Qatar Genome Programme and Qatar Biobank host the first summer internship for interns from Qatar University and Weill Cornell Medicine in Qatar.

برنامج قطر جينوم و قطربيوبنك يطلقا برنامج التدريب الصيفي ، لمتدربات من جامعة قطر وكلية طب وايل كورنيل

Qatar Genome Programme and Qatar Biobank hosted the first summer internship during August, which spread over one month, it was attended by 5 female interns who are students and graduates of Qatar University and Weill Cornell Medicine in Qatar.

The internship has created an opportunity for the interns to work on this unique national program which Qatar Biobank incubates. A group of professors and researchers oversaw the lectures, case studies, and presentations.

The interns attended lectures delivered by doctors and professors on Genome Ethics, Science of Genome, History of Human Genome and Personalized Medicine and were introduced to working methodology of Qatar Biobank and the latest technologies and protocols used in the Genome Project.