04 Jun 2018 - 8:59
Sidra Medicine signs MoU with HBKU on training research students
Doha: Sidra Medicine, member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) to train research students in the college of science and engineering of the university.
The MoU is the latest partnership signed by Sidra as part of the external training program recently launched by the medical center to provide training opportunities for students of different specialization under the supervision of the education and development team.
The college of science and engineering students at HBKU will gain professional experience from training in the research center at Sidra Medicine.
Sidra Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Peter Morris said promoting the cooperation with HBKU will lead to further enhance research talent, build research capacities in the country, increase the youth’s interest in scientific research and support the future leaders in the science field in Qatar.
Dean of college of science and engineering, Dr. Mounir Hamdi, said the external training program between the university and the medical center will provide the chance to exchange resources and technologies which play a vital role in strengthening the capability of the Qatari community to reach the latest cutting-edge medical solutions.