Dr. Saleh Alharbi, MD, is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Umm AlQura in Mecca. He is also Chief of Pediatric at Dr. Suleiman Fakeeh Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Suleiman Fakeeh Hospital is presently considered one of the most distinguished private hospitals in the Middle East, and is visited by over 500,000 patients every year.
Dr. Alharbi received his medical degree from the king Abdulaziz University. He then completed a residency in pediatrics at the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, where he also completed a fellowship in pediatric pulmonary medicine.
He is an expert in pediatric pulmonary medicine, especially childhood asthma, cystic fibrosis, and infantile wheezing. Dr. Alharbi has served as Chairman and a faculty member of many national educational initiatives relating to childhood asthma.
Dr. Alharbi is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, with subspecialty in pediatric pulmonology. He is affiliated with a number of national and international professional organizations, including the Saudi Thoracic Society, where he serves as advisory member of the Society’s Clinical Practice Committee, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the American College of Chest Physicians.