Dr Ahmed

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Dr Ahmed said : “Africa can only beat the COVID -19 pandemic and other disease outbreaks by relying on trusted information that is based on insights scientists bring to the conversation. To fight misinformation and mischaracterization, public health experts must work with the community and media consistently and continuously. This is the value that the AIRA partnership brings to the collective of responses in the continent,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, December 3, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "I don't want people to ... use the test as a tool to find ways to still do what they do," External link

CBC Thursday, December 3, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed noted : "These sorts of agreements are a key focus for us at a time when regional policymakers are prioritizing distributed solar projects and demand for renewables has reached an all-time high across the MENA region and globally. We firmly believe that with the right mix of regulations, technology and financing, renewable energy has a massive potential to make inroads in the MENA region," External link

electricenergyonline Saturday, November 28, 2020 12:12:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “For years, Apicorp has been a trusted financial partner in the region’s energy sector, and we are delighted to extend further support to Yellow Door Energy as it scales up its solar operations in into new markets,” External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, November 25, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed noted : “These sorts of agreements are a key focus for us at a time when regional policymakers are prioritizing distributed solar projects and demand for renewables has reached an all-time high across the MENA region and globally. We firmly believe that with the right mix of regulations, technology and financing, renewable energy has a massive potential to make inroads in the MENA region,” External link

guardian-ng Wednesday, November 25, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed noted : “These sorts of agreements are a key focus for us at a time when regional policymakers are prioritizing distributed solar projects and demand for renewables has reached an all-time high across the MENA region and globally. We firmly believe that with the right mix of regulations, technology and financing, renewable energy has a massive potential to make inroads in the MENA region,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, November 25, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Indeed this grant will be a big boost to Africa CDC efforts in responding to the COVID -19 pandemic in Africa including strengthening its own capacity to address public health issues in the continent” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The expected outcome from the Bank’s collaboration with the Africa Union is a stronger Africa CDC able to rapidly coordinate emergency assistance across Africa, particularly in low income member countries, beyond the current COVID -19 response, working in collaboration with other development partners, including those in the private sector” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We see PACT as a movement that allows us to do certain things very quickly. Since it was rolled out, testing, contact tracing and treatment have improved across the continent, but we are not there yet. What this tells us is that what we are doing is working and we must intensify our efforts. This is why partnership with institutions like AfDB is very important to us” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said ( about Team ) : “I am proud of how teams across the entire Stroke Service have responded to this unprecedented pandemic, including the Stroke Team and Stroke Unit, Emergency Department, neuroradiology, internal medical, and stroke multidisciplinary teams,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added ( about Commission ) : “Over the past decade, the Stroke Service at HMC has made significant improvements in the way in which it delivers care to patients. The service has twice received accreditation from the Joint Commission International, endorsing the quality and safety of care it provides. Additionally, we have introduced multiple new units and services, including a new Stroke Unit in 2014, a Neuroangiography Imaging Suite in 2016, and a Stroke Prevention Clinic and Rapid Assessment Stroke Unit in 2018,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “In 2015, we saw an average of 100 patients a month, a number that has risen to around 190 a month throughout 2020. As soon as the threat of COVID-19 in Qatar became apparent, we worked hard to quickly adapt how we provide care to ensure the safety of both our patients and staff,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “In addition to utilizing thrombolysis - a clot-busting drug providing effective treatment in acute ischemic stroke - we now regularly utilize interventional thrombectomies, a type of minimally invasive surgery that removes a blood clot from an artery. Thrombectomy is a very advanced and effective way to clear a blocked blood vessel where thrombolysis might not re-open the vessel,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The more time that passes between the stroke happening and medical intervention, the greater the damage that can be done. The term ‘time is brain’ is frequently used to emphasize the need for fast intervention, as the faster treatment can be given following a stroke, the better the chances of recovery. If you suspect that you, or someone around you, has suffered a stroke, call 999 immediately so care teams can respond, and treatment can be given as soon as possible,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "you would feel drunk; you'd get that same kind of high," External link

CBC Sunday, November 15, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Bahrain and the GCC have lost a great statesman and leader,” External link

GulfDailyNews Thursday, November 12, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The size did pose a challenge and we had to alter our usual technique of resection to preserve the main vessels that supply the gut. We then removed the cancer completely and reconstructed the vessels around the pancreas,” External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, November 11, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “These five areas were chosen because there are abundant resources for these activities in Oman,” External link

timesofoman Thursday, November 5, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The event is unique and significant, enabling the scientific community, health workers, governmental and nongovernmental institutions and the public to be informed regarding the progress of COVID-19 vaccines, and (to) discuss concerns and issues,” External link

arabnews Wednesday, November 4, 2020 4:55:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Because we do have cold winters in the U.S., I would appeal that the government looks into purifying indoor air,” “We have amazing technology with UV light. Since 1978, we have known that that sterilizes the air… And they kill 99.9% of viruses, including against the COVID 19 virus. This is what we are going to need as we start to roll out the vaccine. Indoor air is something we can work on now” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 2, 2020 5:05:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “During the onslaught of Covid-19 in the country, we used to test 300-400 samples each day. But now we are testing only 100-150 samples,” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “Most people have got over their initial fears of Covid-19 but the number of infections may rise again due to the lax attitude towards the infectious disease. We will have to abide by health regulations until the viral disease is eliminated from the country,” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “Some people who experience symptoms similar to COVID-19 do not speak of their symptoms and prefer to remain silent,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 29, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “Imagine a mother with four children inquiring on the whereabouts of her children if she were to be placed in quarantine,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 29, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed stated : "The agreement aims to provide consultations in the field of identifying and measuring air pollution in the industrial cities, and provide scientific solutions to investors to address the environmental impacts resulting from pollution, and consequently ensure the provision of a healthy work environment at these industrial cities," External link

tradearabia Monday, October 26, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The more we cooperate and rally efforts as a government, citizens and residents, the more we could cut down the number of infection cases and ease pressure on health establishments,” External link

omanobserver-om Sunday, October 25, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is true. She has died here in the hospital, but I can’t comment any further. Kindly consult the family members who will be in a better position to give more details,” External link

theCitizen Tuesday, October 20, 2020 3:49:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The world requires a new kind of approach to tackle such unprecedented health and economic crisis, one that fosters cooperation and not isolation among all the stakeholders," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, October 19, 2020 7:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Since aging is inevitable, the amount of PW generated is only expected to increase. With that in mind, we are trying a different approach wherein instead of trying to find new ways to dispose PW, we are looking at it as a resource rather than a nuisance. For the past 2-3 years, we have been exploring the possibility of generating energy using PW,” External link

gulf-times Monday, October 19, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The challenge with PW is its complex composition, in addition to being hypersaline, it also consists of dispersed oil, hydrocarbons and suspended solids. Its complex composition means it does not make economic sense to treat this water for use in irrigation or such. It is typically reinjected into disposal wells so it can help maintain reservoir pressure and enhance oil recovery via waterflooding,” External link

gulf-times Monday, October 19, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "I believe there are multiple learning avenues that exist between both countries to collaborate. Going forward, I can see India and the UAE working closely to shape a more efficient healthcare system," External link

business-standard Sunday, October 18, 2020 6:36:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Institutions with big endowments can weather the storm,” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Thinking about students, faculty and staff – what do they need?” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “One of the top priorities for higher education right now should be training their faculty members,” “In fact, it should be a priority for the accreditation bodies as well. They should demand that colleges and universities invest money and resources for training, for online teaching, leadership in teaching and learning. It’s very important” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Student-centered learning means that students are highly engaged,” “They are interested in the topic. They are interested in learning more about the topic in the future. Remember, one of the reasons students come to the university is not only to learn about subject matter – but also to learn HOW to learn, so it is a life-long learning pattern” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “If I were having a conversation with my faculty colleagues a year ago and said we need to be completely online by April 1, I would have gotten a bazillion of reasons why we couldn't do so or why that was a dumb idea,” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “The isolation of the virus from wastewater can be tricky especially when the case number is low,” “For this reason, we need to have a good concentration method. In a recent study, we have evaluated several concentration methods that can recover SARS-CoV-2 from wastewater effectively” External link

