Qatar National Convention Centre

Sidra Appoints Clinical Chief for Pediatrics

Dr Ziyad M Hijazi has been appointed Clinical Chief for Pediatrics at Sidra Medical and Research Center. He will also hold the position of Chair of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College – Qatar, Sidra’s partner for medical education.

QDA co-hosts diabetes forum

Two world-renowned diabetes experts attended the recent Middle East and North Africa Region 2012 Diabetes Conference, a collaboration between the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation (QF).

QF Brings Together Leading Minds in Neuroscience

Tackling two specific areas of importance, the event covered affective disorders, such as the potentially pathological relationship between the incidence of cardiovascular disease and depression, as well as issues surrounding stroke and traumatic brain injury.