History Of Saudi Dental Society

The Saudi Dental Society was established in 1401H (1981G). Its temporary headquarter is at King Saud University. The University shall see to the realization of the Society’s objectives and shall financially and morally support the Society. The Society is directly related to His Excellency the President of the University.

History

During its establishment in 1981, the following were elected as the first set of officers
President : Dr. Sheriff El-Mofty (University of Riyadh)-
Vice President:- Dr. S. Abdel Hameed (Ministry of Health)
Secretary:- Dr. B.J. Zulqarnain (University of Riyadh)
Treasurer:- Dr. Assam Khogeer (Jeddah)
In 1985, the new elected officers handled the Saudi Dental Society
President : Prof. Abdullah R. Al-Shammery
Vice President:- Dr. Mohammed Asaad
Members:- Dr. Assam Khogeer (Jeddah)
Dr. Saleh M. Al-Shamrani
Dr. Saad A. Al-Nazhan
Dr. Ahmad Niazy
Dr. Mahmoud Abed
Treasurer:- Dr. Abdullah S. AlYahya
The 1985 set of officers sat down until 1991. In January 28, 1992 election was conducted and the following were the new officers
President : Dr. Abdullah S. AlYahya
Vice President:- Dr. Saleh M. Al-Shamrani
Members :- Dr. Zaki Fakiha
Dr. Sameer Khateery
Treasurer:- Dr. Abdullah M. AlDosari
Secretary:- Dr. Saad A. Al-Nazhan
In 1994 the following were elected
President : Prof. Abdullah R. Al-Shammery
Vice President:- Dr. Saad A. Al-Nazhan
Members :- Dr. Hassan Abdelwassie
Dr. Mansour Assery
Treasurer:- Dr. Saleh M. Al-Shamrani
Head, Scientific Committee:- Dr. Abdullah M. AlDosari
Head, Activation Committee :- Dr. Khalid A. Al Wazzan
Year 1997
President : Prof. Abdullah R. Al-Shammery
Vice President:- Dr. Mohammed Q. Al Rifaiy
Secretary:- Dr. Saad A. Al Nazhan
Treasurer:- Dr. Saleh M. Al-Shamrani
Coordinator, Scientific Club & SDS Representative:- Dr. Mansour Assery
Coordinator, Scientific Com :- Dr. Riyadh F. Akeel
Director, Health Education :- Dr. Khalid Al Wazzan
Coordinator, Publicity and News :- Dr. Hassan Abdelwassie
Coordinator, Society Activities :- Dr. Mohammed Abd. Al Garni
From 1999 to January 2004
President : Prof. Abdullah R. Al-Shammery
Vice President:- Dr. Mohammed Q. Al Rifaiy
Secretary:- Dr. Saad A. Al Nazhan
Treasurer:- Dr. Saleh M. Al-Shamrani
Coordinator, Scientific Club & SDS Representative:- Dr. Mansour Assery
Coordinator, Scientific Com :- Dr. Riyadh F. Akeel
Director, Health Education :- Dr. Khalid Al Wazzan
Director, Health Education :- Dr. Khalid Al Wazzan
Committee Members :- Dr. Abdullah M. AlDosari
Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Malik
From 2004 to January 2007
President : Prof. Yousef F. Talic
Vice President:- Dr. Khaled A. Balto
Members :- Dr. Sami A. Al-Saeed
Dr. Abdulaziz M. Al-Malik
Dr. Ali A. Al-Ehaideb
Dr. Mohammad I. Al-Obaida
Dr. Abdullah M. AlDosari
Treasurer:- Dr. Sameer A. Mokeem
Secretary:- Dr. Mohammad H. Al-Jammaz
From 2007 to February 2010
President : Prof. Yousef F. Talic
Vice President:- Dr. Abdulghani I. Mira
Members :- Dr. Ali A. Al-Ehaideb
Dr. Mohammad H. Al-Jammaz
Dr. Abdullah S. Al-Keraidis
Dr. Saud A. Al-Ajaji
Dr. Hanan A. Balto
Treasurer:- Dr. Sameer A. Mokeem
Secretary:- Dr. Hassan S. Halawany
From 2010 to January 2013
President : Dr. Ahmed M. Al-Kahtani
Vice President:- Dr. Abdulghani I. Mira
Members :- Dr. Khalil I. Al-Eisa
Dr. Asim A. Al-Ansari
Dr. Abdullah S. Al-Keraidis
Dr. Khalid S. Al-Hamdan
Dr. Rana S. Al-Hamdan
Treasurer:- Dr. Mohammad I. Al-Obaida
Secretary:- Dr. Essam M. Al-Haidri
The following are the current officers of the Saudi Dental Society
President : Dr. Fahad Ali Alshehri
Vice President:- Dr. Essam M. Al-Haidri
Members :- Dr. Abdullah S. Al-Keraidis
Dr. Asim A. Al-Ansari
Dr. Yaser M. Al-Khiary
Dr. Meshari F. Al-Otaibi
Dr. Asma’a A. Faden
Dr. Mohammad I. Al-Obaida
Treasurer:- Dr. Mohammed A. Al-Shehry
Secretary:- Dr. Faisal A. Al-Shail
From 2013 to 2016
President : Dr. Mohammad I. Al-Obaida
Vice President:- Dr. Essam Al-Haidari
Members :- Dr. Abdullah S. Al-Keraidis
Dr. Asim A. Al-Ansari
Dr. Yaser M. Al-Khiary
Dr. Meshari F. Al-Otaibi
Dr. Asma’a A. Faden
Treasurer:- Dr. Mohammed A. Al-Shehri
Secretary:- Dr. Faisal A. Al-Shail

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