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Sidra uses precision medicine to treat rare diseases in children

Sidra uses precision medicine to treat rare diseases in children

Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, aims to bring precision genomic medicine to the healthcare landscape in Qatar especially in the case of rare diseases in children.

Sidra performs lifesaving intervention on Omani patient

Sidra performs lifesaving intervention on Omani patient

Sidra Medicine, a Qatar Foundation entity, has performed a lifesaving airway stent intervention on a four-year Omani girl named Maryam.

Sidra, auto care services at Pearl-Qatar Woqod petrol station closed from Monday

Sidra, auto care services at Pearl-Qatar Woqod petrol station closed from Monday

Qatar Fuel (Woqod) has said the Sidra store and auto care services at The Pearl-Qatar Woqod petrol station will be temporarily closed from Monday.

Sidra's new method seeks to reduce shortage of Covid-19 testing kits

Sidra's new method seeks to reduce shortage of Covid-19 testing kits

A new testing method for Covid-19, developed by Sidra Medicine, part of Qatar Foundation, aims to reduce global shortage of testing kits and is a proof of Qatar’s resilience, an official told Gulf Times.

HBKU college to take part in Sidra health symposium

HBKU college to take part in Sidra health symposium

The College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) will participate in Sidra Medicine’s Maternal and Child Health Symposium 2020 (MCH 2020) as an Event Educational Partner.

Sidra working on national report on breast cancer

Sidra working on national report on breast cancer

Researchers at Sidra Medicine are developing Qatar’s first national report on the prognosis and molecular subtypes of breast cancer, aimed at understanding the high risk of development of breast cancer ...

Sidra launches trauma programme, signs up to Qatar Trauma System

Sidra launches trauma programme, signs up to Qatar Trauma System

Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, has launched the paediatric trauma programme, marking the full ramp up of the hospital’s paediatric emergency services.

Sidra conducts paediatric hip preservation surgeries

Sidra conducts paediatric hip preservation surgeries

Sidra Medicine has successfully performed a series of hip preservation surgeries on young patients using the modified Dunn procedure.

Sidra to receive first inpatient in January 2018; get new name

Sidra to receive first inpatient in January 2018; get new name

Sidra Medical and Research Center, renamed and re-branded as Sidra Medicine, will receive its first inpatient by mid-January next year, it was announced.

Sidra announces first P-Valve implant without open-heart surgery in Qatar

Sidra announces first P-Valve implant without open-heart surgery in Qatar

Twenty year-old Ahlam, born with a congenital heart defect, known as Tetralogy of Fallot, is the first patient in Qatar to receive a P-Valve implant without open-heart surgery, Sidra Medical and Research Center announced on Friday.

Sidra to launch live-streaming to keep staff better informed

Sidra to launch live-streaming to keep staff better informed

In a first for Qatar, Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) will soon introduce a unique facility to stream some of the proceedings of the organisation through an in-house application.

Over 1,300 attend Sidra Recruitment Open Day

Over 1,300 attend Sidra Recruitment Open Day

Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) received over 2,300 applications as a result of its National Recruitment Open Day recently. The event targeted more than 100 entry-level and mid-level medical administration careers at Sidra for Qataris and those with Qatari mothers.