25 May 2019
Qatar is participating in the world’s largest survey on people’s attitudes to dementia led by Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI). The survey seeks feedback from four key groups: general public,...
04 May 2019
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), recently brought together stakeholders from Qatar, the UK, and the US for a series of three one-day global...
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...
07 November 2017
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation, has presented its findings from research into dementia and autism to the fifth International Workshop on Food and...
23 September 2017
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) recently hosted an interactive public event at Education City, in association with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and the Ministry of Public Health, to...
18 September 2017
September is World Alzheimer's Month, an international campaign organized to challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia and to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease. This year marks the 6th...
15 July 2017
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) has published a report highlighting the need for relevant agencies to work collaboratively when building a national policy that supports people with...
02 December 2016
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) has hosted a meeting where a select group of summit delegates discussed strategies to improve the care and monitoring of those suffering from dementia....
18 February 2015
A roadmap to a healthier world was unveiled today in Doha as more than 1000 world leaders, policy makers and healthcare experts gathered at the QNCC to discuss new and ground-breaking solutions to...
21 October 2014
In order to tackle the growing prevalence of dementia, the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a global initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF),...
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