samoaobserver Wednesday, October 14, 2020 11:23:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "One of the most common complaints we are getting now are chronic cases of joint pains. We are seeing more osteorporotic bones compared to a decade ago and this mainly has to do with bad lifestyle, bad postures, less physical activity due to Covid-19. The more active the person the better bone quality and it makes a huge difference as we grow older. If your bones get lazy, then will weaken. Therefore, have a good diet, good exposure to sun, exercise and stay active because one of the best stimulators for bones is physical activity," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, October 12, 2020 9:41:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “BUQ invited the poets from around the world to write and present their tarhi poetry on the noted classical poet Mir Taqi Mir’s couplets. Tarhi refers to when a poet writes a ghazal following the pattern of the line given from the ghazal of the other poet. It is very challenging as the poet is restricted to compose good poetry while being confined to a set pattern,” External link

gulf-times Friday, October 9, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “It would be better if the ministry evaluates what has been done before we moved forward. It results to find out that it is effective, we move forward if there are issues, we look for a possible solution than repeating the same mistakes at the expense children’s future,” External link

independent-UG Thursday, October 8, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times. " External link

msn-uk Thursday, October 8, 2020 12:36:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times” External link

southwales-eveningpost Tuesday, October 6, 2020 3:07:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times” External link

surreymirror Tuesday, October 6, 2020 10:27:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times” External link

coventrytelegraph Tuesday, October 6, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It is an honour to be the first Bangladeshi Executive Director of icddr,b," External link

thedailystarBD Wednesday, September 30, 2020 6:46:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "You have to be mindful that there are other things that need to be in place. It's not only about the ability to test, [but] ensuring they have the supplies for the swab. There's a system in place," External link

CBC Tuesday, September 29, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It's a big achievement for us to have the testing available locally for in-patients and eventually for the community," External link

CBC Tuesday, September 29, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "With Melbourne in stage four lockdown and new cases of COVID-19 springing up across Australia daily, containment is critical and clearly there needs to be a high level of cooperation and compliance," External link

eurekalert Tuesday, September 29, 2020 5:40:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “You can plan to succeed, but it is not necessary that you can plan to be the best. So, choosing us amongst the thousands of those who have undergone PhD pro- grammes, both locally and internationally and then our thesis are considered worthy to be converted into textbooks is a moment of joy for us,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “I felt honoured when I got the news because I never expected it. When I came back from my PhD pro- gramme, I submitted my thesis through the University not knowing that TETFund is going to do something about it” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “TETFund under Professor Suleiman Bogoro is doing well, we hope that they will continue to fund and support us so that we can move our educational system forward,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “You can plan to succeed, but it is not necessary that you can plan to be the best. So, choosing us amongst the thousands of those who have undergone PhD pro- grammes, both locally and internation- ally and then our thesis are considered worthy to be converted into textbooks is a moment of joy for us,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “I felt honoured when I got the news because I never expected it. When I came back from my PhD pro- gramme, I submitted my thesis through the University not knowing that TET- Fund is going to do something about it” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “TETFund under Professor Suleiman Bogoro is doing well, we hope that they will continue to fund and support us so that we can move our educational system forward,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

unicef Wednesday, September 23, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our preliminary data analysis from healthcare workers’ surveys completed since the start of the pandemic shows young, single, female expatriates working in healthcare are the most affected,” External link

thenational Wednesday, September 23, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We will be able to define demographic details further when the analysis is completed,” External link

thenational Wednesday, September 23, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “At Seha, we have tried to be proactive from the very beginning of the pandemic,” External link

thenational Wednesday, September 23, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sudan’s health system suffers from years of underfunding, lack of staff, human resources, medicines, materials, equipment and medical supplies,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Minimum and maximum temperatures will gradually decrease over the coming days. Fog is expected in areas between Abu Dhabi and Dubai and in Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah, during early morning hours from Tuesday to Saturday," External link

khaleejtimes Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

tradearabia Tuesday, September 22, 2020 10:43:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, September 21, 2020 10:53:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Eight months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic,” External link

ngrguardiannews Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:23:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Eight months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic,” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Eight months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID -19 are asymptomatic,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, September 17, 2020 5:46:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “In the beginning everyone was concerned, repeatedly had a mixture of fear and anxiety about the treatment of COVID-19 patients. HMC and CDC provided us with all required information and training for better diagnosis and treatment of patients,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Overall it was a great and unique experience. I feel privileged to be in front line and caring for people at the most needed time. The experience is very different from receiving the first COVID-19 patient, reaching the peak and reaching today’s situation. Day by day, we built our experience and knowledge,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic," External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:05:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “There’s good data from studies that has shown the higher the number of co-morbidities, the higher the risk of death,” External link

thenational Monday, September 14, 2020 2:02:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Their whole world depends on the livestock," External link

allafrica Tuesday, September 8, 2020 3:03:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "It's important to timely manage these types of cases. Any delay in taking the right steps could have serious complications. An infected bile duct can lead to septic shock and even death. And fasciola hepatica can lead to liver fibrosis," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, September 7, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "Our plans also include stimulating the application of innovation in vital sectors such as tourism in efforts to increase the sectors' competitiveness, develop its services, and enhance its contribution to the UAE's gross domestic product. All these efforts will provide a strong foundation for the UAE's future economy," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The Ministry of Economy, along with its partners, has long been working on improving all three of these elements within the UAE. Looking forward, we will continue building on these efforts during the next phase, especially within the framework of implementing the flexible 33-initative package, which includes initiatives designed to accelerate the implementation of the positive list of the foreign direct investment law in order to increase quality investment attraction, to encourage investment in the digital and fourth industrial revolution sectors, and to facilitate and increase trade via innovative platforms," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed stated : "Rohingya repatriation seems like a lengthy process this time around unlike the reflux and the subsequent repatriation in the 70's and 90's because the United Nations and the international bodies are putting emphasis on ensuring the citizenship of the Rohingya population before forcing Myanmar to take them back" External link

thedailystarBD Sunday, August 30, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Communities across the continent have a crucial role to play in controlling the pandemic, especially as countries begin easing lockdowns and opening up their borders,” External link

