Dr. Bader Khawaji (PhD, MME, MSc, BSc BPT)

Chairperson & Assistant Professor of Anatomy

Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine-Jeddah

Official Email: khawajib@ksau-hs.edu.sa

Personal Email: khawajiba@gmail.com

Extension: 45757

Major: Anatomy

Specialization: Morphology of the Ankle Collateral Ligaments: Functional and Clinical Aspects


  • Assistant Professor of Anatomy (since 2016)
  • In Charge of College of medicine Assessment Unit (since 2018)


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Human Anatomy: June 2016University of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom
  • Master of Medical Education (MME): December 2018College of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Master of Science (MSc) in Human Anatomy: October 2011University of Dundee – Dundee, United Kingdom
  • Bachelor degree in Applied Medical Sciences, Rehabilitation Sciences-Physical Therapy (BSc BPT): June 2007 College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


  • Functional Anatomy
  • Clinical Anatomy
  • Foot Anatomy and Movements
  • Morphological Anatomy


  • Member of the American Association of Clinical Anatomists, United States of America
  • Member of the Saudi Society for Medical Education – Western Region (SSME-WR), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


  • Khawaji B, Soames R. (2015) The anterior talofibular ligament: a detailed morphological study. The Foot 25(3), 141-147.
  • Alashkham A., Alraddadi A, Khawaji B, Soames, R., 2013. Variation of Coracobrachialis. Axis: The Online Journal of CAHID 5(1).
  • Khawaji B, Soames R. (2015) The anatomy of the superficial component of the deltoid ligament of the ankle [Conference Paper], Clinical Anatomy 28, 1071-1083.
  • Khawaji B, Soames R. (2015) The deep posterior tibiotalar ligament (PTTL): a morphological study [Conference Paper], Clinical Anatomy 28, 1071-1083.
  • Khawaji B, Soames R. (2014) Morpholgy of the calcaneofibular ligament: The influence of joint position [Conference Paper], Clinical Anatomy 27, 1330-1349.
  • Khawaji B, Soames R. (2014) Anatomy of the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL) [Conference Paper], Clinical Anatomy 27, 262-273.