King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz University Hospital

King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz University Hospital (KAAUH) is a 300 bed, teaching hospital for, and located on the campus of, the Princess Noura bint Abdulrahman University (PNU), in Riyadh.

The university was founded in 1970 and was known originally as Girls' University and Riyadh University. With the opening of its new campus in 2008, the name was changed to Princess Noura bint Abdulrahman University (PNU).

PNU has over 47,000 students enrolled in 15 colleges, including: College of Medicine, College of Dentistry, College of Nursing ,College of Pharmacy, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences, College of Business Administration, College of Computer & Information Science, College of Science, College of Art & Design, College of Art, College of Education, College of Home Economics, College of Social Work, College of Languages & Translation, and Community College.

Opened in 2017, KAAUH has three centres of excellence: Women’s Health, Adolescent Health, and Child Growth and Development.

Clinical services at KAAUH include: OB/Gyn, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, ENT, Ophthalmology, and Urology.

In addition to the university and the hospital, staff housing is on-campus, and all units are fully furnished, and include free satellite TV and internet connection. PNU rail operates 22 automated trains connected by 14 train stations, located across the entire campus.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

The capital city, population about 5 million and expanding into the surrounding desert at a rapid pace. Has extravagantly fanciful buildings, malls, and towers.

The social life for Westerners is enriched by events at the foreign embassies in the city. After people acclimatize to the heat, they play sports: golf, tennis, hockey, soccer, sand-board.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia, population of approximately 33 million (2017 est. 63% Saudis, 37% expatriates), with mountains and the Red Sea on the west coast, the Arabian Gulf on the east coast, and the Empty Quarter in the middle.

Mecca and Medina, the two most holy cities in Islam, are located north of Jeddah. The country's majority religion is Sunni Islam. Common recreational activities pursued by Westerners: desert camping, swimming and diving in the Red Sea, running, tennis, hiking in the mountains. more



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