BFTOnline Sunday, August 30, 2020 6:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “QRCS are here to bring all the safety supplies for our medical staff,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, August 25, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As a national initiative supporting research projects for the post-oil era, the recent major disruptions caused by the novel Covid-19 outbreak have made it even more imperative that we support innovative and forward-thinking projects to support national efforts to curb the spread of the virus and ensure business continuity in the UAE," External link

thenational Sunday, August 23, 2020 6:18:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Even if we continue to see an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in the country, the good news is that death rates due to the disease have decreased in the last week, from 4% to 3%. This is a strong indication that the quality of health care being provided to those infected and hospitalized is good, for which we applaud frontline workers," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "Despite the admirable efforts of health care workers, COVID-19 remains a serious public health problem, and until a cure or vaccine is developed, communities need to protect themselves by wearing face masks, practising physical distancing, and washing or sanitizing hands frequently. We count on the citizens to adhere to these preventive measures," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Communities welcomed the campaign because it gave them an opportunity to ask questions firsthand and engage with the campaign teams, this increased the uptake of preventive messages delivered. However, there are a lot of rumours and misinformation circulating in communities, and our teams are working hard to provide people with accurate information," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "The campaign wasn't without its challenges. In Basra, our teams faced demonstrations; however, good working relations with local officials and security meant we were able to access even hard-to-reach areas," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "In the twenty-first century, we can't afford to avoid latest technologies. The LG&CD department is going to digitise 455 local bodies all over Punjab," External link

tribune Thursday, August 20, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We will start meeting with business owners across Oman either this week or next week,” External link

timesofoman Monday, August 17, 2020 5:07:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As more and more research comes out, Remdesivir and convalescent plasma are the way to go," "Since we started using Remdesivir, and since we started using the convalescent plasma, we have been able to reduce the number of days patients are spending on the ventilators. Some of our patients are coming off the ventilators in 1 to 2 days after receiving Remdesivir and convalescent plasma, so it is a blessing" External link

abcactionnews Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As more and more research comes out, Remdesivir and convalescent plasma are the way to go," "Since we started using Remdesivir, and since we started using the convalescent plasma, we have been able to reduce the number of days patients are spending on the ventilators. Some of our patients are coming off the ventilators in 1 to 2 days after receiving Remdesivir and convalescent plasma, so it is a blessing" External link

abcactionnews Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We have young patients who are getting very very sick and going on ventilators. On the other hand, we have elderly patients who are walking out of the hospital after being treated with COVID, so there is still a lot of unknowns about this disease," External link

abcactionnews Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As a member of this community, and a parent of two kids returning to the classroom myself, a safe reopening of our schools is personally important to me as well,” External link

barrie Wednesday, August 12, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As a member of this community, and a parent of two kids returning to the classroom myself, a safe reopening of our schools is personally important to me as well,” External link

barrie Wednesday, August 12, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Throughout this pandemic, we've seen the impact health workers have in our lives. When you look at the list of award recipients, I'm humbled by what they've accomplished and thank them for their outstanding contributions to our health and our health care system," External link

news-yahoo Monday, August 10, 2020 2:07:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It was a mass casualty admission, whose scale we had never seen before. Most of the survivors had major fractures and head injuries. We were told by higher medical officials to stabilise them with IV and bandage their wounds before they could be shifted to bigger hospitals,” External link

expressindia Saturday, August 8, 2020 7:49:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "In limited contact tracing studies, children don't seem to transmit to adults the way that adults can transmit to children," External link

wcnc Friday, August 7, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It's important to keep the teachers socially distant and masked, as well, because, if there's transmission among the teachers, there will be transmission to the children," External link

wcnc Friday, August 7, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "There is power in establishing social norms that shape what we in our children may accept as the new normal," External link

wcnc Friday, August 7, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed déclaré : «Le continent se trouve à un moment charnière, puisque l’Afrique approche le million de cas» External link

lasemaineafricaine Wednesday, August 5, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed déclaré ( about Aid el Adha ) : «A l’approche de la fête de l’Aïd Al Adha, il existe un risque accru de transmission en raison des rassemblements sociaux et religieux de masse. Toute décision de restreindre, modifier, reporter, annuler ou organiser un rassemblement de masse doit être fondée sur une évaluation des risques standardisée et s’inscrire dans le cadre d’une approche globale, adoptée par les autorités pour faire face à la pandémie» External link

lasemaineafricaine Wednesday, August 5, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We will keep refining the virus concentration and detection methods to provide more sensitive and accurate results of the viral load in wastewater," External link

qt Wednesday, August 5, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "This will provide information on the prevalence of COVID-19 in the community so public health officials can have as much information as possible to manage an outbreak in a timely manner, " External link

qt Wednesday, August 5, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The team immediately agreed, but the deceased were from Tajabad, Lalganj, Hasanbagh and Zingabai Takli,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The process went on till 2.30am. Volunteers went without food, water and even a tea break till all the burials were over. We have no team leader. The group has no name. All are from different social, religious and political backgrounds,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardized risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:09:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “These past months of responding to COVID -19 have emphasized the need to make peace and security a priority in Africa especially in fragile communities” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, July 31, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings," External link

sudantribune Friday, July 31, 2020 1:49:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardised risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic,” External link

clubofmozambique Friday, July 31, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardized risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic,” External link

ngrguardiannews Thursday, July 30, 2020 10:36:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardized risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, July 30, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Testing is the cornerstone of response to any pandemic, and providing test kits is one way African Union Member States can quickly scale-up testing. As a continental body we are working with several partners to unlock the testing space and ensure that countries have predictable access to test kits. The donation by Germany is very critical in achieving the goals of PACT,” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, July 30, 2020 3:47:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We have to work together and we have to figure out a way for us to move forward, everyone has to do their part, as the individual, as the workplace, as the community as the leadership, we all have to work together to do our part to contain it,” External link

barrie Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:07:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Testing is the cornerstone of response to any pandemic, and providing test kits is one way African Union Member States can quickly scale-up testing. As a continental body we are working with several partners to unlock the testing space and ensure that countries have predictable access to test kits. The donation by Germany is very critical in achieving the goals of PACT ,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:09:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We are still seeing the cases in our community and it highlights the need for education in our communication," External link

CBC Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We have received another donation of high-quality medical supplies from AMISOM, in a space of two weeks. These drugs will help us provide medication to patients at various hospitals. We appreciate our brothers for their continued support to our health sector and we are looking forward to similar donations in the future," External link

allafrica Tuesday, July 28, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “With many new infected cases that exceed a thousand a day, the government hospitals are overwhelmed with people who think got the virus when most of them have a common flu. Medical staff need to concentrate on severe cases already in hospital,” External link

thenational Monday, July 27, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “What we’ve learned during the past few months is that the current context within the pandemic often makes people who are already marginalized even more marginalized,” External link

simcoe Monday, July 27, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “What we’ve learned during the past few months is that the current context within the pandemic often makes people who are already marginalized even more marginalized,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, July 27, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The purpose of the lockdown is to reduce the occurrence of confirmed cases and family gatherings,” External link

timesofoman Sunday, July 26, 2020 12:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “The lockdown means that institutions shall use the employees inside the governorate to carry out their tasks in the same governorate,” External link

timesofoman Sunday, July 26, 2020 12:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The purpose of the lockdown is to reduce the occurrence of confirmed cases and family gatherings,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “The lockdown means that institutions shall use the employees inside the governorate to carry out their tasks in the same governorate,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “But we are doctors. We can’t run away. Yet, I shut my OPD this evening as I was exhausted,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, July 23, 2020 2:00:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a welcome and significantly positive milestone, and reflects the efforts made by countries to protect their populations during these very challenging times,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, July 20, 2020 7:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Countries in the Region are fully committed to containing transmission and saving lives. Despite the increasing numbers of cases reported, there are proven measures that work: strong government leadership and informed communities are essential to controlling disease spread, and also promoting recovery of patients. By now, we all know what needs to be done to turn around the course of this pandemic. As research for vaccines and treatment continues, this landmark milestone of one million recovered cases in our Region should give us all even more determination and drive to succeed,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, July 20, 2020 7:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “WHO was concerned about the health of the vulnerable population in Ninewa and in other conflict-affected areas who are still living in difficult conditions,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “During the current COVID-19 pandemic, the mobile clinics have became increasingly important in providing primary health care services in areas under recovery,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a welcome and significantly positive milestone, and reflects the efforts made by countries to protect their populations during these very challenging times,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, July 20, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Countries in the Region are fully committed to containing transmission and saving lives. Despite the increasing numbers of cases reported, there are proven measures that work: strong government leadership and informed communities are essential to controlling disease spread, and also promoting recovery of patients. By now, we all know what needs to be done to turn around the course of this pandemic. As research for vaccines and treatment continues, this landmark milestone of one million recovered cases in our Region should give us all even more determination and drive to succeed,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, July 20, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This approach will help us identify the challenges in STEM education, and subsequently develop and design pedagogy that addresses development of STEM learning at K12 level. We also aim to apply and implement new technology designs to promote STEM education and propose sustainable development strategies,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Monday, July 20, 2020 11:22:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a welcome and significantly positive milestone, and reflects the efforts made by countries to protect their populations during these very challenging times,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Countries in the Region are fully committed to containing transmission and saving lives. Despite the increasing numbers of cases reported, there are proven measures that work: strong government leadership and informed communities are essential to controlling disease spread, and also promoting recovery of patients. By now, we all know what needs to be done to turn around the course of this pandemic. As research for vaccines and treatment continues, this landmark milestone of one million recovered cases in our Region should give us all even more determination and drive to succeed,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The testing would act as a back-up warning system that someone on a flight or a ship had the virus. This is especially useful if we want to start to allow tourists back into Australia,” External link

theage Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:06:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

