11 June 2014 Doha: Qatar’s National Genome Committee is hosting the country’s first Human Genomics Symposium which began yesterday at the Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha.
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Clinical staff members from Qatar Biobank were given the opportunity to participate in a prestigious international biobanking training course in Europe.
Qatar Biobank has appointed a leading industry expert, Dr Hadi Abderrahim as its Managing Director to continue the drive for research into medical conditions that prevail in Qatar.
Doha, Qatar (8 May 2013) Qatar Biobank recently welcomed its 300th participant through the doors of its centre in Hamad Medical City. Over the last few months, participants from Qatar Foundation and Hamad Medical Corporation along with their friends and families have actively taken part in the development of Qatar Biobank to help prepare for wide-scale recruitment from the Qatari public later this year.
You are being invited to take part in Qatar Biobank, Qatar’s long-term medical health initiative for Qatar’s population. To help you decide whether to contribute, here is some information on Qatar Biobank and what taking part involves.
Qatar Biobank will make it possible for scientists to conduct research to address some of the greatest health challenges facing Qatar and the region, including cardiovascular disease, obesity, diabetes, and cancer.