Events Calendar


January 1970

    • September 22

        CUDOS 2018 – Understanding molecular medicine conference


        CME/CPD Accreditation

        This activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners – Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 23.5 hours for the 3-full day conference.

        The pre-conference Workshop is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners – Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 5.25 hours.

        Click here for more information and registration

      • October 26

          Sidra Pediatric Radiology Symposium - CME 15.5 Hours


          Introduction

          The first Sidra Pediatric Radiology Symposium will be held on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th October 2018 within the auditorium of the newly opened Sidra Medicine Hospital building. The symposium will provide an update across the spectrum of paediatric neuroradiology and body imaging.

          The organising committee is jointly chaired by Dr. Abdusamea Shabani MD FRCR – Division Chief of Body Imaging at Sidra Medicine and Prof. Edward Y. Lee MD MPH – Division Chief of Thoracic imaging at Boston Children’s Hospital.

          Who should attend?

          Registration is open to all fully trained Radiologists, Radiologists in training, Paediatric Radiologists, Radiologists with an interest in paediatric imaging and clinicians including Pediatricians, Neonatologists and Pediatric Surgeons with an interest in paediatric neuro and body imaging. Radiographers and Technologists are also promoted to attend.

          In order to help attendees target better their specific educational needs the first day (Friday 26thOctober) will focus on Pediatric Neuroimaging while the second day (Saturday 27thOctober) will focus on Paediatric Body imaging.

          Program

          The full program can be downloaded here

          For International Speaker information, click here.

          Organising Committee

          Local organizing Committee:

          Dr. Abdusamea Shabani
          Division Chief – Body Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

          Dr. Samuel Stafrace
          Director of Education – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

          Dr. Noor Al Khori
          Attending Physician – Body Imaging – Sidra Medicine Doha

          Ms Mooza Al Kuwari
          Director – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

          Ms. Tahra Al Suwaidi
          Senior Administrative Assistance – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

          International organizing Committee:

          Prof. Edward Y Lee
          Chief – Division of Body Imaging – Boston Children’s Hospital

          Registration Costs

          The symposium costs are purposely kept low to facilitate attendance. The spectrum of costs is shown in the table below:

            Regular Registration

          (QAR)

          Early Bird

          (QAR)

          Attending Physician/ Consultants

          700

          600

          Fellows and Residents

          400

          200

          Technologists, Radiographers, Nurses and other Allied Health Professionals

          300

          150

          Medical and Radiographers in Training ( Must have their Student ID when at the event)

          150

          Free

          Accommodation and Travel

          Doha offers a diverse spectrum of accommodation facilities. Doha international airport is reachable from across the globe with flights from hundreds of destinations daily.

        • December 8

            Functional Genomics


            QNCC (Qatar National Convention Centre)

            Sidra Medicine is proud to host its fourth annual Functional Genomics Symposium from 8-10 December 2018 titled “Big Data to Clinic”. This year’s symposium will provide an opportunity to discuss cutting edge advances in genetics, genomics and “big data” in the field of medicine.

            The full program can be found here

             

            Contact Info: mbrunsman@sidra.org

          • January 16

              Clean Hands Save Lives - Arabic


              Visit The Patient and Family Education Center for an interactive and fun learning activity for children.

              This month’s activity focuses on hand hygiene.

              Contact Info: Contact Info: Phone: (+974) 4003 6277, Email: healthpromotion@sidra.org

            • January 16

                Clean Hands Save Lives - English


                Visit The Patient and Family Education Center for an interactive and fun learning activity for children.

                This month’s activity focuses on hand hygiene.

                Contact Info: Contact Info: Phone: (+974) 4003 6277, Email: healthpromotion@sidra.org

              • January 17

                  Basic First Aid Workshop (English)


                  Join Sidra Medicine’s free workshops to learn more about how to keep your child safe.

                  Who Should Attend?

                  Parents and caregivers

                   

                  What Topics Will Be Covered?

                  Basic First Aid Workshop topics:

                  • Broken bones and cuts
                  • Swallowing foreign bodies & batteries
                  • Drowning
                  • Poisoning
                  • Burns
                  • CPR live demonstration

                  Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                  Where?

                  Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                  Kindly, note that these sessions will not be providing you with any CPD/CME points

                  Contact Info: Email: healthpromotion@sidra.org, Phone Number: 4403 6277

                • January 18

                    Basic First Aid Workshop (English)


                    Join Sidra Medicine’s free workshops to learn more about how to keep your child safe.

                    Who Should Attend?

                    Parents and caregivers

                    What Topics Will Be Covered?

                    Basic First Aid Workshop topics:

                    • Broken bones and cuts
                    • Swallowing foreign bodies & batteries
                    • Drowning
                    • Poisoning
                    • Burns
                    • CPR live demonstration

                    Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                    Where?

