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Etisalat to present future of delivering healthcare at GITEX Technology Week

Etisalat makes a major digital showcase in healthcare, bringing a wide array of smart solutions and concepts in the spotlight at GITEX Technology Week 2018. This is in line with Etisalat's objective to support the national agenda to achieve a world-class healthcare system. Dr Ahmed bin Ali, Group Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Etisalat, said: “We are at the forefront of the innovation in digital health. Etisalat's solutions are aimed at creating a more efficient and reliable healthcare system and…

First immunotherapy success for triple-negative breast cancer

Canon Europe has recently launched an online education hub for eyecare professionals and run its first optical coherence tomography (OCT) symposium at The World Ophthalmology Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Tom Jacques, Director of Canon Medical Imaging Group, commented: “OCT technology is evolving at a rapid pace and it's important for the industry to share information and expertise to understand what is possible through OCT and the software features available. The symposium is a great opportunity for eyecare professionals to meet and…

Zulekha Healthcare Group join hands with Dar Al Ber Society to launch social fund

Zulekha Healthcare Group has launched a new cardiac social fund, “Nabd Al Khair” (Pulse of Goodness), by co-investing with Dar Al Ber Society to make advanced cardiac care affordable and accessible to all communities in the UAE. The initiative honours the “Year of Zayed” celebrating the legacy of giving back to the community and promoting the strong values of late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Founding Father of the UAE. The initiative, which exclusively serves the cardiac medical…

Slovenia striving to become a world destination for wellness

The Slovenian Tourist Board is striving to becoming the world's best destination for wellness through a number of ongoing initiatives that promote the country's thermal spas, medical clinics, pristine nature, organic produce and cuisine, and commitment to Green, Active and Healthy tourism all based on sustainable precepts. Slovenia has been short listed as one of four finalists in the 'Best in Wellness' category of the International Travel & Tourism Awards, where the winner will be announced at the World Travel…

J-Clinic aims to revolutionize disease prevention, detection, and treatment

MIT and Community Jameel, the social enterprise organization founded and chaired by Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel, launched the Abdul Latif Jameel Clinic for Machine Learning in Health (J-Clinic). This is the fourth major collaborative effort between MIT and Community Jameel. J-Clinic, a key part of the MIT Quest for Intelligence, will focus on developing machine lear ning technologies to revolutionize the prevention, detection, and treatment of disease. It will concentrate on creating and commercializing high-precision, afford able, and scalable machine…