Rashid Centre for
Diabetes & Research
World Diabetes Day celebration 2016
منشور: 2016-12-05

World Diabetes Day celebration 2016

We at RCDR have been pioneering in different kinds of awareness activities in our intent to increase public awareness about diabetes; its complications and the means how to detect and prevent the disease itself. We pride ourselves as one of the leading organizations in the UAE and in the region to adhere to World Diabetes Day’s advocacy, “Act to change your life today, act to change the world tomorrow”.

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Global Health Partner hosts Iftar for staff and family
منشور: 2016-06-19

Global Health Partner hosts Iftar for staff and family

Global Health Partner, the managing company for Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research hosted an annual Iftar gathering for staff members of both Global Health Partner Middle East and Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research along with their family members.

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World Health Day 7 April – Theme of 2016  Beat Diabetes
منشور: 2016-05-08

World Health Day 7 April – Theme of 2016 Beat Diabetes

The diabetes epidemic is rapidly increasing in many countries, with the documented increase. Around 60% according to recent research of diabetes cases are preventable. Simple lifestyle measures have been shown to be effective in preventing or delaying the onset of type 2 diabetes. Maintaining normal body weight, engaging in regular physical activity, and eating a healthy diet can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes. Also diabetes is treatable. Diabetes can be controlled and managed to prevent complications. Increasing access to diagnosis, self-management education and affordable treatment are vital components of the response.

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World Health Day 7 April – Theme of 2016  Beat Diabetes
منشور: 2016-05-08

World Health Day 7 April – Theme of 2016 Beat Diabetes

More and more people are getting diabetes around the world. The increase is in great part driven by rising levels of overweight, obesity and physical inactivity including also among the children. 7 March 2016 the WHO decided that the theme for this year would focus on how to BEAT Diabetes. Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research in collaboration with Health education MOH Dubai provided awareness for the MOH staff with health check up, food and lifestyle advice for a more healthy life. The Objective was: To highlight the importance of a healthy living in the daily every day to prevent chronic diseases like diabetes Actions -Scale up the prevention Strengthen the care Enhance surveillance

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Cooking based education session by the lifestyle clinic.
منشور: 2016-04-04

Cooking based education session by the lifestyle clinic.

Lifestyle clinic started group educational session titled the” the More you know, the more you control” aiming to increase the awareness of the patients for the need to keep their blood sugar under control , improve their knowledge on diabetes , and introduce healthy recipes or modify traditional recipes.

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RCDR hosts Diabetic Foot Conference 2016
منشور: 2016-03-24

RCDR hosts Diabetic Foot Conference 2016

A Continuous Medical Education (CME) titled RCDR Diabetic Foot Conference 2016 was held on 24th March 2016 at the Auditorium of Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research in Ajman.

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Diabetes and Pregnancy Conference – RCDR 2015
منشور: 2015-10-13

Diabetes and Pregnancy Conference – RCDR 2015

The conference on Diabetes and Pregnancy which was held on 8th October 2015 at the Auditorium of Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research concluded with much success and was lauded with affirmative feedback from guests and delegates of the event.

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RCDR Laboratory Proficiency testing
منشور: 2015-10-11

RCDR Laboratory Proficiency testing

As a part of the quality management system in RCDR, the laboratory is participating in Bio Rad Proficiency testing to quality assure laboratory results.

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Lifestyle Clinic-healthy cooking session
منشور: 2015-06-14

Lifestyle Clinic-healthy cooking session

The lifestyle clinic at Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research conducts healthy cooking sessions for patients with diabetes under the supervision of specialized dietitians.

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Clinical Nutrition Congress
منشور: 2015-03-04

Clinical Nutrition Congress

The 4th annual middle east congress on clinical nutrition and the 2nd international congress on medical writing in collaboration with Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research is scheduled on 5-7th March 2015 at Ajman Kempinski Hotel.

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GHP extends management contract in UAE
منشور: 2015-02-09

GHP extends management contract in UAE

GHP is extending its very successful collaboration with the Ministry of Health (MoH) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by entering into an extension of its current management contract. The extension means that GHP will continue to run the Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research for at least another two years.

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Swedish officials visited RCDR
منشور: 2015-01-29

Swedish officials visited RCDR

Following the official visit to the Minister of Health of UAE and Arab Health, H.E. Ms Agneta Karlsson, State Secretary of Ministry of Healthcare, Public Health and Sport visited, together with H.E Mr Jan Thesleff, Ambassador of Sweden to UAE, Rashid Center for Dibetes & Research, managed by Global Health Partner.