                    Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                    Contact Info: healthpromotion@sidra.org/ 4003 6277 (7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

                  • January 18

                      Basic First Aid Workshop (Arabic)


                      Join Sidra Medicine’s free workshops to learn more about how to keep your child safe.

                      Who Should Attend?

                      Parents and caregivers

                      What Topics Will Be Covered?

                      Basic First Aid Workshop topics:

                      • Broken bones and cuts
                      • Swallowing foreign bodies & batteries
                      • Drowning
                      • Poisoning
                      • Burns
                      • CPR live demonstration

                      Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                      Where?

                      Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                      Contact Info: healthpromotion@sidra.org/ 4003 6277 (7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

                    • January 19

                        Antenatal Class (Arabic)


                        Are you pregnant?

                        Are you looking for more information about your pregnancy and childbirth?

                        Join us at Sidra Medicine for interactive antenatal classes taught by experienced healthcare professionals.

                        The following topics will be covered:

                        • Healthy lifestyle during pregnancy
                        • Changes during pregnancy
                        • Stages of labor
                        • Types of delivery
                        • Pain control options during labor
                        • Breastfeeding

                        Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                        Location: Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                        Contact Info: healthpromotion@sidra.org 4003 6277 (7:30 am- 3:30 pm)

                      • January 20

                          Anesthesia Crisis Resource Management


                          A Collaborative Effort Between Adult Anesthesiology Simulation Department

                          Location:Sidra Medicine, Mall Level, OPC, Simulation Center

                          Learning Objectives:

                          1. Develop strategies to help appropriately diagnose and treat anesthesia emergencies.

                          2. Recall the importance of teamwork, communication skills, leadership and situational

                          awareness in dealing with clinical emergencies

                          3. Use a framework of non-technical skills analysis for self-reflection and analysis of

                          performance in the clinical emergency team setting.

                          Presenters:

                          Monzer Sadek

                          Sam Soltanifar

                          Target Audience:

                          Adult Anesthesiologist

                          Anesthesia Technologist

                          In support of improving patient care, Sidra Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

                          CME/CPD:

                          “This activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) and an Assessment Activity (Category 3) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners - Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 2 hours for Category 1 and maximum of 5 hours for Category3.

                          Contact Info: sim@sidra.org

                      • September 22

                          CUDOS 2018 – Understanding molecular medicine conference


                          CME/CPD Accreditation

                          This activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners – Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 23.5 hours for the 3-full day conference.

                          The pre-conference Workshop is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners – Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 5.25 hours.

                          Click here for more information and registration

                        • October 26

                            Sidra Pediatric Radiology Symposium - CME 15.5 Hours


                            Introduction

                            The first Sidra Pediatric Radiology Symposium will be held on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th October 2018 within the auditorium of the newly opened Sidra Medicine Hospital building. The symposium will provide an update across the spectrum of paediatric neuroradiology and body imaging.

                            The organising committee is jointly chaired by Dr. Abdusamea Shabani MD FRCR – Division Chief of Body Imaging at Sidra Medicine and Prof. Edward Y. Lee MD MPH – Division Chief of Thoracic imaging at Boston Children’s Hospital.

                            Who should attend?

                            Registration is open to all fully trained Radiologists, Radiologists in training, Paediatric Radiologists, Radiologists with an interest in paediatric imaging and clinicians including Pediatricians, Neonatologists and Pediatric Surgeons with an interest in paediatric neuro and body imaging. Radiographers and Technologists are also promoted to attend.

                            In order to help attendees target better their specific educational needs the first day (Friday 26thOctober) will focus on Pediatric Neuroimaging while the second day (Saturday 27thOctober) will focus on Paediatric Body imaging.

                            Program

                            The full program can be downloaded here

                            For International Speaker information, click here.

                            Organising Committee

                            Local organizing Committee:

                            Dr. Abdusamea Shabani
                            Division Chief – Body Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

                            Dr. Samuel Stafrace
                            Director of Education – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

                            Dr. Noor Al Khori
                            Attending Physician – Body Imaging – Sidra Medicine Doha

                            Ms Mooza Al Kuwari
                            Director – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

                            Ms. Tahra Al Suwaidi
                            Senior Administrative Assistance – Diagnostic Imaging – Sidra Medicine – Doha

                            International organizing Committee:

                            Prof. Edward Y Lee
                            Chief – Division of Body Imaging – Boston Children’s Hospital

                            Registration Costs

                            The symposium costs are purposely kept low to facilitate attendance. The spectrum of costs is shown in the table below:

                              Regular Registration

                            (QAR)

                            Early Bird

                            (QAR)

                            Attending Physician/ Consultants

                            700

                            600

                            Fellows and Residents

                            400

                            200

                            Technologists, Radiographers, Nurses and other Allied Health Professionals

                            300

                            150

                            Medical and Radiographers in Training ( Must have their Student ID when at the event)

                            150

                            Free

                            Accommodation and Travel

                            Doha offers a diverse spectrum of accommodation facilities. Doha international airport is reachable from across the globe with flights from hundreds of destinations daily.