ABCnews Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “If a child is ill, ideally you would test them and keep them out if they’re positive, and then do the contract tracing in that classroom,” “That’s going to be a lot of work, but that’s the best way to make sure there is no further spread” External link

wbtv Thursday, July 16, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “I would like to express my condolences to family and on behalf of our team and the entire staff at WECHU,” External link

barrie Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The biggest challenge, what we have been identifying right from the beginning of this pandemic, especially in these workers, is the living arrangements and the accommodations that these workers live in," External link

CBC Tuesday, July 14, 2020 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The biggest challenge, what we have been identifying right from the beginning of this pandemic, especially in these workers, is the living arrangements and the accommodations that these workers live in," External link

CBC Friday, July 10, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Communities across the continent have a crucial role to play in controlling the pandemic, especially as countries begin easing lockdowns and opening up their borders,” External link

independent-UG Thursday, July 9, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Communities across the continent have a crucial role to play in controlling the pandemic, especially as countries begin easing lockdowns and opening up their borders," External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, July 8, 2020 4:35:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Babies with Vein of Galen Malformation normally develop the condition during the first trimester of pregnancy. It results in abnormal arteries that connect directly into the precursor of the Vein of Galen instead of connecting with capillaries. This leads to extra pressure in the vein. It can bleed or dilate to prevent the drainage of the fluids inside the brain or cause a rush of blood towards the heart and lungs, causing extreme pressure on the right side of the heart, leading to congestive heart failure,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “If not diagnosed and treated early, VOGM can cause delayed mental development and is potentially life-threatening. The condition is rare and at Hamad General Hospital we have performed only five or six operations of this type in the past five years. For this baby, our team used a procedure known as endovascular catheter embolization. This involved the insertion of a micro-catheter into an artery in the groin. The micro-catheter was guided up to the brain and a glue-like substance was injected into the shunt sites to close them without affecting the arteries or veins of the brain. Usually, this is done in two or three sessions to avoid a sudden change in the hemodynamics of the brain,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The teams at both HMC and Sidra Medicine are delighted with the outcome of this complex endovascular procedure. This procedure had a set of unique risks and the successful outcome in managing this rare, life-threatening vascular malformation is the result of continuous scientific collaboration between Hamad General Hospital and Sidra Medicine teams,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “I would like to thank everyone who has been involved in helping to provide a healthy physical and mental life for this young baby boy and wish him and his family the best of health for the future,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed wrote : “The government says that everything is fine and under control,” External link

middleeastmonitor Monday, July 6, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "At the same time these containment measures have caused devastating side effects to the psycho-social and economic aspects of normal life. The biggest problem is the loss of earnings directly associated with restrictions on movements of people from counties to and fro from Nairobi cosmopolitan and Mombasa," External link

thestarkenya Monday, July 6, 2020 1:17:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Penalties deterred many, but we are still studying ways of accentuating and escalating them against offenders and non-abiding individuals,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, July 4, 2020 4:23:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The conversation and partnership is ongoing to ensure that we have all these accommodations secured and I keep these individuals isolated from the rest of the population to prevent any risk of spread in the community,” External link

barrie Friday, July 3, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are all working together for the same cause, for the safety and well-being of the workers and also safely limiting the spread of COVID-19 in the population,” External link

barrie Friday, July 3, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "Considering the high sensitivity and specificity of the assay we use that has been confirmed at 100 per cent clinical sensitivity and 100 per cent clinical specificity, it is not surprising that cases of detected viral RNA at our lab end up being called negative with other assays, particularly for those with low viral loads representing late stages of infection that other labs can miss," External link

BBCMonitoring Friday, July 3, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is imperative that we stop the transmission of COVID-19 in this farm and our agricultural sector,” External link

theglobeandmail Friday, July 3, 2020 5:53:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Easing of lockdowns does not mean easing of the response or easing of social responsibilities,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Governments must aggressively scale up the proven public health measures that we know control the spread of the virus detection, testing, isolation, treatment and contact tracing now more than ever before. As airports and border crossing open gradually, governments must continue to apply precautionary measures by enhancing surveillance at points of entries,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is very important to limit the spread of the virus after lifting the restrictions,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Every case requires a good case and contact management,” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “What we are dealing with is unprecedented,” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “All of the support that we’re getting would be focused and dedicated to the case and contact management of all these additional workers,” “Recognizing that following up with the more than 160, 170 cases in the two days that we have seen it is unmanageable by any single agency or any other public health unit” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The assessment, whether this person is a current case, active case, infectious, non-infectious, symptomatic, symptomatic and part of that is expanding the circle to link all these cases to the exposure,” “It does require a little bit more deeper analysis of everything that’s happening” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “Generally, in Egypt, there are no such initiatives that document medical experiences during crises and catalogue them to serve as a reference,” External link

madamasr Monday, June 29, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe," External link

tradearabia Monday, June 29, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions," External link

tradearabia Monday, June 29, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 9:27:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 9:27:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, June 29, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, June 29, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : "This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe," External link

reliefWeb Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions," External link

reliefWeb Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : "This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe," External link

africa-newsroom Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions," External link

africa-newsroom Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “In the meantime, there is no evidence that the re-opening of the first, second or third set of activities has had any direct role in increasing COVID-19-positive cases,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, June 27, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “When we’re seeing spread is when the masks are off and they’re eating together and the masks are off, so even if you’re outside you’ve got to be 6 feet apart,” External link

wcnc Saturday, June 27, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This increases the number of people inside the house, where its nearly impossible to keep a social distance from each other, also not wearing masks inside,” External link

wcnc Saturday, June 27, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “We have conducted about 172,000 Covid-19 tests nationwide since the beginning of the pandemic. 438 cases were registered in Dhofar Governorate as of yesterday. Of these, 102 are Omanis, and 336 are non-Omanis. A total of 80 residents are in institutional isolation in Salalah Al-Wusta,” External link

omanobserver-om Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The concern on MS is not the number of people afflicted by the disease but it is the most common cause of permanent disability in youngsters. These are the people who are just out of the college...or just started doing a job...or just got married...and this disease can make them disabled," External link

emirates247 Tuesday, June 23, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed concludes : “Being able to use a smartwatch to track, say, blood glucose or blood pressure responses to specific foods and beverages throughout the day will enable healthcare providers and consumers alike to truly understand and target individual health responses,” External link

nutritioninsight Monday, June 22, 2020 5:17:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “I’ve added two screenshots from his CV which show the blatant falsehood whereby he claims having published with my colleague Dr Charles Mwangi Wahome who doesn’t even know him, and also claims he supervised MMed dissertations of my two other colleagues Dr Joseph Sumba and Dr Marijani Msafiri, yet those two pathologists qualified over a decade ago,” External link

samoaobserver Monday, May 18, 2020 6:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed écrit : "Notre chère patrie traverse une grave épreuve imposée par la propagation de la pandémie du nouveau Coronavirus que les pouvoirs publics s'emploient à tous les niveaux à gérer avec sagesse et responsabilité avec les capacités humaines et matérielles disponibles" External link

aps-dz Sunday, March 29, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed souligné : "Dans notre région, nous avons l'habitude de travailler avec les parlementaires pour obtenir de meilleurs résultats en matière de santé. Le Bureau régional de l'OMS a établi des partenariats pour diverses priorités sanitaires, notamment la santé génésique et infantile, la sécurité routière et la lutte antitabac" External link

