First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE

إجراء أول جراحة من نوعها لاستبدال الركبة الجزئي الجانبي

First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE  75 years old Dubai resident Ms. Fatima Benazzouz, successfully underwent Partial Knee Replacement based on the most advanced technique known as the Oxford Procedure at Adam Vital Hospital in Dubai. Unlike the Total Knee Replacement procedure in which all the knee joint surfaces are removed, an Oxford Partial Knee Replacement is performed to only replace damaged tissue and bone in the knee joint with artificial implants called prosthetics, and the rest of the knee remains unharmed and preserved.…

Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi attends the renaming ceremony of Al Zahra Hospital into NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah

Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi attends the renaming ceremony of Al Zahra Hospital into NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)– Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Ruler’s Office, witnessed this morning the renaming ceremony of Al Zahra Hospital into NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, which is one of the leading hospitals in medical care since its inception in 1981. Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi listened to a number of speeches delivered by the administrators of NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah about the hospital’s plans to continue providing the best health services for its patients, and future developments in all clinics, departments and…

First surgery using 3-D printed Titanium bone performed in the UAE by Thumbay University Hospital

Doctors at Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman performed the surgery on a 9-year old Nigerian boy. Child’s right foot was severely wounded and injured due to accidental gunshot in his native country. 25th January 2021, Ajman, UAE: In a first of its kind surgery reported to the Hospital, the team of Doctors at Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman achieved this humongous feat by successfully performing a mid-foot reconstruction using 3-D technology and saving a 9-year old Nigerian boy from foot amputation. The young boy who had severely injured his right foot including…

TBHF responds to unprecedented humanitarian challenges in 2020  with 39 projects that touch over 803,000 lives in 15 countries

فين الع

The Big Heart Foundation infused AED 39 million in projects that impacted 7 vital sectors Mariam Al Hamadi: The Foundation continues to boost its readiness to fulfill its duties in overcoming humanitarian challenges being encountered globally. TBHF’s projects focused on healthcare, education, infrastructure, offering protection, improving livelihoods and fulfilling basic needs, in addition to emergency aid and relief. SIARA 2020 honoured unique humanitarian interventions geared towards advancing psychosocial wellbeing of refugees. In a tumultuous year marked by economic and social upheavals worldwide as nations battled the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, and…

Introducing the Gemfields Foundation

شركة “جيم فيلدز” تُطلق جمعيّة “جيم فيلدز”

Highlights: Today, Gemfields is launching the Gemfields Foundation; Borne organically as a result of increasing demand from donors, the Foundation is the charitable arm of Gemfields, through which donors can contribute funding to directly support community and conservation projects in sub-Saharan Africa. It is a charitable vessel to manage and scale-up activations that have been carried out by Gemfields over the last decade; Gemfields Foundation functions quite unlike most charities: 100% of donor funds are directed, in full, to the underlying charitable projects. All overhead, administration, travel and management costs…

Gulf Medical University Graduated 354 Healthcare Professionals to join the frontline from 41 Countries at the 17th Virtual convocation Ceremony 2020

“جامعة الخليج الطبية” تخرّج 354 من المتخصصين في مختلف المجالات

Gulf Medical University Graduated 354 Healthcare Professionals to join the frontline from 41 Countries at the 17th Virtual convocation Ceremony 2020 His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council, UAE and Ruler of Gulf Medical University owned by the Thumbay Group, a leading medical university in the region conducted its biggest 17th virtual convocation 2020 conferring degrees to 354 Healthcare Professionals from 41 countries to join the frontline which includes 36 Emirati graduates from UAE. The convocation ceremony was held virtually and select graduates were…

ANANTARA AL JABAL AL AKHDAR RESORT CELEBRATES SUCCESSES

منتجع أنانتارا الجبل الأخضر يحتفي بنجاحاته

A LOOK BACK AT 2020: ANANTARA AL JABAL AL AKHDAR RESORT CELEBRATES SUCCESSES IN 2020 AND PREDICTS A FRUITFUL 2021 With the end of the year approaching, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort reflects on its performance in 2020 and celebrates areas of success despite a challenging year all whilst looking forward to the full recovery of Oman’s travel and tourism industry in 2021. As with all hotels in the travel and tourism industry, globally, the secluded mountain haven experienced setbacks during the year. As the entire industry works to…

Dubai Science Park Welcomes International Business Delegation to Explore Investment Opportunities

مجمّع دبي للعلوم يستقبل وفداً من المستثمرين ورجال الأعمال

More than 30 global investors visit region’s flagship science hub to explore investment deals in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, meditech, healthcare  A more than 30-strong delegation of senior business leaders and investors have visited Dubai Science Park, a science and healthcare-focused business community, to discuss innovation, business opportunities and collaboration in the UAE’s world-class medical sector. Under the glistening headquarters designed by architecture studio HDR and flanked by a world-class, environmentally-friendly laboratory complex, an elite group of international investors and corporate executives received an update on investment opportunities following years of strong…

‘Kanaf’ discusses mechanisms that will guide   first-of-its-kind child protection centre in the UAE

“كنف” يقود خطوات لتأسيس أول بيت للطفل في الإمارات

Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi 8 partnering entities brainstorm procedural plan for Kanaf Child Protection Centre Hanadi Al Yafei: Grounded in scientific methodology, Kanaf will see the implementation of best global child protection standards and practices The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) in Sharjah, recently held a meeting with the partners of the Kanaf Child Protection Centre, which will be established in Sharjah for child victims of physical or sexua l abuse, aged 0…

Medcare Hospitals Chatbot Wins Gold at MENA Digital Awards

“المساعد الإفتراضي” لمستشفيات ميدكير

The leading premium healthcare provider in collaboration with Blue Logic Digital won the award for the best use of digital over the past year within the healthcare sector for its smart chatbot. Medcare Hospitals took home gold for the successful installation of its conversational artificial intelligence (AI) agent, the first chatbot of its kind in the healthcare industry that is able to perform end-to-end appointment management without the need for a human agent intervention. The bi-lingual communication platform won the premium healthcare provider appreciation for the ‘Best Use of Digital…