Dr. Said Ismail, the Qatar Genome Programme (QGP) manager, took part in the HIMSS Middle East Innovation Summit during the (GenoME) conference held in Riyadh, on the May 2-3, 2016.
IMSS Middle East is a cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). The meeting brought together leading healthcare IT professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. Dr. Said Along with Dr. Ramzy Temanni, from Sidra Bioinformatics team, presented an overview of QGP’s vision and structure with special emphasis on the bioinformatics work being carried out in Qatar. The talk was entitled: “Qatar Genome Project: Bioinformatics and Data Management Infrastructure” and received wide interest from the audience.