News & Updates

Medical staff from Al Ain support Earthquake Recovery Project in Nepal

In the Year of Zayed, Burjeel Royal Hospital and Medeor 24×7 International Hospital in Al Ain are proud to support a disaster-recovery project led by the global NGO, All Hearts and Hands-Smart Response. Two staff nurses from the two hospitals are in Nepal with over 60 volunteers who are building a school for the local community. The nurses will be providing basic first aid, health and hygiene awareness classes for the volunteers and demonstrations for local villagers in the disaster-affected communities.   Two devastating earthquakes in…

MOHAP launches first-of-its-kind smart App

The Ministry of Health and Prevention “MOHAP” launched the first-of-its-kind smart application about pharmacovigilance under the name “UAE RADR”. The application has been developed in collaboration with Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency “MHRA”. UAE RADR is used for the complete management of pharmacovigilance including WHO's UPPSALA monitoring center on the side effects of drugs, guideline on good pharmacovigilance practices which features the procedures required from the marketing authorization holders for drugs and medical products to ensure the safe use of its products in…

Pharmax opens AED125m production facility at Dubai Science Park

Dubai Science Park (DSP) has recently welcomed the inauguration of its first pharmaceutical manufacturing plant, operated by Pharmax Pharmaceuticals (Pharmax), a pharmaceutical company that will produce a wide range of medications from the science-focused business community.   The opening ceremony drew the participation of His Excellency Dr Amin Hussain Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary of Public Health Policy & Licensing at the Ministry of Health and Prevention, Dr Younis Kazim, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Healthcare Corporation, Malek Al Malek, Group CEO of TECOM Group,…

Labelians to unveil new armchair for blood sampling

Labelians is set to exhibit for the 3rd time in the French Pavilion at MEDLAB Dubai. The teams will present full range of pre-analytical, sampling transport, molecular biology, liquid handling products, as well as the FMBIO5 Bioleader® armchair for blood sampling.   Conceived and designed by Labelians, the FMBIO5 bioleader® armchair for blood sampling is wide, robust and long-lasting. Its ergonomic upholstery and non-slip front cushion provide exceptional seating comfort. It can be equipped with a gynecological kit (paper roll holder, clamps, stainless steel stirrups) or…

UCM awards world’s first honorary doctorate to an Arab personality from the UAE

UCM, an innovative Higher Educational Institution represented by Manuela de Martino, the President of UCM and Professor Fausto Gennuso, the Director General of UCM, honored Dr. Abdul Salam Al Madani, Chairman of INDEX Holding and Executive Chairman of DIHAD and DISAB, with an honorary doctorate, becoming the world's first Arab personality from the UAE to be awarded an honorary doctorate by UCM.   This unique recognition comes in line with Dr. Abdul Salam Al Madani's commitment towards supporting humanitarian aid and relief…