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Global Health Partner at Arab Health 2015
منشور: 2015-01-19

Global Health Partner at Arab Health 2015

Arab Health 2015.Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Center DICEC.26 Jan 2015 – 29 Jan 2015 – Dubai, UAE.

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4th regional conference on diabetes and obesity and diabetes awareness campaign
منشور: 2014-12-10

4th regional conference on diabetes and obesity and diabetes awareness campaign

Rashid centre for diabetes and research, Ajman, UAE hosts the 4th regional conference on diabetes and obesity and diabetes awareness campaign.

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Research article of vitamin D
منشور: 2014-11-20

Research article of vitamin D

To study the effect of Vitamin D3 supplementation on metabolic control in an obese type 2 diabetes Emirati population.

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Life -8 (weight management program)
منشور: 2014-11-18

Life -8 (weight management program)

Lifestyle clinic starts a new batch of its weight loss program LIFE 8 from November 2014.. Life 8 empowers the participant with skills and knowledge to enable him/her to lose body weight and to maintain the lost weight

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Day 2 & 3 - RCDR diabetes awareness campaign
منشور: 2014-11-17

Day 2 & 3 - RCDR diabetes awareness campaign

The awareness bus continued it journey on the second day. The venue for this day is Ministry of Interior, Immigration Department in the beautiful city of Ras Al Khaima.

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Day 1 - RCDR diabetes awareness campaign
منشور: 2014-11-11

Day 1 - RCDR diabetes awareness campaign

The first day of RCDR diabetes awareness campaign was commenced successfully today.The RCDR team together with Anglo Arabian Health wheels of care bus went to Fujairah to share knowledge about how to detect and prevent chronicle diseases like high blood pressure and diabetes.

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Diabetes Awareness Campaign - Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research-2014
منشور: 2014-11-06

Diabetes Awareness Campaign - Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research-2014

With reference to the RCDR Mission “ to improve the quality of life for diabetes patients in the UAE by combining compassionate modern diabetes and obesity care with high quality research, professional education and fostering of community awareness” and in commemoration with the International Diabetes Federation World Diabetes Day, 14 November, the following objective for World Diabetes Day is planned.

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ESPEN Annual Conference
منشور: 2014-09-18

ESPEN Annual Conference

Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research was represented by Dr. Amena Sadiya (Consultant Nutritionist) in the annual congress of the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN-congress, September 6-9, 2014) held in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Gastroparesis among Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetic Patients in the United Arab Emirates
منشور: 2014-09-16

Gastroparesis among Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetic Patients in the United Arab Emirates

Journal of Diabetes Mellitus, 2014, 4, 96-106: Gastroparesis is also called Gastric Emptying, which is a complication in patients with long standing Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, the manifestation of autonomic neuropathy and the underlying cause is long term hyperglycemia.

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4th OMAN HEALTH EXHIBITION AND CONFERENCE
منشور: 2014-08-18

4th OMAN HEALTH EXHIBITION AND CONFERENCE

Global Health Partner will be represented at the 4th OMAN HEALTH EXHIBITION AND CONFERENCE 9-11 September 2014

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Arab Health Recruitment & Training Fair
منشور: 2014-08-18

Arab Health Recruitment & Training Fair

Global Health Partner will be represented at the Arab Health Recruitment & Training Fair on 18-20 October 2014, Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Centre (ADNEC) UAE

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RCDR 4TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
منشور: 2014-06-22

RCDR 4TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research, Ajman – UAE is managed by Global Health Partner – Sweden. The center is operational since June 2010 has been proudly serving the Nationals of UAE with quality treatment and care for four years.

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Low Back Pain Program (LEAP)
منشور: 2014-05-21

Low Back Pain Program (LEAP)

Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research, operated and managed by GHP, coordinated an Exercise: Low Back Pain Program (LEAP).

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Diabetes A-Z PHC Diabetes Education Programme: Module 1
منشور: 2014-05-21

Diabetes A-Z PHC Diabetes Education Programme: Module 1

Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research, managed by Global Health Partner, Sweden, supported the Diabetes A-Z PHC Diabetes Education Programme: Module 1

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Crown Prince of Ajman visits RCDR
منشور: 2014-05-04

Crown Prince of Ajman visits RCDR

Crown Prince of Ajman, Ammar Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi Visits Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research, Ajman, UAE.

