Category Archives: Health

Sidra Medicine saves life of Syndromic baby

Doha, Qatar, The multidisciplinary pediatric and surgical teams fromSidra Medicine have saved the life of a baby born with multiple life-threatening malformations.

Komail was born with several complex congenital and craniofacial anomalies, such as cleft palate, bilateral microtia (both ears …

UAE provides urgent food aid, medicines to families in Al Mocha, Yemen.

The UAE, through its humanitarian arm the Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, has provided urgent food and medical aid to the families affected by the Houthi shelling in the city of Al Mocha in Yemen.

The ERC relief and medical teams …

Health Ministry’s delegation visits UK

London: A delegation from the Ministry of Health (MoH)-affiliated National Genome Center has visited the United Kingdom.

The delegation’s visit aims to view and avail from the British pioneering expertise in this field with support of the Government of Bahrain …

Stars of Science alumni highlight innovation’s importance

The three Season 11 finalists invited people to vote for them before this weekend’s Grand Final.

High school and university students gained new insights into the world of scientific innovation and entrepreneurship during the inaugural Stars of Science (SOS) Talk, …

WOFAPS 2019 Congress Wraps Up the 6th Edition with Recommendations for Collaborations on Training for Better Surgical Pediatric Healthcare around the World

Doha, Qatar, Sidra Medicine today concluded the 6th World Congress of the World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons (WOFAPS 2019) congress at Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC). Considered the first ever WOFAPS to take place in the Middle East …

UAE renews commitment to eliminating preventable diseases.

The UAE has reiterated its commitment to eliminating preventable diseases which are affecting the very poor and vulnerable communities in the world, and to improving the health conditions for millions of children around the world.

This came in a statement …

TV review: Stars of Science gets a new pulse

The arrival of a baby for one of the contestants matched the show’s theme of new beginnings as the Grand Finale looms

For the first time in its history, Qatar Foundation’s innovation TV show Stars of Science has witnessed the …