Person Detail

Dr. Halees obtained his B.Sc. in computer science from King Saud University, Riyadh in 1997. He obtained his M.Sc. in Neural Networks and Information Processing from Kingís College, London in 2000. He obtained his Ph.D. in Bioinformatics from Boston University, Boston, MA in 2006. His thesis focus was on using integrative strategies to enhance the understanding of genomic data. He joined the program in 2007 and is currently the head of the Bioinformatics group.

Dr. Haleesís expertise is the analysis of genetic sequences and promoter elements. He was a member of the international ENCODE consortium in the technology development group of Prof. Zhiping Weng.


Post-Doctoral Fellow,

Bioinformatics Group Head

Anas Al-Halees, PhD

Phone: +966 1 464 7272 ext. 32570

Text Box: The Biomolecular Research Program

King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center

King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center