Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Honorary Senior Research Fellow







Charing Cross HospitalCharing Cross Campus





Dr. Riyadh holds a PhD in Public Health from Imperial College School of Public Health. He also holds masters in international health management from Imperial College Business School. He is an honorary research fellow at Imperial College London and held a position as a visiting scientist at Harvard University. Dr. Alshamsan is a winner of the British Chevening scholarship awards.



qin VM, McPake B, Raban M, et al., 2020, Rural and urban differences in health system performance among older Chinese adults: cross-sectional analysis of a national sample, Bmc Health Services Research, Vol:20, ISSN:1472-6963

Alshamsan R, Lee JT, Rana S, et al., 2017, Comparative health system performance in six middle-income countries: cross-sectional analysis using World Health Organization study of global ageing and health, Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, Vol:110, ISSN:0141-0768, Pages:365-375

Alshamsan R, Leslie H, Majeed A, et al., 2017, Financial hardship on the path to Universal Health Coverage in the Gulf States, Health Policy, Vol:121, ISSN:0168-8510, Pages:315-320

Majeed A, El-Sayed AA, Khoja T, et al., 2014, Diabetes in the Middle-East and North Africa: An update, Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, Vol:103, ISSN:0168-8227, Pages:218-222


Alshamsan R, Use of financial incentives in health systems reform, Second Saudi Society for Health Administration conference

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