College of Medicine, University of Baghdad
The Collage of Medicine
Medical education, cardiology
"1. Omar al-kubasy, Hilal B. shawki al Saffar. Familial dilated cardiomyopathy. J of the Faculty of Medicine, 1996; 38:339-397.

2. NooriY.Kuttami, MuyassarS.Ahmed, Abbas M.Yousif, Hilal B. ShawkiAlsaffar. Simplified method for determination of cardiac output in cardiac Cath. lab. Iraqi Army Medical Journal. 1994; 6:161-165.

3. Hilal B. Shawki, Osama T Muslim, Adil Abdul-Ghafour, Amal Al Marayati. Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Hypertensive Patients Electrocardiographic and Echocardiographic Correlations and Geometrical Patterns. Iraqi Medical Journal, 2006; vol 52, No. 1: 12-20.

4. Reem S Saeed, Khalida M Al-Musawi, Haithum I Baqir, Hilal B Shawki.
The Role of Microorganisms in Restenosis after Coronary Stent Implantation. Iraqi Medical Journal, 2006; vol 52, No. 1:50-55.

5. Hilal B Shawki, Shakir M Muhammed, Amal N Reda, Et al. Pulmonary Lymphangioleiomyomatosis. Saudi Medical Journal, 2007; 28: 131-134.

6. Hilal B. Shawki. The role of white Blood Cells in Acute coronary syndrome. Journal of the Faculty of Medicine,2007; Vol, 49, no.4:362-374.

7. SafaIz Al Deen, Qais AlTaee, Hilal Al Saffar , Ihsan Al shamaa. An Echocardiographic study of Valvular Heart Disease Associated with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Iraqi Postgraduate Medical Journal 2006; Vol.5, No. 4:396-405.

8. Hilal B. Shawki , JawadA.Kadhim, Adil S. Ghafour,Amal Al marayati, Shakir M. Muhammed.Left ventricular hypertrophy in diabetic patients and its relation to other diabetic complications.Alkindy col MED J; vol 4 (1): 13-18.

9. Hilal B. Al Saffar ,Hider J Al Ghazzi, Shakir M Muhammad.The ankle-brachial index as a predictor of coronary artery disease severity.JFac Med Baghdad .2009, vol 52; no 3: 254-285.

10. Hilal Al Saffar, Husain Nasser, Ammar Al Shaibibii. Coronary artery ectasia in ischemic heart disease patients referred to a tertiary cardiac centre. IPMJ, 2012.vol (11) supplement (4)623-629.

11. Hilal Al Saffar, Saad Zedan. SYNTAX scoring in patients with coronary artery disease and its effect on mode or revascularization, single centre experience. J Fac Med Baghdad 2012; vol 54, no4:277-230.

12. Assessment of Autonomic Neuropathy in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus by Measurement of Heart Rate Turbulence and Heart Rate Variability. Abbas F Al-Hashim, Najeeb H Mohammed, Hilal B Al-Saffar. IRAQI J MED SCI, 2011; VOL.9, (3)236-239.
13. Delayed Recovery of Contrast-Induced Kidney Injury Post Angiography: Rate and
Risk Factors Hilal Bahjet Al-Saffar, Yassin Ala Ali . J Fac Med Baghdad 2015; Vol.57, No .3
14. Relation of the Ankle Brachial Index (ABI) to left ventricular systolic function in patients with coronary artery disease. Mahasen M. Abd Al-Majeed, Najeeb H. Mohammed, Hilal B. Al Saffar. Fac Med Baghdad2015; Vol.57, No .1
15. AH jump as a predictor for successful Ablation of atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT). Ameen Al-Alwany, Hilal B. Al-Saffar, Najeeb H. Mohammed July 2015. Journal of the Faculty of Medicine, Baghdad 57(2).
16. Microalbuminuria in non-diabetic patients with unstable angina/non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Hilal Bahjet Al-Saffar1, Hussein Nassir, Anna Mitchell, Sebastian Philipp. September 2015 BMC Research Notes 8(1):37.

Ghalib, Hudal Al Kateeb, Sabeeh Al Mashahadani, Hedef Al Yassin, Noor Sadee, Ahmed Samir Al Nuaim.TOFIQ Journal of Medical Sciences, TJMS, Vol. 3, Issue 2, (2016), 26-36.

18. Why do People Apply to Medical School in Iraq? Nesif Al-Hemiary, Ahmed Sameer AlNuaimi, Hilal Al-Saffar, Ian Randal. Journal of Medical Education and Curricular
Development Volume 4: 1–5,2017

19. Relationship between Level of Pro BNP Terminal N and Ischemic Heart Disease
Clinical and Angiographic Evaluation. Hilal, Ahmed Basheer, Hussein Nassir. Jour of Adv Research in Dynamical & Control Systems, Vol. 11, 01-Special Issue, 2019

20. Plasma oxidized low-density lipoprotein level and miRNA-146a gene expression as a strong predictor for atherosclerotic coronary artery disease and its associated response to atorvastatin in a sample of the Iraqi population. Shaimaa Yousif, Salwa J. Al-Awadi , Hilal Bahjet Al-Saffar .Gene Reports 18:100563,2019.

21. Inter-personal versus content: assessment of communication skills in Iraqi physicians. Nesif J. Al-Hemiary, Angie Cucchi, Ahmed Sameer Al-Nuaimi, Hilal Al-Saffar, Kifah Al-Ani Heliyon 6 (2020) e05145.

22. Inflammatory markers in patients who presented with acute coronary syndrome and history of COVID-19 infection: a cross-sectional study.Awfa Sadeq , Hilal Al Saffar, Samara Alabdali. F1000Research 2022, 11:987 Last updated: 17 NOV 2022.

23. Strategic Recommendations to Bridge the Gaps in Awareness, Diagnosis and Prevention of Heart Failure in the Middle East Region and Africa.
Ahmed Bennis, Elijah N. Ogola, Eric Klug, Hadi N. Skouri, Hilal Bahjet Al Saffar, Hany Ragy et al.Jsha, vol 34,issue1 article 6, 53-65.

24. Recommendations for the prevention and management of obesity in the Iraqi population. Hussein Ali Nwayyira, Esraa Majid Mutasherb, Osama Mohammed Alabidc, Muthana Abdulrazzaq Jabbard, Wefak Hasan Abdulraheem Al-Kawaze et al . Postgraduate Medicine.2023; 1-15."
2008-2018 Postgraduate Diploma Chair in Interventional Cardiology
Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs, College of Medicine in Baghdad 2012-2013
Head of the Medical Education Unit, College of Medicine, University of Baghdad 2012-2018
Vice President of the Iraqi Heart Association 2009-2012
Decision of the National Council for Accreditation of Medical Colleges in Iraq 2015 until now
International Consultant, Royal College of Physicians, London Iraq 2012 to date
Head of RCP Iraq Network”