Qatar National Library

Healthcare in Qatar: Development and Milestones Over 70 Years Exhibition

This exhibition will give you the opportunity to understand the history of healthcare in Qatar, from traditional medicine and early hospitals of the late 1940s through subsequent stages of developing healthcare institutions equipped with modern facilities reaching the highest global standards. You can trace the growth of medical care in the country from traditional remedies to today's high-tech hospitals and clinics.

Date: 11 February – 31 March 2019

Time: During the Library's opening hours

Language: Arabic and English

Target Audience: ِGeneral public

This is an open event; RSVP is not required.


To mark the launch of the exhibition, Dr. Ahmed Al-Awadhi, Director of the Information Center at the Islamic Organization for Medical Sciences in Kuwait, will present a scientific lecture entitled "Contributions of Islamic Civilization Scientists in Medicine." The lecture will highlight various stages of medical research and development in the Islamic world. Dr. Al-Awadhi is a specialized researcher in medical manuscripts and holds a PhD in Sharia and Islamic Studies from the University of Wales. 

Date: 11 February 2019

Time: 6:00 – 7:00 PM

Venue: Auditorium 

Language: Arabic with English interpretation.

Target Audience: Researchers, students, and the general public

This an open event; RSVP is not required.

Event time

11.02.2019 08:00 AM
31.03.2019 08:00 PM

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Event location

Main Plaza
Qatar National Library, Education City