Clinical Assistant Professor
VGH Site Director
King Abdulaziz University, 2000, MD
UBC, Internal Medicine Residency, 2007, FRCPC
UBC, Endocrinology Fellowship, 2009
UBC, Islet Transplant Fellowship, 2010
Research Interests

1: Fensom B, Harris C, Thompson SE, Al Mehthel M, Thompson DM. Islet cell transplantation improves nerve conduction velocity in type 1 diabetes compared with intensive medical therapy over six years. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2016 Dec;122:101-105.

2: Thompson DM, Meloche M, Ao Z, Paty B, Keown P, Shapiro RJ, Ho S, Worsley D, Fung M, Meneilly G, Begg I, Al Mehthel M, Kondi J, Harris C, Fensom B, Kozak SE, Tong SO, Trinh M, Warnock GL. Reduced progression of diabetic microvascular complications with islet cell transplantation compared with intensive medical therapy. Transplantation. 2011 Feb 15;91(3):373-8.

3: Thompson DM, Begg IS, Harris C, Ao Z, Fung MA, Meloche RM, Keown P, Meneilly GS, Shapiro RJ, Ho S, Dawson KG, Al Ghofaili K, Al Riyami L, Al Mehthel M, Kozak  SE, Tong SO, Warnock GL. Reduced progression of diabetic retinopathy after islet  cell transplantation compared with intensive medical therapy. Transplantation. 2008 May 27;85(10):1400-5.

4: Alswailem MM, Alzahrani OS, Alhomaidah DS, Alasmari R, Qasem E, Murugan AK, Alsagheir A, Brema I, Abbas BB, Almehthel M, Almeqbali A, Alzahrani AS. Mutational analysis of rare subtypes of congenital adrenal hyperplasia in a highly inbred population. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2018 Feb 5;461:105-111.

5: Almalki MH, Altuwaijri MA, Almehthel MS, Sirrs SM, Singh RS. Subcutaneous versus intraperitoneal insulin for patients with diabetes mellitus on continuous  ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: meta-analysis of non-randomized clinical trials. Clin Invest Med. 2012 Jun 1;35(3):E132-43.

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