Precision Medicine

How studying genetics and lifestyle can shape a healthier MENA region

A man plays with his family at Mamzar beach in Dubai October 25, 2013.

A healthcare model based on disease prevention could have significant benefits for the region Image: REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Habiba Al Alsafar
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR)
Elizabeth ODay
Alumni, Global Shapers Community, Olaris Inc
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