04 November 2019
Qatar Airways was delighted to support Qatar Cancer Society’s (QCS) Kidzania fun day for 30 children living with cancer, as part of its continuous efforts to give back to the community. This...
16 October 2019
Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) and Carrefour Qatar recently organized a visit to Sidra Medicine to meet with young cancer patients.  The visit was aimed at empowering children living with cancer, as well...
09 October 2019
Qatar’s fastest-growing Sports, Fitness and Health podcast, “Sit Down with Seth” continues on its mission to inspire fitness and an active lifestyle, and with that, this month the podcast and its...
06 October 2019
The growing role of genomics in cancer treatment was examined at the latest Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) Grand Rounds. Dr. Susanna El Akiki, consultant clinical scientist in the diagnostic...
26 August 2019
Last year a team of highly-skilled surgeons at Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) Neurosciences Institute performed Qatar's first endoscopic brain surgery to remove a high-grade tumor located deep in...
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...
08 March 2019
Bowel cancer patients have a chance of a  90 percent survival rate, when the disease is caught at an early stage. Screening can detect cancer before it has a chance to progress into later stages that...
17 February 2019
Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) has recently signed a partnership agreement with Saleh Al Hamad Al Mana Co., the exclusive agent for Nissan, Infiniti, and Renault in Qatar under which the latter agreed...
04 February 2019
Sidra Medicine will host Qatar’s first “Engineered Immune Cells in Cancer Immunotherapy” (EICCI) workshop from 15 to 16 February 2019. The workshop theme From Discovery to Off-the-shelf development...
02 February 2019
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) is to run a two-day symposium on Lifestyle Medicine and how it can be used to successfully treat and prevent chronic illnesses like diabetes, heart disease and...
24 January 2019
Sidra Medicine recently welcomed a delegation from the International Society of Paediatric Oncology Renal Tumour Study Group (SIOP-RTSG) to Qatar. This is the first SIOP-RTSG Pathology Panel meeting...
23 November 2018
The survival rate of prostrate cancer from 2013-2015 in Qatar was 81.8% which was relatively high and reflects the improved therapies and the high-quality diagnostic and treatment services provided...

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