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 Executive Vice Chief Medical Officer

Dr Abdulla Mohd Essa Al Kaabi, FAAP, FRCPC has been appointed as Executive Vice Chief Medical Officer at Sidra Medical and Research Center. Dr Al Kaabi will report to Sidra’s Chief Medical Officer Dr Edward Ogata, MD, MBA.

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.