Diversity and Inclusion: Beyond closing the gender gap

Roche Diagnostics Middle East shares D&I Best Practices for a tolerant working environment at the Global Women in Leadership Economic Forum & World Tolerance Summit 2018. Click for more

Abu Dhabi,

Roche Diagnostics reinforces commitment to diagnostic innovations at AACC

  • Leading IVD partner presents key diagnostic innovations at first-ever American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) conference in Middle East
  • Safe testing for women and heart health highlighted with special focus on exceptional support services to partners

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Dubai, UAE,


Regional Experts Gather at 1st Middle East Oncopathology Forum to Shed the Light on Recent Innovations in Diagnostics and Address its Importance in Cancer Patient Management in Light of High Disease Incidence

Regional and international anatomic pathologists and oncologists reflect on best practices and case reviews in a platform that highlights the latest diagnostic innovations in the field

The role of oncology biomarkers in patient management at the heart of discussions at the first of its kind forum as a regional platform initiated by Roche Diagnostics


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Dubai hosts Region’s Experts to Examine the Latest Trends and Best Practices in Diagnostics

· Inaugurated by His Excellency Dr. Hussain Abdulrahman Al Rand, Assistant Undersecretary for Health Centres and Clinics at the Ministry of Health and Prevention, the 5th annual “Roche Days” conference brings together more than 600 medical experts from 30 countries of the Middle East

· Attendees saw firsthand some of the latest diagnostic technologies showcased while exchanging key experiences, challenges and trends on areas of infectious diseases, cardiovascular diseases and women’s health

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Dubai welcomes Region’s Healthcare Leaders Assemble to Outline Latest Developments in Diagnosing Critical Health Concerns

Improving turnaround time for laboratory results, testing for imminent heart attacks and detecting cervical cancer are just some of the important topics discussed at the 4th annual Roche Days conference. Roche Days, presented by Roche Diagnostics Middle East, is a platform for key opinion leaders throughout the region. More than 300 of the region’s medical experts in the in-vitro diagnostics (IVD) industry in the Middle East were hosted over the weekend. Click for more


Roche Diagnostics Middle East’s educatesMeDia Talks raises awareness among journalists on the importance of early screening for Cervical Cancer through ‘MeDia Talks’

With the aim of raising awareness on the pivotal role of early screening for cervical cancer, this educational session brought together leading doctor and journalists from the UAE. Click for more


Roche Diagnostics Middle East Recognized for “Outstanding Contribution to Inclusion” at Global Women in Leadership Economic Forum

The Global Women in Leadership Economic Forum concluded its 19th session on the evening of Thursday October 26th reaffirming its role as a torch-bearer for championing diversity as the cornerstone of sustainable economic development. Organized by Naseba and held under the patronage of His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, the forum acknowledged the gender gap in the region as an obstacle hindering female leadership now holding 2 percent of board seats in the GCC. Click for more


Roche Diagnostics Middle East’s MeDia Talks educates journalists on the importance of fertility checks for women planning a pregnancy

With an aim to raise awareness on the increasing concern of infertility and the importance of ovarian reserve tests, the educational session brought together a leading doctor and journalists from Jordan. Click for more


Roche Diagnostics' Customer Support Center and Training Academy Awarded for Revolutionizing IVD Industry in the Middle East

Roche Diagnostics Middle East was honoured with the 'Innovation in Work Culture' award at the Daman Corporate Health Awards. Taking place in Dubai, UAE, the event recognizes top employers in the United Arab Emirates in a variety of categories including corporate wellness, health and safety, employee engagement and implementing innovation in the workplace. > Click more here


Roche Diagnostics Middle East organises a blood drive to celebrate “World Blood Donor Day” 

Roche Diagnostics Middle East (RDME) has partnered with Sharjah Blood Transfusion and Research Center to recognize recurring blood donors and supporters of blood donation campaigns throughout UAE. The ceremony attended by Dr. Hussein Al Rand, Assistant Undersecretary at the Ministry of Health and prevention, and comes as part of marking the World Blood Donor Day celebrated globally on 14 June every year. Click for more


Roche Diagnostics showcases powerful innovation at Arab Health 2016

Roche Diagnostics Middle East (RDME), the leading in in-vitro diagnostics in the region, unveiled two major new diagnostic technologies at the Arab Health Exhibition & Congress 2016. These new innovative instruments will further enable the region’s health care professionals and patients to make timely decisions upon receiving utmost accurate diagnosis. Click for more

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,

Roche Ranks 3rd Globally in Diversity and Inclusion Index

At the 2015 Global Women In Leadership Economic Forum, Roche Diagnostics Middle East showcased their dedication to supporting women in the workplace through their active presence and participation across the two-day program. A keynote speech delivered at the opening of the conference highlighted the 2015 Diversity and Inclusion index; where Roche ranked in third place with a score of 77.5 out of a possible 100; coming in after Medtronic (79.25) and Diageo (78.25) respectively. Click for more


On World Hepatitis Day, Learn More About This Silent Killer

Symptoms of viral hepatitis often go unnoticed. On World Hepatitis Day, the World Health Organization and partners urge policy-makers, health workers and the public to "think again" about this silent killer. Click for more


Roche Diagnostics Middle East Reaffirms Importance of Women in the Workplace

Roche Diagnostics, the global leader in in-vitro diagnostics, was part of an exclusive group of panelists on Tuesday, as they helped launch the 17th edition of the Global Women in Leadership Forum, set to take place later this year. The event was attended by Maysoun Ramadan, Communications Manager Middle East, in addition to representatives from Naseba and Pepsi Co. Click for more

Dubai, UAE,

Roche Diagnostics Middle East, the market leader for in-vitro diagnostics, introduced a trio of industry-leading tests set to offer unprecedented diagnostic solutions to the region. 

Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2015: The launches were a key highlight of day one at the MENA region's largest show dedicated to women's health; Obs-Gyne Exhibition & Congress 2015 in Dubai. Click for more

Beirut, Lebanon,

Men Join The Fight Against Breast Cancer

Beirut, Lebanon, October 2014. The Ministry of Public Health with the support of Mrs. Lama Tammam Salam, the wife of the Prime Minister launched from the Grand Serai the 2014 National Breast Cancer Awareness campaign  .... Click for more

Dubai, UAE,

Charities and NGOs play a vital role in facilitating medical attention for Hepatitis C patients in UAE

Under the patronage of H.H Sheikh Mohammed BinMaktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum, Emirates Gastroenterology Society in partnership with Roche, commended the achievements made by Charities and NGOs working in UAE to support Hepatitis C patients, through a Charity Thanking Day held today.. Click for more

Riyadh, KSA,

Biosimilarity and Innovation in Drug Development

On May 20th and 21st 2014 Roche arranged meeting in Saudi FDA premises as well as Marriott Riyadh with KOLs (Oncologists, Hematologists and Rheumatologists) and also key decision makers (Purchasers and clinical pharmacists) ... Click for more

Abu Dhabi, UAE,

Roche partners with Zakat Fund and Al Noor Hospital to raise awareness on colorectal cancer

On occasion of World Colorectal Cancer Awareness month, the partnering organizations aim to educate people on colorectal cancer and encourage early detection through identification of the symptoms.Click for more

Dubai, UAE,

Bringing Advanced Kidney Care to UAE 

Nephrology Critical Care Symposium organized by Emirates Medical Association Nephrology Society (EMAN) in partnership with Roche brought together around 100 leading experts from the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait to share best practices on the management of acute kidney injury. Click for more 

Abu Dhabi, UAE,

Cancer Wave

In an effort to raise cancer awareness in the UAE, Roche Pharma UAE together with Roche Diagnostics, joined the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi (HAAD) in organising the Cancer Wave initiative.  Click for more

Saudi Arabia,

Roche Saudi Reaches out for Primary Care Physicians 

Outreach is set to ensure that people living in remote areas are properly diagnosed and referred to specialists early on. In Saudi Arabia, like in many other countries, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. According to the National Cancer Registry, it also ranks first in incidence among all cancer types, followed by colorectal cancer. Click for more

Saudi Arabia,

9th International Conference for Biopharmaceuticals and Supply Chain Management

In collaboration with Saudi Pharmaceutical Society, Roche Saudi organized an international meeting on Biopharmaceutical technology and supply chain management under the patronage of deputy minister of health Dr. Salah Almazroa and Dr. Tawfik Khoja. The meeting was attended by representatives from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE and Oman.Click for more

Saudi Arabia,

What You can do for your Lungs in Saudi Arabia

In collaboration with hospitals across the Kingdom, Roche organized two Lung Cancer Symposia, two Pathology Club Meetings, one Lung Cancer Expert Meeting, one Lung Cancer Club Meeting and several lectures in the main Oncology Centers around the Kingdom which lead in total to conduct 14 efficient lectures in one week. Click for more


Marking the World Kidney Day in Kuwait

14 March, 2013, the Kuwait Nephrology Association (KNA) held a public event for to mark the World Kidney Day. The event aimed at raising awareness about the prevention of Chronic Kidney Disease. Click for more


World Kidney Day 2013

In March 2013, Roche Pakistan organized a nationwide 360 degrees multimedia campaign involving leading KOLs in Symposia, Walks, Screening camps, Hospitals branding and awareness campaigns. TV, FM Radio and print media was effectively used along with many BTL activities at different hospitals. Click for more


Raising Awareness about Cancer in Kuwait 

To mark the World Cancer Day the Ministry of Health (MOH) in Kuwait held a cancer awareness campaign for the public during February and March 2013 under the tagline: Cancer - Know the facts. Click for more


Advocates for Awareness of Viral Hepatitis       

The Kuwait Red Crescent Society has launched the HepCare project for fighting viral hepatitis in Kuwait. HepCare coordinates a range of events that are designed to raise awareness among public about viral hepatitis including chronic hepatitis B and C, as well as to provide social and medical support to patients with viral hepatitis.Click for more

Dubai, UAE,

13th Congress of the Middle East Society of Organ Transplantation (MESOT)

Roche UAE strong presence in the 13th Congress of the Middle East Society of Organ Transplantation

Roche UAE joined the 13th Congress of the Middle East Society of Organ Transplantation (MESOT), which was held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on 12-15th December. The topic for this year’s congress was Ethical Organ Donation, which is of high importance and relevance to the region. Click for more


18th Conference of Pakistan Society of Clinical Oncology

1-3 March 2013 in Faisalabd, Pakistan Society of Clinical Oncology (PSCO) held the Conference “Celebrating Hope” by bringing together national and international experts from different disciplines. Pakistan Society of Clinical Oncology (PSCO) is the leading professional organization representing physicians who treat people with cancer in the country.Click for more


Marking the World Arthritis Day in Kuwait

12 January 2013, the Kuwait Association of Rheumatology (KAR) organized a a public event to mark the World Arthritis Day. The event was held as a full day at Al Shaab Park. The aim of the event was to raise awareness about all aspects of Rheumatoid Arthritis including prevention and controlling of the disease. Click for more