Ahmed S. BaHammam, MD, FRCP

The University Sleep Disorders Center, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr. BaHammam is currently is a tenured Professor of Medicine at King Saud University (KSU). Recognized as a leading expert in the field of sleep medicine, both nationally and internationally, Prof. BaHammam has established the first academic sleep disorders center in Saudi Arabia and the first Sleep Medicine Fellowship program and subsequently chaired a committee, which established the Saudi regulation for accreditation of sleep medicine specialists and sleep technologists. For his contribution to sleep medicine, he was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award (2016) by King Saud University. He published more than 200 scientific articles, more than 35 chapters and 2 books. He is a member of the editorial board of several international medical journals. Further information about his work can be found at https://fac.ksu.edu.sa/ashammam/home.

Articles Published in the Journal of Thoracic Disease

Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in patients with obesity hypoventilation syndrome