Doha, 16 Jan. 2021 As the country continues its gradual lifting of restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced a return to face-to-face appointments for outpatient clinics. As part of the gradual return to normal, HMC outpatient appointments will be conducted face-to-face with physicians in clinics. HMC will ...
January 17, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 24 Dec. 2020 (Qatar Tribune) WITH the first phase of Qatar’s COVID-19 vaccination campaign continuing at a rapid pace, community dignitaries and senior officials of the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) took the jabs on Thursday, the second day of the immunization program, to instil vaccine confidence among the people. Qatari ...
December 25, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 21 Dec. 2020 A number of countries have decided to close their borders and suspend commercial flights to check the spread of a new coronavirus strain first discovered in the United Kingdom. The identification of the highly infectious strain has caused chaos across the world, with many European and other countries ...
December 21, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 15 Dec. 2020 (Qatar Tribune) By Ashraf Siddiqui The COVID-19 vaccine will be available for everyone in Qatar free of charge but will be optional and not mandatory for the general public, the Ministry of Public Health’s (MoPH) Mona Al Muslamani has said. She said Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will be carrying ...
December 14, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha SOSO Care and Ellen Medical Devices were awarded 2020 WISH cash award in Spark competition and WISH Innovation Booster Competition to for its affordable dialysis machine, respectively. The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) announced the grand prize winners of its two latest Innovation Award competitions during the closing ceremony of ...
November 22, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Johns Hopkins Hospital Reports The first case of Covid-19 was reported in USA on 22nd January 2020, since then the country has reported 11,717, 953 cases, and 252,555 deaths as per Johns Hopkin report on Thursday 19 November 2020. BRAZI: The first case of COVID-19 in Brazil was reported 266 days ago ...
November 19, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 18 Nov. 2020 The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) 2020 is wrapping up its biennial event on Thursday, November 19, with a series of meetings and panel discussions,before announcing the Grand Prize winners of this year's innovation awards. The fifth edition of the summit, which was held virtually this year, ...
November 18, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 18 Nov. 2020 Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases in the US, a member of the White House coronavirus task force, and also a world-renowned HIV/AIDS researcher, spoke at virtual WISH 2020 in a special interview with The BMJ’s Editor in Chief, Fiona ...
November 18, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 04 Nov 2020 This year’s Doha Healthcare Week (DHW), developed by the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), is taking place from Nov. 08-14,will draw attention towads the need for greater public awareness of health challenges. In this regard, a series of webinar and professional development activities are planned, without ...
November 4, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Washington (USA), 14 Oct. 2020 (The Wall Street Journal) Barron Trump, President Trump and first lady Melania Trump’s 14-year-old son, tested positive for Covid-19 earlier this month and has since recovered, the first lady said Wednesday. In a rare personal essay posted on the White House website Wednesday titled “My personal experience ...
October 14, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui