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May 2019 -
Volume 17, Issue 5

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Original Contribution

Job satisfaction in PHC Kuwait
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Huda Youssef Al-Ghareeb, Rihab Abdullah Al-Wateyan
DOI: 10.5742MEWFM.2019.93640

Falls in Older People with Diabetes Mellitus: a study from Kurdistan of Iraq
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Asso Amin, Zana A Mohammed, Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin, Raed Thanoon, Saman H Shareef, Thomas James Oakley, Teshk Shawis
DOI: 10.5742MEWFM.2019.93641

Effects of oxytocin therapy on amount of breast milk in postpartum period in Maternity Teaching Hospital

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Ismail Bilal Ismail
DOI: 10.5742MEWFM.2019.93642

Case Report

The crescent trachea: a new radiological sign of subclinical tracheal compression in patients with large goitres
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Jason Toppi, Yik Seng Tham, Stephen Kleid
DOI: 10.5742MEWFM.2019.93643

What is the relationship between irritable bowel syndrome, smoking, hypertriglyceridemia, and fasting plasma glucose?
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Mehmet Rami Helvaci, Abdulrazak Abyad, Lesley Pocock
DOI: 10.5742MEWFM.2019.93644

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Childhood Abuse among Hadhramout University Students in Yemen
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Fauzia Faraj Bamatraf DOI: 10.5742MEWFM.2019.93645

Announcement

The Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships for the MENA Region
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May 2019 - Volume 17, Issue 5

The Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships for the MENA Region

The International Atherosclerosis Society is launching the Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships for the MENA Region. The initiative has been made possible by a generous donation from Dr. Wael Abdulrahman Al Mahmeed (Abu Dhabi, UAE). The Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships for the MENA Region is a competitive research funding opportunity aimed at advancing clinical and basic research in atherosclerosis and related cardio-cerebrovascular diseases in the MENA Region, as well as promoting partnerships among researchers from recognized MENA Universities and healthcare institutions.

I am pleased to announce that the International Atherosclerosis Society is launching the Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships for the MENA Region project. The entire IAS Board is honored and grateful to announce that this high-level initiative has been made possible by a generous donation from Dr. Wael Abdulrahman Al Mahmeed (Abu Dhabi, UAE).

The Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships for the MENA Region is a competitive research funding opportunity aimed at advancing clinical and basic research in atherosclerosis and related cardio-metabolic-cerebrovascular diseases in the MENA Region, as well as promoting partnerships among researchers from recognized MENA Universities and healthcare institutions.

Aim of the Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships program is to help young researchers to improve skills and knowledge in the field of atherosclerosis and related cardio-metabolic-cerebrovascular diseases in the MENA Region by:
• Acquiring new research techniques
• Implementing new clinical techniques
• Initiating innovative programs in atherosclerosis and related cardio-metabolic-cerebrovascular diseases
• Accepted post-doctoral training in a lipid-intense research laboratory
• Implementing ongoing research in the applicant’s laboratory.

The Wael Al-Mahmeed & IAS Research Training Grants and Fellowships for the MENA Region will award up to three $10,000 grants for a maximum period of 6 months. The final granted amount will be calculated pro rata, according to the length of the certified training period or the duration of the research.

For further information about the application on line go to: http://grants.athero.org/MENARegion/

 


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