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Dr Ahmed said : “Africa can only beat the COVID -19 pandemic and other disease outbreaks by relying on trusted information that is based on insights scientists bring to the conversation. To fight misinformation and mischaracterization, public health experts must work with the community and media consistently and continuously. This is the value that the AIRA partnership brings to the collective of responses in the continent,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, December 3, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "I don't want people to ... use the test as a tool to find ways to still do what they do," External link

CBC Thursday, December 3, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed noted : "These sorts of agreements are a key focus for us at a time when regional policymakers are prioritizing distributed solar projects and demand for renewables has reached an all-time high across the MENA region and globally. We firmly believe that with the right mix of regulations, technology and financing, renewable energy has a massive potential to make inroads in the MENA region," External link

electricenergyonline Saturday, November 28, 2020 12:12:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “For years, Apicorp has been a trusted financial partner in the region’s energy sector, and we are delighted to extend further support to Yellow Door Energy as it scales up its solar operations in into new markets,” External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, November 25, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed noted : “These sorts of agreements are a key focus for us at a time when regional policymakers are prioritizing distributed solar projects and demand for renewables has reached an all-time high across the MENA region and globally. We firmly believe that with the right mix of regulations, technology and financing, renewable energy has a massive potential to make inroads in the MENA region,” External link

guardian-ng Wednesday, November 25, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed noted : “These sorts of agreements are a key focus for us at a time when regional policymakers are prioritizing distributed solar projects and demand for renewables has reached an all-time high across the MENA region and globally. We firmly believe that with the right mix of regulations, technology and financing, renewable energy has a massive potential to make inroads in the MENA region,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, November 25, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Indeed this grant will be a big boost to Africa CDC efforts in responding to the COVID -19 pandemic in Africa including strengthening its own capacity to address public health issues in the continent” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The expected outcome from the Bank’s collaboration with the Africa Union is a stronger Africa CDC able to rapidly coordinate emergency assistance across Africa, particularly in low income member countries, beyond the current COVID -19 response, working in collaboration with other development partners, including those in the private sector” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We see PACT as a movement that allows us to do certain things very quickly. Since it was rolled out, testing, contact tracing and treatment have improved across the continent, but we are not there yet. What this tells us is that what we are doing is working and we must intensify our efforts. This is why partnership with institutions like AfDB is very important to us” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:06:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said ( about Team ) : “I am proud of how teams across the entire Stroke Service have responded to this unprecedented pandemic, including the Stroke Team and Stroke Unit, Emergency Department, neuroradiology, internal medical, and stroke multidisciplinary teams,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added ( about Commission ) : “Over the past decade, the Stroke Service at HMC has made significant improvements in the way in which it delivers care to patients. The service has twice received accreditation from the Joint Commission International, endorsing the quality and safety of care it provides. Additionally, we have introduced multiple new units and services, including a new Stroke Unit in 2014, a Neuroangiography Imaging Suite in 2016, and a Stroke Prevention Clinic and Rapid Assessment Stroke Unit in 2018,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “In 2015, we saw an average of 100 patients a month, a number that has risen to around 190 a month throughout 2020. As soon as the threat of COVID-19 in Qatar became apparent, we worked hard to quickly adapt how we provide care to ensure the safety of both our patients and staff,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “In addition to utilizing thrombolysis - a clot-busting drug providing effective treatment in acute ischemic stroke - we now regularly utilize interventional thrombectomies, a type of minimally invasive surgery that removes a blood clot from an artery. Thrombectomy is a very advanced and effective way to clear a blocked blood vessel where thrombolysis might not re-open the vessel,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The more time that passes between the stroke happening and medical intervention, the greater the damage that can be done. The term ‘time is brain’ is frequently used to emphasize the need for fast intervention, as the faster treatment can be given following a stroke, the better the chances of recovery. If you suspect that you, or someone around you, has suffered a stroke, call 999 immediately so care teams can respond, and treatment can be given as soon as possible,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, November 17, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "you would feel drunk; you'd get that same kind of high," External link

CBC Sunday, November 15, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Bahrain and the GCC have lost a great statesman and leader,” External link

GulfDailyNews Thursday, November 12, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The size did pose a challenge and we had to alter our usual technique of resection to preserve the main vessels that supply the gut. We then removed the cancer completely and reconstructed the vessels around the pancreas,” External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, November 11, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “These five areas were chosen because there are abundant resources for these activities in Oman,” External link

timesofoman Thursday, November 5, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The event is unique and significant, enabling the scientific community, health workers, governmental and nongovernmental institutions and the public to be informed regarding the progress of COVID-19 vaccines, and (to) discuss concerns and issues,” External link

arabnews Wednesday, November 4, 2020 4:55:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Because we do have cold winters in the U.S., I would appeal that the government looks into purifying indoor air,” “We have amazing technology with UV light. Since 1978, we have known that that sterilizes the air… And they kill 99.9% of viruses, including against the COVID 19 virus. This is what we are going to need as we start to roll out the vaccine. Indoor air is something we can work on now” External link

news-yahoo Monday, November 2, 2020 5:05:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “During the onslaught of Covid-19 in the country, we used to test 300-400 samples each day. But now we are testing only 100-150 samples,” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “Most people have got over their initial fears of Covid-19 but the number of infections may rise again due to the lax attitude towards the infectious disease. We will have to abide by health regulations until the viral disease is eliminated from the country,” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “Some people who experience symptoms similar to COVID-19 do not speak of their symptoms and prefer to remain silent,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 29, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “Imagine a mother with four children inquiring on the whereabouts of her children if she were to be placed in quarantine,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 29, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed stated : "The agreement aims to provide consultations in the field of identifying and measuring air pollution in the industrial cities, and provide scientific solutions to investors to address the environmental impacts resulting from pollution, and consequently ensure the provision of a healthy work environment at these industrial cities," External link

tradearabia Monday, October 26, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The more we cooperate and rally efforts as a government, citizens and residents, the more we could cut down the number of infection cases and ease pressure on health establishments,” External link

omanobserver-om Sunday, October 25, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is true. She has died here in the hospital, but I can’t comment any further. Kindly consult the family members who will be in a better position to give more details,” External link

theCitizen Tuesday, October 20, 2020 3:49:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The world requires a new kind of approach to tackle such unprecedented health and economic crisis, one that fosters cooperation and not isolation among all the stakeholders," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, October 19, 2020 7:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Since aging is inevitable, the amount of PW generated is only expected to increase. With that in mind, we are trying a different approach wherein instead of trying to find new ways to dispose PW, we are looking at it as a resource rather than a nuisance. For the past 2-3 years, we have been exploring the possibility of generating energy using PW,” External link

gulf-times Monday, October 19, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The challenge with PW is its complex composition, in addition to being hypersaline, it also consists of dispersed oil, hydrocarbons and suspended solids. Its complex composition means it does not make economic sense to treat this water for use in irrigation or such. It is typically reinjected into disposal wells so it can help maintain reservoir pressure and enhance oil recovery via waterflooding,” External link

