- Encourage faculty and physicians of the College of Medicine and King Khalid University Hospital for scientific research.
- Provide appropriate environment to encourage college students and graduate students to participate in scientific research.
- Provide technical services and statistics for researchers and providing material support from the research center's budget.
- Encourage scientific research that addresses the major health problems in the Kingdom.
- Assist the cooperation and communication between researchers in the Kingdom and abroad.Promote research with new ideas, which can be consequences patents.
- Establish a laboratory for scientific research that is under CMRC's administration.
- Make a plan for the development of scientific research.
- Issuing a medical journal bearing Faculty of Medicine and Research Center name.