Qatar BioBank

Qatar Biobank has been created in partnership with the Supreme Council of Health, and is working with Hamad Medical Corporation to enable medical research on health issues that prevail in Qatar. Visit our website

QGP Participates in Festival of Genomics London

Qatar Genome Programme (QGP) Manager Dr. Said Ismail recently presented a talk at the Festival of Genomics London. The talk, entitled ‘The Qatar Genome Programme: Seizing a Unique Opportunity’, included an overview of the program’s structure and mission

Qatar Foundation Combats Hypertension

High blood pressure is responsible for 12.8 percent of all deaths worldwide, which amounts to 7.5 million people annually. In addition, 32.9 percent of Qataris suffer from hypertension, one third of whom ignore their diagnosis.

Epidemiology & Public Health Research Seminar

More than 25 healthcare professionals and researchers enhanced their skills at last week’s ‘Epidemiology & Public Health Research’ workshop hosted by Qatar Biobank in collaboration with Qatar University and Imperial College London.