Research Areas

Areas which have been the focus of extensive research by faculty members:

  • Leishmaniasis 
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Thalassemia
  • Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) Deficiency 
  • Colorectal Diseases
  • Excessive use of antibiotics in the farm industry
  • Epidemiological studies
  • Lipid profile of the population of the Eastern Province
  • Epidural shunts

 Research areas that IAU's faculty are currently working on:

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Hepatitis and HIV
  • Vitamin D status
  • Prevalence of Hypertension
  • Molecular biology of Cancer
  • Osteoporosis
  • Genetics of asthma 

This is just a sampling of the hundreds of topics that the faculty at IAU have been conducting research on. The distinquished faculty at IAU have presented their research results in countless national, regional and international symposia and conferences.

Students Research


Published on: 13 May 2014
Last update on: 08 November 2018
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