skinmed. 2004; 3(1):11-2. doi:10.1111/j.1540-9740.2004.03043.x
29. Alfadley A, Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud K. Ichthyosis follicularis: a case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Dermatol. 2003; 20(1): 48-51. doi:10.1046/j.1525-1470.2003.03011.x
30. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Alfadley A. Tinea incognito on the hand causing a facial dermatophytid reaction. Acta Derm Venereol. 2003; 83(1): 59.
31. Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud K, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A. Linear angioma serpiginosum. Pediatr Dermatol. 2003; 20(2): 167-168. doi:10.1046/j.1525-1470.2003.20217.x
32. Alfadley A, Al-Hawsawi K, Thestrup-Pedersen K, Al-Aboud K. Treatment of prurigo nodularis with thalidomide: a case report and review of the literature. Int J Dermatol. 2003; 42(5): 372-375. doi:10.1046/j.1365-4362.2003.01184.x
33. Siegel DH, Ashton GH, Penagos HG, et al. Loss of kindlin-1, a human homolog of the Caenorhabditis elegans actin-extracellular-matrix linker protein UNC-112, causes Kindler syndrome. Am J Hum Genet. 2003 Jul;73(1):174-87. doi:10.1086/376609
34. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V. Kindler syndrome: two additional features. Dermatol Online J. 2003; 9(3): 20.
35. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A. An appraisal of terms used in dermatology. Skinmed. 2003; 2(3): 151-153. doi:10.1111/j.1540-9740.2003.01955.x
36. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A. Cutaneous signs. Skinmed. 2003; 2(2): 104-107.
37. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A. First branchial cleft sinus. Skinmed. 2003; 2(1): 57-58.
38. Al Aboud KM, Al Hawsawi KA, Bhat MA, Ramesh V, Ali SM. Skin cancers in Western Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med J. 2003; 24(12): 1381-1387.
39. Al Aboud K, Ramesh V, Al Hawsawi K. Fixed drug eruption to ibuprofen in daughter and father. J Drugs Dermatol. 2003; 2(6): 658-659.
40. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A. Vulval lymphangiomata mimicking genital warts. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2003; 17(6): 684-685. doi:10.1046/j.1468-3083.2003.00860.x
41. Khachemoune A, Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K. Diffuse plexiform neurofibroma in a 13-year-old girl. Dermatol Online J. 2003; 9(5): 23.
42. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V. Vaginitis emphysematosa. Sex Transm Infect. 2002; 78(2): 155. doi: 10.1136/sti.78.2.155
43. Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud K, Alfadley A, Al Aboud D. Anonychia congenita totalis: a case report and review of the literature. Int J Dermatol. 2002; 41(7): 397-399. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-4362.2002.01535_1.x
44. Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud K, Alfadley A, Al Aboud D. Reticulate acropigmentation of Kitamura-Dowling Degos disease overlap: a case report. International Journal of Dermatology 2002; 41(8): 518-520. doi:10.1046/j.1365-4362.2002.01552_6.x
45. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Ramesh V, Al Aboud D. Mnemonics in dermatology; an appraisal. International Journal of Dermatology 2002; 41(9): 594-595. doi:10.1046/j.1365-4362.2002.01615.x
46. Alfadley A, Al Hawsawi K, Hainau B, Al Aboud K. Two brothers with keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2002; 47(5 Suppl): S275-S278.
47. Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud K, Ramesh V, Al Aboud D. Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria: report of a case and review of the literature. Pediatr Dermatol. 2002; 19(6): 523-526. doi:10.1046/j.1525-1470.2002.00225.x
48. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A.Hereditary hypotrichosis simplex: report of a family. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2002; 27(8): 654-656. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2230.2002.01088.x
49. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboud D, Al Githami A. Kindler syndrome in a Saudi kindred. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2002 Nov; 27(8):673-6. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2230.2002.01127.x
50. Al Aboud K, Al Hawsawi K. Becker nevus on the hand. Eur J Dermatol. 2002; 12(6): 588.
51. Alfadley A, Hainau B, Al Aboud K, Hamadah IR, Al Hawsawi K. Ectopic respiratory mucosa in the skin associated with skeletal malformation and polydactyly. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2000; 43(5 Pt 2): 939-942.
52. Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboad K. Nethertons Syndrome: case report and review of literatures. Journal of Saudi Society of Dermatology and dermatologic Surgery. 2005; 10(1): 15-7. doi:10.1111/j.1365-4632.2005.02637.x
53. Al Hawsawi K, Al Aboad K. Pagets disease of the nipple: case report and review of literatures. Journal of Saudi Society of Dermatology and dermatologic Surgery. 2003.
54. Al Hawsawi K, Al Zahrani B, Bamani S, Al Sharif S, Al Hawsawi W. Acquired melanocytic nevus: an unusual case presentation. Dermatol Open J. 2016; 1(1): 6-8. doi:10.17140/DRMTOJ-1-103
55. Al Hawsawi K, Al Barnawi N, Hudairy R, Alaauldeen S, Malawi I. Phakomatosis pigmentovascularis: case report of type IIa. Dermatol Open J. 2016; 1(1): 19-21. doi:10.17140/ DRMTOJ-1-106