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...
15 November 2018
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, attended the closing ceremony of the fourth World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) today, where delegates were encouraged to...
04 November 2018
Careem, one of the region’s leading technology organizations, launched a breast cancer awareness campaign in partnership with the Qatar Cancer Society last October. When a Careem customer booked a...
03 November 2018
A report on nursing and midwifery produced for the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has received special appreciation from Dr. Tedros Adhanom...
14 October 2018
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have explored the links between type 2 diabetes and breast cancer in a new paper published in Cancer Treatment Reviews, a leading scientific...
14 October 2018
College of the North Atlantic-Qatar’s Counselling Team promoted World Mental Health Day (WMHD) on campus recently with a focus on the importance of awareness and prevention of mental health issues in...
30 September 2018
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), and Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) have partnered to hold the first board meeting of ‘Nursing Now Qatar’, part...
20 September 2018
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) recently organised, in collaboration with World Health Organization (WHO), a workshop and simulation exercise to review and update the national pandemic influenza...
15 September 2018
In recognition of World Sepsis Day, recognized annually on 13 September, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is raising awareness about the dangers of sepsis and promoting the importance of early...
09 September 2018
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has participated in the 68th session of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for Africa in...
08 September 2018
Professor Riadh Abdul Sattar Fadhil (pictured), Director of the Qatar Organ Donation Center (Hiba) at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), has been named a World Health Organization (WHO) advisory expert...
05 August 2018
The Ministry of Public Health and health sector institutions are seeking to raise breastfeeding percentage in Qatar to reach the rates set by the World Health Organization (WHO). Statistics from the...

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