King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center (KFSH&RC, General Organization) holds a recognized position locally, regionally and internationally since it was established in 1975 to provide the highest level of specialized medical treatment within educational, research, and integrated environment. KFSH&RC has adopted advanced strategy based on the best medical practices and technologies, which have led a positive impact on the specialized medical-care services. It has further helped develop and enhance the examination and treatment procedure within the entire hospital of 1549 bed capacity along with a substantial staff strength of 14,650, which includes medical, research, nursing, administrative and technical staff, working together towards a common vision - to take KFSH&RC to global leading position on which the sun never sets.
King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology
King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) is a scientific government institution that supports and enhances scientific applied research. It coordinates the activities of government institutions and scientific research centers in accordance with the requirements of the development of the Kingdom. It also cooperates with the relevant authorities in identifying national priorities and policies in technology and science so as to build a scientific and technological basis that serves development in agriculture, industry, mining, etc. It also aims at developing national competences and recruiting highly qualified specialists to help develop and control modern technology in order to serve development in the Kingdom. KACST comprises all the requirements of scientific research, such as laboratories, means of communications, information sources and all necessary facilities.
Zahra Breast Cancer Association
The awareness program for breast cancer started with an idea from Dr. Suad daughter of Mohammed son of Amer in the beginning of 1421H /2001, by organizing workshops and awareness seminars in a number of universities, schools and women's centers in Riyadh.
Then the awareness activities had expanded and developed by the formation of the Committee of the National Breast Cancer Awareness Program in 1424H / 2003 under the chairmanship of Dr. Suad daughter of Mohammed son of Amer, the chief of breast cancer research unit at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Riyadh, the Committee includes a selection of specialists in different areas of Several hospitals in the city of Riyadh.
With the help of God Almighty, the Zahra Breast Cancer association was established in the beginning of the year 1428H (2007) under the chairmanship of Her Royal Highness Princess / Haifa daughter of Faisal son of Abdul Aziz and by the efforts of many charity lovers.