06 Feb 2018 - 9:04
Childhood diabetes and the best ways to diagnose and manage the disease were the subject of the latest installment of Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Grand Rounds lecture series.
06 Feb 2018 - 9:13
Doha: Hamad Medical Corporation will welcome a number of visiting consultants from various medical specialities during the month.
HMC has set schedule for meeting consultants including Dr Javid Gaziev, an oncology and haematology specialist and Clinical Director of the International Center for Transplantation in Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Anemia in Rome, Italy, is on a visit until February 9.
Professor Michel Chammas, a plastic surgery specialist and Head of the Department of Surgery at the University Hospital of Montpellier in Montpellier, France, will also be visiting HMC until February 9. Dr Jean-Jacques Abitbol, an orthopaedic specialist and co-founder of the California Spine Group in San Diego, California, will visit between February 9 and 12. Dr Tony Tannoury, an orthopaedic surgeon with the Boston Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts, will also be visiting HMC from February 9 to 12. Dr Ahmed Al Bahraini, a general surgery specialist with the West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust and East & North Hertfordshire NHS Trust in Hertfordshire, England, UK, will visit from February 10 to 18. Dr Daniel Davies, an internist in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, who is affiliated with Portsmouth Regional Hospital and specialises in geriatrics and the assessment and management of delirium in the elderly, will visit between February 10 and 16.
Dr Erik Wilson, Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery at the UT MIST Center for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery and a fellowship trained laparoendoscopic general surgeon from Bellaire, Texas, USA, will be visiting HMC from February 11 to 16.
Professor Andreas Kulozik, Medical Director of the Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology at the Heidelberg University Hospital in Heidelberg, Germany, will visit from February 24 to March 1.
Professor Nuhad K. Ibrahim, an oncology and haematology specialist with the Department of Breast Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, will visit between February 25 February and March 2. Other experts are scheduled to visit throughout the year as part of HMC’s focus on hosting highly-respected physicians and surgeons from around the world.