About the Department:
In 2005, The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences (MDL) was established as the department of Laboratory Siences at the College of Sicence – Al Qassim University at Zulfi city. When MU was established in 2009, the College of Science was merged to be one of its colleges. Since 2009 the department of Laboratory Siences became one of CAMS departments as the MDL department. Nevertheless, the department of Laboratory Siences curriculum was continued to be taught unitl the new modified curriculum came in 2012. A collaboration has been established between CAMS and the College of Science, stating that all teaching responsibilities for MDL students at Zulfi campus carried out by academics from the College of Science.
In addition, institutions involved in the study program are local and regional governmental hospitals. The memorandum of understanding was established between the Ministry of Higher Education and Ministry of Health that allows governmental Universities to use all clinical facilities of those hospitals for training purposes of their enrolled students as well as for student interns (Appendix 1: the memorandum of understanding between the Ministry of Higher Education & the Ministry of Health).