gulf-times Monday, October 19, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "I believe there are multiple learning avenues that exist between both countries to collaborate. Going forward, I can see India and the UAE working closely to shape a more efficient healthcare system," External link

business-standard Sunday, October 18, 2020 6:36:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Institutions with big endowments can weather the storm,” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Thinking about students, faculty and staff – what do they need?” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “One of the top priorities for higher education right now should be training their faculty members,” “In fact, it should be a priority for the accreditation bodies as well. They should demand that colleges and universities invest money and resources for training, for online teaching, leadership in teaching and learning. It’s very important” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Student-centered learning means that students are highly engaged,” “They are interested in the topic. They are interested in learning more about the topic in the future. Remember, one of the reasons students come to the university is not only to learn about subject matter – but also to learn HOW to learn, so it is a life-long learning pattern” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “If I were having a conversation with my faculty colleagues a year ago and said we need to be completely online by April 1, I would have gotten a bazillion of reasons why we couldn't do so or why that was a dumb idea,” External link

forbes Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “The isolation of the virus from wastewater can be tricky especially when the case number is low,” “For this reason, we need to have a good concentration method. In a recent study, we have evaluated several concentration methods that can recover SARS-CoV-2 from wastewater effectively” External link

samoaobserver Wednesday, October 14, 2020 11:23:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "One of the most common complaints we are getting now are chronic cases of joint pains. We are seeing more osteorporotic bones compared to a decade ago and this mainly has to do with bad lifestyle, bad postures, less physical activity due to Covid-19. The more active the person the better bone quality and it makes a huge difference as we grow older. If your bones get lazy, then will weaken. Therefore, have a good diet, good exposure to sun, exercise and stay active because one of the best stimulators for bones is physical activity," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, October 12, 2020 9:41:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “BUQ invited the poets from around the world to write and present their tarhi poetry on the noted classical poet Mir Taqi Mir’s couplets. Tarhi refers to when a poet writes a ghazal following the pattern of the line given from the ghazal of the other poet. It is very challenging as the poet is restricted to compose good poetry while being confined to a set pattern,” External link

gulf-times Friday, October 9, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “It would be better if the ministry evaluates what has been done before we moved forward. It results to find out that it is effective, we move forward if there are issues, we look for a possible solution than repeating the same mistakes at the expense children’s future,” External link

independent-UG Thursday, October 8, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times. " External link

msn-uk Thursday, October 8, 2020 12:36:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times” External link

southwales-eveningpost Tuesday, October 6, 2020 3:07:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times” External link

surreymirror Tuesday, October 6, 2020 10:27:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Clear guidance offers more than just rules to follow, it provides reassurance during stressful times” External link

coventrytelegraph Tuesday, October 6, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It is an honour to be the first Bangladeshi Executive Director of icddr,b," External link

thedailystarBD Wednesday, September 30, 2020 6:46:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "You have to be mindful that there are other things that need to be in place. It's not only about the ability to test, [but] ensuring they have the supplies for the swab. There's a system in place," External link

CBC Tuesday, September 29, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It's a big achievement for us to have the testing available locally for in-patients and eventually for the community," External link

CBC Tuesday, September 29, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "With Melbourne in stage four lockdown and new cases of COVID-19 springing up across Australia daily, containment is critical and clearly there needs to be a high level of cooperation and compliance," External link

eurekalert Tuesday, September 29, 2020 5:40:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “You can plan to succeed, but it is not necessary that you can plan to be the best. So, choosing us amongst the thousands of those who have undergone PhD pro- grammes, both locally and internationally and then our thesis are considered worthy to be converted into textbooks is a moment of joy for us,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “I felt honoured when I got the news because I never expected it. When I came back from my PhD pro- gramme, I submitted my thesis through the University not knowing that TETFund is going to do something about it” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “TETFund under Professor Suleiman Bogoro is doing well, we hope that they will continue to fund and support us so that we can move our educational system forward,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “You can plan to succeed, but it is not necessary that you can plan to be the best. So, choosing us amongst the thousands of those who have undergone PhD pro- grammes, both locally and internation- ally and then our thesis are considered worthy to be converted into textbooks is a moment of joy for us,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “I felt honoured when I got the news because I never expected it. When I came back from my PhD pro- gramme, I submitted my thesis through the University not knowing that TET- Fund is going to do something about it” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “TETFund under Professor Suleiman Bogoro is doing well, we hope that they will continue to fund and support us so that we can move our educational system forward,” External link

leadership Friday, September 25, 2020 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

unicef Wednesday, September 23, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our preliminary data analysis from healthcare workers’ surveys completed since the start of the pandemic shows young, single, female expatriates working in healthcare are the most affected,” External link

thenational Wednesday, September 23, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We will be able to define demographic details further when the analysis is completed,” External link

thenational Wednesday, September 23, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “At Seha, we have tried to be proactive from the very beginning of the pandemic,” External link

thenational Wednesday, September 23, 2020 9:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sudan’s health system suffers from years of underfunding, lack of staff, human resources, medicines, materials, equipment and medical supplies,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Minimum and maximum temperatures will gradually decrease over the coming days. Fog is expected in areas between Abu Dhabi and Dubai and in Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah, during early morning hours from Tuesday to Saturday," External link

khaleejtimes Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

tradearabia Tuesday, September 22, 2020 10:43:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a hugely important initiative, which could offer us a path out of the acute phase of this pandemic and a return to normality,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, September 21, 2020 10:53:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Eight months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic,” External link

ngrguardiannews Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:23:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Eight months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic,” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Eight months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID -19 are asymptomatic,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, September 17, 2020 5:46:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “In the beginning everyone was concerned, repeatedly had a mixture of fear and anxiety about the treatment of COVID-19 patients. HMC and CDC provided us with all required information and training for better diagnosis and treatment of patients,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Overall it was a great and unique experience. I feel privileged to be in front line and caring for people at the most needed time. The experience is very different from receiving the first COVID-19 patient, reaching the peak and reaching today’s situation. Day by day, we built our experience and knowledge,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It is crucial that we recognize the professionalism and dedication of health workers and invest greater resources to protect them from the occupational risks they face in the workplace. Months into this pandemic we still see countries facing challenges in procuring adequate personal protective equipment for health workers and increasing testing capacity, which is impeding early detection, isolation of cases and tracing of contacts. This is placing health workers at unnecessary risk of infection, especially as we know that a large number of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic," External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:05:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “There’s good data from studies that has shown the higher the number of co-morbidities, the higher the risk of death,” External link

thenational Monday, September 14, 2020 2:02:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Their whole world depends on the livestock," External link

allafrica Tuesday, September 8, 2020 3:03:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "It's important to timely manage these types of cases. Any delay in taking the right steps could have serious complications. An infected bile duct can lead to septic shock and even death. And fasciola hepatica can lead to liver fibrosis," External link

khaleejtimes Monday, September 7, 2020 12:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "Our plans also include stimulating the application of innovation in vital sectors such as tourism in efforts to increase the sectors' competitiveness, develop its services, and enhance its contribution to the UAE's gross domestic product. All these efforts will provide a strong foundation for the UAE's future economy," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The Ministry of Economy, along with its partners, has long been working on improving all three of these elements within the UAE. Looking forward, we will continue building on these efforts during the next phase, especially within the framework of implementing the flexible 33-initative package, which includes initiatives designed to accelerate the implementation of the positive list of the foreign direct investment law in order to increase quality investment attraction, to encourage investment in the digital and fourth industrial revolution sectors, and to facilitate and increase trade via innovative platforms," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, September 3, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed stated : "Rohingya repatriation seems like a lengthy process this time around unlike the reflux and the subsequent repatriation in the 70's and 90's because the United Nations and the international bodies are putting emphasis on ensuring the citizenship of the Rohingya population before forcing Myanmar to take them back" External link

thedailystarBD Sunday, August 30, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Communities across the continent have a crucial role to play in controlling the pandemic, especially as countries begin easing lockdowns and opening up their borders,” External link