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RCDR @ E I A Ajman
منشور: 2014-03-24

RCDR @ E I A Ajman

Ajman Medical District through Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research and Global Health Partner (Sweden), and the Life Pharmacy Group organizes a medical examination campaign for the employees and visitors of the Emirates Identity Authority in Ajman

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Global Health Partner @ Arab Health 2014
منشور: 2014-03-23

Global Health Partner @ Arab Health 2014

Global Health Partner – Sweden participates at Arab Health 2014

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World Kidney Day: 13 March 2014
منشور: 2014-03-20

World Kidney Day: 13 March 2014

Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research supported the Ajman Medical District Campaign to acknowledge World Kidney Day: 13 March 2014 for raising awareness of kidney disease for prevention and early detection

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3rd Regional  Conference on Diabetes and Obesity
منشور: 2013-12-03

3rd Regional Conference on Diabetes and Obesity

The 3rd Regional Conference on Diabetes and Obesity-RCDR 2013, took place in at Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research, Ajman, from 12-13 November. The Conference was opened by Mr Bengt Ternstrom, CEO of Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research (RCDR) and all delegates were welcomed by Dr Salahedeen Abusnana, Chief Medical Officer and Conference Chairperson, which was well attended by diabetes care specialists, primary healthcare practitioners and colleagues with an interest and specialization in diabetes, practising locally and Internationally.

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Awareness campaign World Diabetes Day 2013
منشور: 2013-11-25

Awareness campaign World Diabetes Day 2013

The World Diabetes Day 2013 campaign marks the fifth and final year of the 2009-2013 campaign on “Diabetes education and prevention.” International Diabetes Federation IDF.

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Lifestyle Nutrition
منشور: 2013-11-24

Lifestyle Nutrition

Extract from BBC Good Food Middle East November 2013.

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BBC Good Food Middle East November 2013
منشور: 2013-11-24

BBC Good Food Middle East November 2013

Living with diabetes.Life as a diabetic can be near-normal with a few diet tweaks and a bit of lifestyle management, Nicola Monteath learns from the experts.

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World Heart Day   29-9- 2013
منشور: 2013-10-02

World Heart Day 29-9- 2013

Awareness in Ajman City Center.

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Bariatric surgery: There’s help for the obese
منشور: 2013-09-30

Bariatric surgery: There’s help for the obese

Bariatric surgery methods in the UAE offer hope for the extremely overweight.The figures are alarming.A large number (30 per cent) of school-going children in the UAE are obese and 70 per cent of women and 60 per cent of men are overweight.These numbers were pointed out by a surgeon to highlight the growing dangers of obesity in the country.

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RCDR @ ISPAD and ADMCE
منشور: 2013-09-16

RCDR @ ISPAD and ADMCE

Meet Global Health Partner at the Exhibitions.

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From the land of the midnight sun
منشور: 2013-09-03

From the land of the midnight sun

Amanda Fisher (DIPLOMATICALLY SPEAKING) / 2 September 2013 - Khaleej Times. In this week’s interview with an ambassador from around the world stationed in the UAE, Amanda Fisher speaks with Swedish Ambassador Max Bjuhr about Swedish business presence in the UAE, turning waste into energy, and the midnight sun

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RCDR is now JCI accredited
منشور: 2013-07-23

RCDR is now JCI accredited

GLOBAL HEALTH PARTNER AND RASHID CENTER FOR DIABETES AND RESEARCH ARE THE FIRST TO BE QUALITY ACCREDITED WITHIN THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH IN THE UAE

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GLOBAL HEALTH PARTNER  ORGANIZED STAFF IFTAR
منشور: 2013-07-17

GLOBAL HEALTH PARTNER ORGANIZED STAFF IFTAR

Global Health Partner- Sweden, organized ANNUAL IFTAR for Rashid Center for Diabetes & Research staff and their families.

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RCDR iPhone App
منشور: 2013-06-02

RCDR iPhone App

One more innovative step from the RCDR team, towards quality through specialization. RCDR is launching its iOS application, and the Android will follow shortly.

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RCDR 3rd Anniversary Celebration
منشور: 2013-05-27

RCDR 3rd Anniversary Celebration

Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research, Ajman – UAE celebrates its 3rd Anniversary this year. For over three years, RCDR staff has been providing highly advance care that has improved diabetes treatment for UAE Nationals and their families with diabetes and its related complications.

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RCDR Bariatric Nurse Coordinator Miss Brigette Tagure Nominated for Nurse of Year Award
منشور: 2013-05-13

RCDR Bariatric Nurse Coordinator Miss Brigette Tagure Nominated for Nurse of Year Award

Held on 9th May 2013 at The Address Dubai Marina, RCDR Bariatric Nurse Coordinator Miss Brigette Tagure was nominated and awarded for “2013 Kabayan Nurse of the Year Award” by Kabayan Weekly, the first and only Filipino weekly publication which is circulated to more than 600,000 Filipino Overseas Workers (OFW) in the UAE.

