Dr. Nazeeh ALOthmany

Dr. Nazeeh ALOthmany

Dr. Nazeeh ALOthmany

Strategist, Technology Transfer, Innovations, World Health Organization (WHO) Medical Devices Expert, an Associate professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  Seeking To contribute in promoting and building the echo system innovation and technology transfer and play a role in localization of best practices in technology innovation, management and commercialization of ideas. Received his Phd in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh, USA, MSc in the same field from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and BSc from King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah.

Dr Nazeeh is a member in Medical Devices committee as well as the Scientific Council for Dental and Medical Technology at the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties. He is also a founder and a board member in Rofaida Women Health Society. He held many positions, The vice executive president for Saudi Food and Drugs authority, consultant for deputy minister of health, consultant with King Abdulaziz foundation for giftedness, WHO, and many other public and private entities.

His areas of expertise includes strategy, Instrumentation, signal and image processing, biomedical applications, innovation, technology transfer, and entrepreneurship. He holds tow patents for medical devices from the US patent office, published multiple papers in peer reviewed Journals and co-authored a textbook “Electrical Engineering Measurement Technologies”, authored a novel “scholarship journey between easternizing and westernizing. Delivered dozens of local and international speeches, webinar in technology, innovation, research , biomedical engineering, localization, and entrepreneurship. He also has a blog “Be the change you would like to see” where he writes blogs in his areas of expertise