Qatar BioBank

Qatar Biobank has been created in partnership with the Supreme Council of Health, and is working with Hamad Medical Corporation to enable medical research on health issues that prevail in Qatar. Visit our website

Qatar Biobank Officially Opens

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation (QF), has officially opened the Qatar Biobank building in Hamad bin Khalifa Medical City.

Qatar Foundation Combats Hypertension

High blood pressure is responsible for 12.8 percent of all deaths worldwide, which amounts to 7.5 million people annually. In addition, 32.9 percent of Qataris suffer from hypertension, one third of whom ignore their diagnosis.

A Snapshot of Qatar’s Health

The essential role of Qatar Biobank is to collate biological samples and health data to enable medical research on the health issues prevailing in Qatar, and to improve the status of people’s health.