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Life8
منشور: 2013-04-01

Life8 at RCDR

Life 8 is a structured group based weight loss program, aimed at achieving up to 5% of weight loss in 3 months through diet modification, physical activity and behavioral changes.

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Swedish Ambassador to the UAE visits RCDR
منشور: 2013-03-29

Swedish Ambassador to the UAE visits RCDR

After visiting Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research, the Swedish Ambassador to the UAE encourages the collaborations between UAE and Sweden in the health sector.

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diabetes Education Programme
منشور: 2013-03-28

Update in Towards diabetes Education Programme

For nurses in PHC northern emirates UAE.

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Diabetic Foot Symposium: RCDR 2013
منشور: 2013-03-22

Diabetic Foot Symposium: RCDR 2013

In keeping with the IDF’s Position Statement, Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research (RCDR), Ajman, United Arab Emirates (UAE), organized a Diabetic Foot Symposium at RCDR, on 21 March 2013.

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Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research launches Life8 program
منشور: 2013-01-30

Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research launches Life8 program

Life8 is a structured weight management program developed by the lifestyle clinic at Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research and launched in September 2012

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PHC Education 2012
منشور: 2013-01-13

PHC Education 2012

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Swedish solutions in focus on World Diabetes Day
منشور: 2012-12-26

Swedish solutions in focus on World Diabetes Day

On 11 November the World Diabetes Day was recognized at the Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research in Ajman, in the northern United Arab Emirates. The Swedish company Global Health Partner manages the centre. HH Sheikh Dr. Majid Bin Saeed Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman leaders court and Pia Roed, Chargé d'Affaires at the Embassy of Sweden were among the guests.

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RCDR Bariatric Report
منشور: 2012-12-11

RCDR Bariatric Report

RCDR offer surgical interventions, predominantly Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass, are provided for morbidly obese patients. The obesity surgery is offered free for the Nationals with full intensive program.

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RCDR Research Report
منشور: 2012-12-11

RCDR Research Report

The primary mission of RCDR has been to care for people with diabetes and Obesity, and conduct research to provide new knowledge about diabetes and its complications that will lead to new treatments, prevention and/or cure of these disorders in the UAE.

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Global Health Partner is celebrating its second year anniversary of operation in the U.A.E
منشور: 2012-11-14

Global Health Partner is celebrating its second year anniversary of operation in the U.A.E

Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research is the U.A.E. Ministry of Health reference centre for diabetes and research in the U.A.E and it is operated and managed by the Swedish Health care provider Global Health Partner.

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Swedish Surgeons Arrive for MoH in UAE to Perform Groundbreaking Gold Standard Procedure that Cures Type 2 Diabetes in Certain Patients
منشور: 2012-02-16

Swedish Surgeons Arrive for MoH in UAE to Perform Groundbreaking Gold Standard Procedure that Cures Type 2 Diabetes in Certain Patients

This week a group of surgeons from Global Health Partner (GHP) are in Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research (RCDR) to perform bariatric surgery and to highlight and create more awareness on the procedure. The Swedish team includes an Emirati trainee who has been studying laparoscopic surgery in Sweden for the last three years and is now about to specialize in bariatric surgery.

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RCDR Celebrated World Heart Day 2011
منشور: 2011-10-06

RCDR Celebrated World Heart Day 2011

Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research – Ajman celebrated World Heart Day 2011 on 29th Sept. 2011 through a “World Heart Day Awareness Campaign” by providing free random health check up to visitors and staffs of Ajman City Center.

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RCDR Lab Ranked No. 1 in UAE
منشور: 2011-06-06

RCDR Lab Ranked No. 1 in UAE

The laboratory of RCDR has been ranked as number 1 out of the 47 laboratories participating in the Bio-Rad quality assessment program in UAE and number 5 out of 725 laboratories participating internationally.

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Almost losing a foot gave right motivation
منشور: 2011-03-30

Almost losing a foot gave right motivation

"Rabah Abdelrahman will remember 2010 as the year he almost lost his right foot."

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Bariatric Surgery
منشور: 2011-03-03

Bariatric Surgery

SHEIKH KHALIFA Bin Zayed Hospital in Ajman received a Swedish medical delegation on Monday for the treatment of excessive obesity. The teams visit will continue for one week.

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Minister of Health visits RCDR
منشور: 2011-03-03

Minister of Health visits RCDR

His Excellency Dr. Hanif Hassan, UAE Minister of Health visited Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research in Ajman in preparation for its official opening in June 2010.

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