Dr. Ali A. Khraibi
Dr. Ali A. Khraibi Professor & Chair, Immunology & Physiology
Bio
Education
Teaching Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Professor & Chair, Department of Immunology and Physiology

Ali A. Khraibi, Ph.D. is a physiologist who joined Khalifa University as a Professor of Physiology and Chair – Department of Immunology and Physiology. Previously, Dr. Khraibi was at Alfaisal University, where he was one of the founding faculty. He received his B.S., M.S, and Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi and trained and worked at Wake Forest University, The Mayo Clinic, The University of Illinois at Chicago, and Eastern Virginia Medical School.  

Education
  • PhD Physiology/Biomedical Engineering, University of Mississippi School of Medicine
  • Master Degree: Civil Engineering, University of Mississippi
  • Bachelor Degree: Civil Engineering, University of Mississippi
Teaching Areas
  • Cardiovascular Physiology
  • Renal Physiology
  • Action and Membrane potential
  • Endocrine Physiology
  • Female reproduction and pregnancy
Research Interests
  • Hypertension
  • Renal function adaptations to pregnancy
  • Renal function adaptations to diabetes
  • Cardiovascular and renal adaptations to obesity