In order to bring you the best possible user experience, this site uses Javascript. If you are seeing this message, it is likely that the Javascript option in your browser is disabled. For optimal viewing of this site, please ensure that Javascript is enabled for your browser.
Conferences  

Covid-19: Challenges & Perspectives

Save the Date

Meet with Qatar University Experts!

Title: Covid-19: Challenges & Perspectives

A Virtual Conference to shed light on the QU's prominent trends and research efforts addressing Corona virus.

Time

Sunday 19 - April - 2020

10:00 am - 12:30 pm

On the Webex app

Program

TimeSessionSpeaker(s)
10:00 – 10:05 Opening Remarks Dr. Talal Al-Emadi, Director of Qatar University Press, QU
10:05 – 10:15 General Introduction
Emergency Research Grant 2020
Dr. Abdelaziz Bouras, Pre-award Manager, Vice-President Office for Research & Graduate Studies, QU
10:15 – 10:45

Clinical research:
Testing Strategy in Qatar
Diagnostic Testing Challenges for Covid-19

Dr. Suhail Doi, Department Head of Population Medicine, College of Medicine, QU
Dr. Patrick Tang, Division Chief of Pathology Sciences, Sidra Medicine
10:45 – 11:00 Basic molecular research Dr. Fatiha Benslimane, Research Associate, Biomedical Research Center, QU
11:00 – 11:15 Social behavioral research:
Awareness of Citizens and Residents of the Covid-19 Pandemic
Dr. Abdoulaye Diop, Manager of Research, Social and Economic Survey Research Institute, QU
11:15 – 11:20 Break  
11:20 – 11:35 Infectious disease epidemiology and public health:
Effective Public Health Measures
Dr. Hanan Abdul Rahim, Dean of College of Health Sciences, QU
11:35 – 11:50 e-Health Dr. Tamer Khattab, Professor in Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering, QU
11:50 – 12:05 Economic and Business Dr. Said Elbanna, Professor of Management, College of Business and Economics, QU
12:05 – 12:20 Technology and Materials Contribution Dr. Aboubakr Ali, Research Associate Professor, Center for Advanced Materials, QU
12:20 – 12:30 Q&A

To join this online event

  1. Please click HERE
  2. Enter First Name, Last Name, Email, and password: 1234
  3. Click "Join Now".
  4. Follow the instructions that appear on your screen to join the teleconference.