The Aim:

The Qatar Genome Programme journey began in 2013 when Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasir announced it at the WISH conference. The QGP, aim to support the pillars of Qatar National Vision 2030, and one of the important goals is to build the workforce and the capacity that will drive the advances in genomic medicine and its application into healthcare.

In alignment with Qatar Foundation’s commitment to in education and building human capacity, Qatar Genome Programme (QGP) launched its summer internship programme in 2015.

QGP aims to help Qatar build its next generation of scientists, by helping the students develop skills and sharpen their interpersonal skills by interacting with our team and other researchers and scholars on a professional level and in a way that they did not experience in the classroom.

For upcoming internship programmes, please see events/news