01 April 2015
World Tuberculosis (TB) Day was on 24 March. In a joint effort to help raise awareness about this important disease, the treatment options available, and mitigating the effects of some of its...
26 March 2015
Sidra Medical and Research Center today announced its support of Purple Day which falls on the 26th of March. Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about...
16 February 2015
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) have published the first comprehensive analysis of Internet health information in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. The study...
12 February 2015
Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, is leading the nation’s efforts towards the National Water...
27 January 2015
Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) Q.S.C. in association with Hamad Medical Corporation the “Blood Donor Center” recently organized blood donation campaign, which took place at the bank’s...
21 January 2015
The facts about the Ebola virus were outlined in the latest edition of Weill Cornell Medical College’s (WCMC-Q) Ask the Expert series. The interactive public talks are part of the College’s Sahtak...
15 January 2015
The Maternal Fetal Medicine team at Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) shared guidelines for maintaining a healthy pregnancy, key to limiting the probability of birth defects in newborns, in...
07 January 2015
The number of road fatalities in Qatar is soaring, with the highest death rate recorded in 2014, according to figures released by the Ministry of Development, Planning and Statistics (MDPS), said...
14 December 2014
The most advanced research on methods of diagnosing diabetes and improving outcomes for large populations was the subject of the latest Academic Health System (AHS) lecture and Multi-Departmental...
11 December 2014
The Maternity Unit at Women’s Hospital – a member of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) - has successfully implemented an educational initiative aimed at promoting breastfeeding in the hospital. Titled...
10 December 2014
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a global initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), is lending its support to the first ever Universal Health...
07 December 2014
Complementary and alternative medicines are used by almost 40 percent of middle-aged Arabic women living in Qatar, according to a study conducted by Weill Cornell Medical College researchers in Doha...

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