Emarat, Emirates General Petroleum Corporation, will participate in sponsoring the Thalassemia Awareness Campaign held under the title “Emirates Free of Thalassemia,” and organized by UAE Genetic Diseases Association.
Abdulla Hassan Al Noman, Manager, Retail Sales Operations at Emarat, stressed the importance of cooperation between the different authorities to defeat this disease, saying the UAE leaders are [...]
HCAC, the Health Care Accreditation Council, signed an agreement with Teeba Care. HCAC aims to improve the level of quality in health care services and patient safety through internationally accepted accreditation.
The Ministry of Health in Saudi Arabia approached HCAC to hold training sessions for capacity building in Saudi health care facilities. HCAC will hold five [...]
The Saudi Ministry of Health has launched an obesity control campaign to be part of its national health awareness program.
The program was opened by Director of Health Affairs in Riyadh Dr. Hisham Mohammed Al-Nadira at Prince Sultan University.
In addition, the program is being held in cooperation with the Schools Health Education Unit of the Ministry [...]
Fleming Gulf announced its BioProcess Asia Pacific Conference, scheduled to take place from 26th to 28th July 2010 in Singapore. Because there is growing at a very high rate more than other regions, though Asia Pacific profit share of Biopharmaceutical Industry accounts to 3.3% by share.
With most of the pharmaceutical companies establishing biotechnology as an [...]
The 11th Congress of the Arab Society of Nephrology and Renal Transplantation was opened at Dedeman Hotel in Damascus on Wednesday.
The conference discussed the latest diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to treat renal failure in transplanted kidney cases.
Minister of Health Rida Saeed said that the Syrian Ministry of Health adopted preventive health policies to reduce the [...]
The International Diabetes Summit – Dubai (5th to 6th October 2010) will highlight the rising prevalence of diabetes and its complications in the world in general and in the Middle East in particular; to discuss the recent issues related to prevention, management and treatment of diabetes and to develop global and national strategies to reduce [...]
Mafraq Hospital supported the International Thalassemia day, organized by the Pediatric Department at Mafraq Hospital for thalassemia patients and their parents, and increase awareness about the genetic disorder, Thalassemia.
Thalassemia is a serious problem for affected patients who require regular, and in some cases, frequent blood transfusions for survival.
Mafraq Hospital provides treatment for children suffering from [...]
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC) will mark International Ambulatory Care Day tomorrow at SKMC’s Outpatient Specialty Clinics Building.
The main reason behind celebrating the International Ambulatory Care Cay at SKMC is to gather nursing staff from all specialty clinics, introduce services provided at each specialty clinic at SKMC, and raise the awareness of the public and [...]
The First International Nursing and Healthcare Informatics training course in the eastern Mediterranean region will be held on May 6-12, 2010 at the Hariri School of Nursing at American University of Beirut.
The Euro-Mediterranean Medical Informatics and Telemedicine Association (EMMIT) is organizing the event, with the Hariri School of Nursing at AUB, the Johns Hopkins University [...]