Qatar Foundation

Fri Dec 19, 2014

Sidra Medical & Research Center

Sidra Medical and Research Center is a groundbreaking hospital, research, and education institution, currently under construction in Doha that will focus on the health and wellbeing of women and children regionally and globally. Visit our website

Sidra Hires Chief Nursing Officer

World-class nurse executive Dr Mary Boyd to champion patient care and professional practice standards at state-of-the-art academic medical center in Qatar. Sidra’s staffing structure will allow for 2.5 staff for each patient, including a 1:2 nurse to patient ratio.

The Dangers Of Diabetes During Pregnancy

Over six percent of pregnant women in qatar Qatar develop gestational diabetes (GDM) during pregnancy. GDM usually develops during the 24th- 28th week of pregnancy, when the body is required to produce two to three times more insulin.