                          • December 8

                              Functional Genomics


                              QNCC (Qatar National Convention Centre)

                              Sidra Medicine is proud to host its fourth annual Functional Genomics Symposium from 8-10 December 2018 titled “Big Data to Clinic”. This year’s symposium will provide an opportunity to discuss cutting edge advances in genetics, genomics and “big data” in the field of medicine.

                              The full program can be found here

                               

                              Contact Info: mbrunsman@sidra.org

                            • January 16

                                Clean Hands Save Lives - Arabic


                                Visit The Patient and Family Education Center for an interactive and fun learning activity for children.

                                This month’s activity focuses on hand hygiene.

                                Contact Info: Contact Info: Phone: (+974) 4003 6277, Email: healthpromotion@sidra.org

                              • January 16

                                  Clean Hands Save Lives - English


                                  Visit The Patient and Family Education Center for an interactive and fun learning activity for children.

                                  This month’s activity focuses on hand hygiene.

                                  Contact Info: Contact Info: Phone: (+974) 4003 6277, Email: healthpromotion@sidra.org

                                • January 17

                                    Basic First Aid Workshop (English)


                                    Join Sidra Medicine’s free workshops to learn more about how to keep your child safe.

                                    Who Should Attend?

                                    Parents and caregivers

                                     

                                    What Topics Will Be Covered?

                                    Basic First Aid Workshop topics:

                                    • Broken bones and cuts
                                    • Swallowing foreign bodies & batteries
                                    • Drowning
                                    • Poisoning
                                    • Burns
                                    • CPR live demonstration

                                    Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                                    Where?

                                    Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                                    Kindly, note that these sessions will not be providing you with any CPD/CME points

                                    Contact Info: Email: healthpromotion@sidra.org, Phone Number: 4403 6277

                                  • January 18

                                      Basic First Aid Workshop (English)


                                      Join Sidra Medicine’s free workshops to learn more about how to keep your child safe.

                                      Who Should Attend?

                                      Parents and caregivers

                                      What Topics Will Be Covered?

                                      Basic First Aid Workshop topics:

                                      • Broken bones and cuts
                                      • Swallowing foreign bodies & batteries
                                      • Drowning
                                      • Poisoning
                                      • Burns
                                      • CPR live demonstration

                                      Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                                      Where?

                                      Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                                      Contact Info: healthpromotion@sidra.org/ 4003 6277 (7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

                                    • January 18

                                        Basic First Aid Workshop (Arabic)


                                        Join Sidra Medicine’s free workshops to learn more about how to keep your child safe.

                                        Who Should Attend?

                                        Parents and caregivers

                                        What Topics Will Be Covered?

                                        Basic First Aid Workshop topics:

                                        • Broken bones and cuts
                                        • Swallowing foreign bodies & batteries
                                        • Drowning
                                        • Poisoning
                                        • Burns
                                        • CPR live demonstration

                                        Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                                        Where?

                                        Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                                        Contact Info: healthpromotion@sidra.org/ 4003 6277 (7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

                                      • January 19

                                          Antenatal Class (Arabic)


                                          Are you pregnant?

                                          Are you looking for more information about your pregnancy and childbirth?

                                          Join us at Sidra Medicine for interactive antenatal classes taught by experienced healthcare professionals.

                                          The following topics will be covered:

                                          • Healthy lifestyle during pregnancy
                                          • Changes during pregnancy
                                          • Stages of labor
                                          • Types of delivery
                                          • Pain control options during labor
                                          • Breastfeeding

                                          Classes are offered both in Arabic and English.

                                          Location: Patient and Family Education Center, Plaza Level, Outpatient Clinic, Sidra Medicine

                                          Contact Info: healthpromotion@sidra.org 4003 6277 (7:30 am- 3:30 pm)

                                        • January 20

                                            Anesthesia Crisis Resource Management


                                            A Collaborative Effort Between Adult Anesthesiology Simulation Department

                                            Location:Sidra Medicine, Mall Level, OPC, Simulation Center

                                            Learning Objectives:

                                            1. Develop strategies to help appropriately diagnose and treat anesthesia emergencies.

                                            2. Recall the importance of teamwork, communication skills, leadership and situational

                                            awareness in dealing with clinical emergencies

                                            3. Use a framework of non-technical skills analysis for self-reflection and analysis of

                                            performance in the clinical emergency team setting.

                                            Presenters:

                                            Monzer Sadek

                                            Sam Soltanifar

                                            Target Audience:

                                            Adult Anesthesiologist

                                            Anesthesia Technologist

                                            In support of improving patient care, Sidra Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

                                            CME/CPD:

                                            “This activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) and an Assessment Activity (Category 3) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners - Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 2 hours for Category 1 and maximum of 5 hours for Category3.

                                            Contact Info: sim@sidra.org