Vision & mission


To be a world-leading institution in the development and usage of smart health technologies and knowledge to promote innovation, entrepreneurship and training programs that transforms healthcare delivery system of Saudi Arabia and the world from traditional medicine to precision medicine.


KAUST Smart-Health Initiative (KSHI) establishes world-class facilities, research laboratories and programs to drive collaboration with national and international institutions to find novel and efficient ways to integrate precision medicine approaches and tools in healthcare delivery systems while providing exceptional training to the next generation of Saudi medical practitioners and scientists. These health professionals will lead the way in translating research findings into clinical benefits and practices.