Prof. Aljedai earned his Doctorate Degree (Pharm. D.) from the University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis, MO, USA and completed a general pharmacy practice residency and a specialty residency in immunology and solid organ transplant pharmacotherapy at the University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA.
During this time he obtained his Master of Business Administration (MBA) as well.
He is board certified as Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS), Board Certified as Transplant Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCTxP), a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP), a Fellow of the American Society of Transplantation (FAST), a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (FCCP) and a fellow of the American Society of Health System Pharmacy (FASHP).
He works currently as the Assistant Deputy Minister for Therapeutic Affairs, Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia. He is the founding president of the Saudi Clinical Pharmacy Society (SSCP). Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is a Professor at Al-Faisal University, Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy and the editor-in-chief of the Saudi Journal of Clinical Pharmacy.
He was the past chairman of the scientific board of pharmacy in Saudi Arabia. He works as a consultant clinical pharmacist with the solid organ transplant teams at KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
He is a member of the advisory board of 4 different schools of pharmacy in Saudi Arabia and many peer reviewed journals such as the Journal of the American Pharmacy Association (JAPhA) and Journal of American College of Clinical Pharmacy (JACCP).
He also holds several consultancy positions at the world Health Organization (WHO), Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA), and the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS).
He has presented more than a thousand presentations over the years locally and internationally and published more than 100 original peer-reviewed research papers in the medical and pharmaceutical journals in addition to 4 textbooks chapters related to transplant pharmacotherapy, pharmacy practice, and health technology and administration.