sidra world diabetes day 2017

Sidra Medicine to Mark World Diabetes Day with Education Events

Sidra Medicine, a member of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development and Qatar’s new hospital for children, young people, and women, will mark World Diabetes Day on 14th November with patient-focused activities designed to educate and empower the community. The activities reflect Sidra’s approach to helping patients manage and understand the condition through education and the application of new technologies.

Anish Nicholas Patel

Wait times decrease 75 per cent as Sidra adds extra pharmacies

Sidra Medical and Research Center has opened three extra pharmacies at its Outpatient Clinic, significantly reducing waiting times for patients.

The satellite pharmacies are located on two of the pediatric specialty floors on levels 1 and 2 with an additional pharmacy on level 4, where the obstetrics and women’s wellness clinic is based.

Prof Ibrahim Janahi

Sidra Appoints Prof. Ibrahim Janahi as Chair of Medical Education

Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) has appointed Professor Ibrahim Janahi as Chair of Medical Education and Designated Institutional Officer.

Prof. Janahi, who is the senior attending physician and Division Chief of pediatric pulmonology at Sidra, will now oversee the implementation of all medical education programs in the organization. This includes the coordination of undergraduate and graduate medical training.

Cultural Intelligence

Sidra Hosts Cultural Intelligence Workshops with Global Thought Leader Dr. David Livermore

Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) hosted a series of workshops on cultural intelligence for over 200 clinical and non-clinical leaders of the organisation. The workshops were led by international thought leader and author Dr. David Livermore, President of the Cultural Intelligence Center.

Cultural Intelligence is a globally recognized way of assessing and improving effectiveness for culturally diverse situations.