Dr. Zikra Alkhayal

Dr Zikra Alkhayal has completed her undergraduate dental training from the Royal London, England, postgraduate training in Pediatric Dentistry from University of Illinois, Chicago, USA and was the first Saudi to Obtain the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Currently, Consultant Pediatric Dentist and Joint Appointee/Scientist, Stem Cell and Regeneration Program in King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

She was recently a Visiting Research Fellow, King’s College, London, UK and Visiting Research Associate, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, USA. Her current interests are in the development of Special Care Dentistry for the medically compromised, procedural sedation, quality of care and the translational aspects of stem cell and regeneration.