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Scholarship success for high-achieving WCM-Q alumnus

Scholarship success for high-achieving WCM-Q alumnus

Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) alumnus Dr Nigel Pereira has been awarded a prestigious scholarship title in recognition of his excellence in research into the health of children conceived by in vitro fertilisation (IVF).

WCM-Q research examines implications of telehealth surge during pandemic

WCM-Q research examines implications of telehealth surge during pandemic

The Institute for Population Health of Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar has published a scientific review of research detailing the dramatic upswing in the use of telehealth services prompted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Qatar could reduce critical Covid-19 hospitalisation by 75%: QF expert

Qatar could reduce critical Covid-19 hospitalisation by 75%: QF expert

A science-based approach could reduce both acute and Intensive Care Unit (ICU) hospital admissions caused by Covid-19 in Qatar by more than 75%, a healthcare expert from Qatar Foundation (QF) has highlighted.

WCM-Q explores legal issues arising from telemedicine boom during pandemic

WCM-Q explores legal issues arising from telemedicine boom during pandemic

The legal implications of the dramatic rise in the use of telemedicine during the global Covid-19 pandemic were discussed at the latest installment of Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Intersection of Law & Medicine series.

WCM-Q researchers' WHO report offers guidance on eliminating hepatitis C

WCM-Q researchers' WHO report offers guidance on eliminating hepatitis C

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q), in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO), have produced a comprehensive report on the hepatitis C virus epidemic in the Eastern Mediterranean region

MoI, WCM-Q sign agreement on forensic science course

MoI, WCM-Q sign agreement on forensic science course

The Ministry of Interior has signed an agreement with Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) to extend co-operation in implementing an optional course in forensic medicine.

WCM-Q research probes vulnerability of older people to Covid-19

WCM-Q research probes vulnerability of older people to Covid-19

Population health experts at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have published research examining why Covid-19 poses such a severe threat to older people compared to other age groups.

Cross-border learning thrives at QF universities despite Covid-19

Cross-border learning thrives at QF universities despite Covid-19

Cross-border learning thrives at Qatar Foundation (QF) universities despite Covid-19, and they have adapted to the changing scenario "perfectly well", a QF press statement notes.

WCM-Q research links proteins to diabetes

WCM-Q research links proteins to diabetes

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) and the University of Iceland have identified a group of proteins involved in causing type 2 diabetes in humans.

WCM-Q launches weekly Covid-19 live webinar series

WCM-Q launches weekly Covid-19 live webinar series

Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar has launched a live webinar series to allow the healthcare community in Qatar to discuss the challenges posed by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic,

WCM-Q scientist builds world’s smallest drill

WCM-Q scientist builds world’s smallest drill

A scientist at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) has created the world’s smallest drill – 50,000 times smaller than the breadth of a human hair.

Treating pain is beyond writing prescription, hears WCM-Q Grand Rounds

Treating pain is beyond writing prescription, hears WCM-Q Grand Rounds

Protocols and advice on general pain management for patients were discussed at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s Grand Rounds by Dr Karunakaran Ramaswamy, attending physician at Sidra Medicine.