Saudi General Surgery Society Conference


Dr. Hassan Mashbari

He is an assistant professor in Surgery at Jazan University, the General Surgery Residency
Program Director in the Jazan Region, and the Clinical Simulation & Life Support Center director
at Jazan University. He is also the Trauma Pathway Lead & the Cluster Trauma Medical Director
for Jazan Region as part of the national initiative to achieve the 2030 vision. He finished his
surgical residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). He completed a 2-year Trauma,
Acute Care Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital,
Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA, USA.
He worked closely with Dr. David King at Massachusetts General Hospital Animal Lab both
clinically and research-wise, collaborating on industry and Department of Defense (DOD) funded
projects as well as more typical academic efforts and innovations, including SurgiBox, Gel-e:
Sprayable “Reversible” Foam Hemostat for Treatment of Non-Compressible Hemorrhage. His
passion is to work closely with colleagues on Trauma System development, improve pre-hospital
delivery of care, outreached injury prevention, surgical education, and developing tools to measure
surgical capacity