Qatar Foundation

Wed Apr 23, 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

What Does The Bach2 Gene Mean For Cancer Therapy?

Sidra’s Chief Research Officer collaborates with internationally-renowned scientists to carry out research with the potential to pave the way for new cancer, multiple sclerosis, asthma, Crohn's disease, celiac disease, and type-1 diabetes therapies.

New Clinical Leadership Appointments At Sidra

Dr Julio Silva joins the innovative medical and research facility for women and children as its Division Chief of Health Informatics and Timothy B McDonald, MD, JD has been appointed Service Chief for Anesthesiology.

Sidra on Obesity

Qatar is currently ranked sixth in obesity prevalence globally. Recognizing this issue, Sidra Medical and Research Center launched the Sidra Symposia Series with a session on Obesity in Pregnancy and Childhood.