Dr. Balubaid holds the position of Assistant Professor at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, and as Head, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Dr Balubaid also a member of KSA Military and holds the rank of Colonel.
Dr Balubaid education was carried out at the Medical College, King Abdulaziz University, 1988 – 1995, in Jeddah, followed by the Health Care Management Program, Simon Fraser University, January – June 2005.
He also participated in a Geriatric Medicine Fellowship, at the Department of Geriatric Medicine, at the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, Canada, and a Hospice Palliative Care Medicine Fellowship- Fraser Health, Tertiary Palliative Care Unit, Burnaby General Hospital in Burnaby, British Columbia,Dr Balubaid has extensive list of publications, and has participated in a long series of conferences. He also taught and trained students during his residency, and he;d the position of Coordinator of Educational Activity of the Division of Physical and Geriatric Medicine, KAMC, Riyadh.