BFTOnline Sunday, August 30, 2020 6:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “QRCS are here to bring all the safety supplies for our medical staff,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, August 25, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As a national initiative supporting research projects for the post-oil era, the recent major disruptions caused by the novel Covid-19 outbreak have made it even more imperative that we support innovative and forward-thinking projects to support national efforts to curb the spread of the virus and ensure business continuity in the UAE," External link

thenational Sunday, August 23, 2020 6:18:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Even if we continue to see an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in the country, the good news is that death rates due to the disease have decreased in the last week, from 4% to 3%. This is a strong indication that the quality of health care being provided to those infected and hospitalized is good, for which we applaud frontline workers," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "Despite the admirable efforts of health care workers, COVID-19 remains a serious public health problem, and until a cure or vaccine is developed, communities need to protect themselves by wearing face masks, practising physical distancing, and washing or sanitizing hands frequently. We count on the citizens to adhere to these preventive measures," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Communities welcomed the campaign because it gave them an opportunity to ask questions firsthand and engage with the campaign teams, this increased the uptake of preventive messages delivered. However, there are a lot of rumours and misinformation circulating in communities, and our teams are working hard to provide people with accurate information," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "The campaign wasn't without its challenges. In Basra, our teams faced demonstrations; however, good working relations with local officials and security meant we were able to access even hard-to-reach areas," External link

reliefWeb Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "In the twenty-first century, we can't afford to avoid latest technologies. The LG&CD department is going to digitise 455 local bodies all over Punjab," External link

tribune Thursday, August 20, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We will start meeting with business owners across Oman either this week or next week,” External link

timesofoman Monday, August 17, 2020 5:07:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As more and more research comes out, Remdesivir and convalescent plasma are the way to go," "Since we started using Remdesivir, and since we started using the convalescent plasma, we have been able to reduce the number of days patients are spending on the ventilators. Some of our patients are coming off the ventilators in 1 to 2 days after receiving Remdesivir and convalescent plasma, so it is a blessing" External link

abcactionnews Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As more and more research comes out, Remdesivir and convalescent plasma are the way to go," "Since we started using Remdesivir, and since we started using the convalescent plasma, we have been able to reduce the number of days patients are spending on the ventilators. Some of our patients are coming off the ventilators in 1 to 2 days after receiving Remdesivir and convalescent plasma, so it is a blessing" External link

abcactionnews Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We have young patients who are getting very very sick and going on ventilators. On the other hand, we have elderly patients who are walking out of the hospital after being treated with COVID, so there is still a lot of unknowns about this disease," External link

abcactionnews Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As a member of this community, and a parent of two kids returning to the classroom myself, a safe reopening of our schools is personally important to me as well,” External link

barrie Wednesday, August 12, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As a member of this community, and a parent of two kids returning to the classroom myself, a safe reopening of our schools is personally important to me as well,” External link

barrie Wednesday, August 12, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Throughout this pandemic, we've seen the impact health workers have in our lives. When you look at the list of award recipients, I'm humbled by what they've accomplished and thank them for their outstanding contributions to our health and our health care system," External link

news-yahoo Monday, August 10, 2020 2:07:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It was a mass casualty admission, whose scale we had never seen before. Most of the survivors had major fractures and head injuries. We were told by higher medical officials to stabilise them with IV and bandage their wounds before they could be shifted to bigger hospitals,” External link

expressindia Saturday, August 8, 2020 7:49:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "In limited contact tracing studies, children don't seem to transmit to adults the way that adults can transmit to children," External link

wcnc Friday, August 7, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "It's important to keep the teachers socially distant and masked, as well, because, if there's transmission among the teachers, there will be transmission to the children," External link

wcnc Friday, August 7, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "There is power in establishing social norms that shape what we in our children may accept as the new normal," External link

wcnc Friday, August 7, 2020 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed déclaré : «Le continent se trouve à un moment charnière, puisque l’Afrique approche le million de cas» External link

lasemaineafricaine Wednesday, August 5, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed déclaré ( about Aid el Adha ) : «A l’approche de la fête de l’Aïd Al Adha, il existe un risque accru de transmission en raison des rassemblements sociaux et religieux de masse. Toute décision de restreindre, modifier, reporter, annuler ou organiser un rassemblement de masse doit être fondée sur une évaluation des risques standardisée et s’inscrire dans le cadre d’une approche globale, adoptée par les autorités pour faire face à la pandémie» External link

lasemaineafricaine Wednesday, August 5, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We will keep refining the virus concentration and detection methods to provide more sensitive and accurate results of the viral load in wastewater," External link

qt Wednesday, August 5, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "This will provide information on the prevalence of COVID-19 in the community so public health officials can have as much information as possible to manage an outbreak in a timely manner, " External link

qt Wednesday, August 5, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The team immediately agreed, but the deceased were from Tajabad, Lalganj, Hasanbagh and Zingabai Takli,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The process went on till 2.30am. Volunteers went without food, water and even a tea break till all the burials were over. We have no team leader. The group has no name. All are from different social, religious and political backgrounds,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:09:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardized risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:09:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “These past months of responding to COVID -19 have emphasized the need to make peace and security a priority in Africa especially in fragile communities” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, July 31, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings," External link

sudantribune Friday, July 31, 2020 1:49:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardised risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic,” External link

clubofmozambique Friday, July 31, 2020 11:29:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardized risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic,” External link

ngrguardiannews Thursday, July 30, 2020 10:36:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “As we approach the Eid Al Adha feast, there is also increased risk of transmission as a result of social and religious mass gatherings. Any decision to restrict, modify, postpone, cancel, or proceed with holding a mass gathering should be based on a standardized risk assessment, and should be part of a comprehensive approach taken by authorities to respond to the pandemic,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, July 30, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Testing is the cornerstone of response to any pandemic, and providing test kits is one way African Union Member States can quickly scale-up testing. As a continental body we are working with several partners to unlock the testing space and ensure that countries have predictable access to test kits. The donation by Germany is very critical in achieving the goals of PACT,” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, July 30, 2020 3:47:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We have to work together and we have to figure out a way for us to move forward, everyone has to do their part, as the individual, as the workplace, as the community as the leadership, we all have to work together to do our part to contain it,” External link

barrie Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:07:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Testing is the cornerstone of response to any pandemic, and providing test kits is one way African Union Member States can quickly scale-up testing. As a continental body we are working with several partners to unlock the testing space and ensure that countries have predictable access to test kits. The donation by Germany is very critical in achieving the goals of PACT ,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:09:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We are still seeing the cases in our community and it highlights the need for education in our communication," External link

