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About DOR

In this modern age, scientific research forms the bedrock of sustainable national development and King Saud University is committed to supporting scientific research at all levels through its Research Chairs program. The DOR Research Chair gladly welcomes collaboration with scientists from across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and beyond, to produce high-quality research.



To contribute towards promotion of oral health awareness in Saudi community for prevention of oral disease and to foster a generation of researchers specialized in developing dental biomaterials by investigating biological and mechanical responses in dental and oral rehabilitation.


To localize the development and manufacture of dental biomaterials for optimal rehabilitation.


  • To prepare a generation of researchers capable of investigating and developing dental and oral biomaterials.
  • To provide consultations to the concerned bodies such as the Ministry of Health in the field of dental and oral rehabilitation.