10 February 2020
National Sport Day was first held in Qatar in 2012 and it provides an excellent opportunity to unite the country’s residents to take part in fun sporting activities. But there is another essential...
31 March 2019
Someone in the world develops dementia every three seconds. According to the World Health Organization, this means there are 9.9 million new cases of dementia worldwide each year. This...
27 February 2019
Research showed that employees spend 6 to 8 hours at workplace and they are exposed to increased sitting time which is associated with high risk of chronic life style-associated disorders and...
09 December 2018
Sidra Medicine opened the fourth annual Functional Genomics Symposium today with an update on data collected from the 12,000 genomes sequenced as part of the Qatar Genome Program (QGP). Following the...
20 April 2018
Members from the African group, the Green Maasai Troupe, recently participated in an event organised by Qatar Institute for Speech and Hearing to raise awareness about autism.  The group participated...
28 March 2018
Since established in 2003, Qatar’s Newborn Screening Program (QNSP) has enabled the early diagnoses of over 850 babies born with various diseases and disorders. To date, the newborn heel prick test,...
04 March 2018
Qatari high school and college students with a passion for science are invited to apply for an internship at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar (WCM-Q), a leading biomedical research institution. WCM-Q...
01 March 2018
A delegation from Sidra Medicine, a specialty children’s, young people and women’s healthcare organization and member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), will...
19 December 2017
A leading researcher at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) has published a paper highlighting the risk of misdiagnosing diabetic neuropathy, a common diabetes-related complication. Dr. Rayaz Malik...
05 December 2017
Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) is participating in the activities of the 28th Doha International Book Fair, which is being held at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre with a pavilion dedicated to...
14 November 2017
Over 150 health care practitioners, academics, students, researchers and pharmacists attended the Continuous Professional Development (CPD) accredited workshop, which was recently held by the...
19 October 2017
Minister of Public Health H E Dr Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari has said that 30 percent of smokers who quit smoking in 2016 through smoking cessation clinics succeeded in eliminating the habit in Qatar....

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