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

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.

Experts Discuss Qatar’s Long Term Health Profile

Qatar’s first human genomics symposium, titled ‘Human Genomics and Personalized Medicine – A global view of challenges and opportunities’, brought over 150 internationally renowned industry experts to Qatar National Convention Centre.