CBC Tuesday, July 28, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "We have received another donation of high-quality medical supplies from AMISOM, in a space of two weeks. These drugs will help us provide medication to patients at various hospitals. We appreciate our brothers for their continued support to our health sector and we are looking forward to similar donations in the future," External link

allafrica Tuesday, July 28, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “With many new infected cases that exceed a thousand a day, the government hospitals are overwhelmed with people who think got the virus when most of them have a common flu. Medical staff need to concentrate on severe cases already in hospital,” External link

thenational Monday, July 27, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “What we’ve learned during the past few months is that the current context within the pandemic often makes people who are already marginalized even more marginalized,” External link

simcoe Monday, July 27, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “What we’ve learned during the past few months is that the current context within the pandemic often makes people who are already marginalized even more marginalized,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, July 27, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The purpose of the lockdown is to reduce the occurrence of confirmed cases and family gatherings,” External link

timesofoman Sunday, July 26, 2020 12:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “The lockdown means that institutions shall use the employees inside the governorate to carry out their tasks in the same governorate,” External link

timesofoman Sunday, July 26, 2020 12:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The purpose of the lockdown is to reduce the occurrence of confirmed cases and family gatherings,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “The lockdown means that institutions shall use the employees inside the governorate to carry out their tasks in the same governorate,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “But we are doctors. We can’t run away. Yet, I shut my OPD this evening as I was exhausted,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, July 23, 2020 2:00:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a welcome and significantly positive milestone, and reflects the efforts made by countries to protect their populations during these very challenging times,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, July 20, 2020 7:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Countries in the Region are fully committed to containing transmission and saving lives. Despite the increasing numbers of cases reported, there are proven measures that work: strong government leadership and informed communities are essential to controlling disease spread, and also promoting recovery of patients. By now, we all know what needs to be done to turn around the course of this pandemic. As research for vaccines and treatment continues, this landmark milestone of one million recovered cases in our Region should give us all even more determination and drive to succeed,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, July 20, 2020 7:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “WHO was concerned about the health of the vulnerable population in Ninewa and in other conflict-affected areas who are still living in difficult conditions,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “During the current COVID-19 pandemic, the mobile clinics have became increasingly important in providing primary health care services in areas under recovery,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a welcome and significantly positive milestone, and reflects the efforts made by countries to protect their populations during these very challenging times,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, July 20, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Countries in the Region are fully committed to containing transmission and saving lives. Despite the increasing numbers of cases reported, there are proven measures that work: strong government leadership and informed communities are essential to controlling disease spread, and also promoting recovery of patients. By now, we all know what needs to be done to turn around the course of this pandemic. As research for vaccines and treatment continues, this landmark milestone of one million recovered cases in our Region should give us all even more determination and drive to succeed,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, July 20, 2020 2:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This approach will help us identify the challenges in STEM education, and subsequently develop and design pedagogy that addresses development of STEM learning at K12 level. We also aim to apply and implement new technology designs to promote STEM education and propose sustainable development strategies,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Monday, July 20, 2020 11:22:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This is a welcome and significantly positive milestone, and reflects the efforts made by countries to protect their populations during these very challenging times,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Countries in the Region are fully committed to containing transmission and saving lives. Despite the increasing numbers of cases reported, there are proven measures that work: strong government leadership and informed communities are essential to controlling disease spread, and also promoting recovery of patients. By now, we all know what needs to be done to turn around the course of this pandemic. As research for vaccines and treatment continues, this landmark milestone of one million recovered cases in our Region should give us all even more determination and drive to succeed,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, July 20, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The testing would act as a back-up warning system that someone on a flight or a ship had the virus. This is especially useful if we want to start to allow tourists back into Australia,” External link

theage Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:06:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:45:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

ABCnews Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 16, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “If a child is ill, ideally you would test them and keep them out if they’re positive, and then do the contract tracing in that classroom,” “That’s going to be a lot of work, but that’s the best way to make sure there is no further spread” External link

wbtv Thursday, July 16, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “I would like to express my condolences to family and on behalf of our team and the entire staff at WECHU,” External link

barrie Wednesday, July 15, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are grateful to the leadership of Lake Zurich District 95 for assuring proper health screenings were done at their athletic camps last week, because those measures helped identify this cluster of COVID-19 cases,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Our lives are very interconnected and this virus spreads very easily from person to person,” “Even if you personally aren’t at a high risk of severe illness, you need to consider that every person you interact with may have someone close to them who is vulnerable. Please, do your part to protect your health and also look out for others. Take the risks seriously so your actions don’t result in someone else’s hospitalization or death” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, July 15, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The biggest challenge, what we have been identifying right from the beginning of this pandemic, especially in these workers, is the living arrangements and the accommodations that these workers live in," External link

CBC Tuesday, July 14, 2020 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The biggest challenge, what we have been identifying right from the beginning of this pandemic, especially in these workers, is the living arrangements and the accommodations that these workers live in," External link

CBC Friday, July 10, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Communities across the continent have a crucial role to play in controlling the pandemic, especially as countries begin easing lockdowns and opening up their borders,” External link

independent-UG Thursday, July 9, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Communities across the continent have a crucial role to play in controlling the pandemic, especially as countries begin easing lockdowns and opening up their borders," External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, July 8, 2020 4:35:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Babies with Vein of Galen Malformation normally develop the condition during the first trimester of pregnancy. It results in abnormal arteries that connect directly into the precursor of the Vein of Galen instead of connecting with capillaries. This leads to extra pressure in the vein. It can bleed or dilate to prevent the drainage of the fluids inside the brain or cause a rush of blood towards the heart and lungs, causing extreme pressure on the right side of the heart, leading to congestive heart failure,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed explained : “If not diagnosed and treated early, VOGM can cause delayed mental development and is potentially life-threatening. The condition is rare and at Hamad General Hospital we have performed only five or six operations of this type in the past five years. For this baby, our team used a procedure known as endovascular catheter embolization. This involved the insertion of a micro-catheter into an artery in the groin. The micro-catheter was guided up to the brain and a glue-like substance was injected into the shunt sites to close them without affecting the arteries or veins of the brain. Usually, this is done in two or three sessions to avoid a sudden change in the hemodynamics of the brain,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The teams at both HMC and Sidra Medicine are delighted with the outcome of this complex endovascular procedure. This procedure had a set of unique risks and the successful outcome in managing this rare, life-threatening vascular malformation is the result of continuous scientific collaboration between Hamad General Hospital and Sidra Medicine teams,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “I would like to thank everyone who has been involved in helping to provide a healthy physical and mental life for this young baby boy and wish him and his family the best of health for the future,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:34:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed wrote : “The government says that everything is fine and under control,” External link

middleeastmonitor Monday, July 6, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "At the same time these containment measures have caused devastating side effects to the psycho-social and economic aspects of normal life. The biggest problem is the loss of earnings directly associated with restrictions on movements of people from counties to and fro from Nairobi cosmopolitan and Mombasa," External link

thestarkenya Monday, July 6, 2020 1:17:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Penalties deterred many, but we are still studying ways of accentuating and escalating them against offenders and non-abiding individuals,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, July 4, 2020 4:23:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The conversation and partnership is ongoing to ensure that we have all these accommodations secured and I keep these individuals isolated from the rest of the population to prevent any risk of spread in the community,” External link

barrie Friday, July 3, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “We are all working together for the same cause, for the safety and well-being of the workers and also safely limiting the spread of COVID-19 in the population,” External link

barrie Friday, July 3, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : "Considering the high sensitivity and specificity of the assay we use that has been confirmed at 100 per cent clinical sensitivity and 100 per cent clinical specificity, it is not surprising that cases of detected viral RNA at our lab end up being called negative with other assays, particularly for those with low viral loads representing late stages of infection that other labs can miss," External link

BBCMonitoring Friday, July 3, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is imperative that we stop the transmission of COVID-19 in this farm and our agricultural sector,” External link

theglobeandmail Friday, July 3, 2020 5:53:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Easing of lockdowns does not mean easing of the response or easing of social responsibilities,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Governments must aggressively scale up the proven public health measures that we know control the spread of the virus detection, testing, isolation, treatment and contact tracing now more than ever before. As airports and border crossing open gradually, governments must continue to apply precautionary measures by enhancing surveillance at points of entries,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “It is very important to limit the spread of the virus after lifting the restrictions,” External link

thepeninsulaqatar Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Every case requires a good case and contact management,” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “What we are dealing with is unprecedented,” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “All of the support that we’re getting would be focused and dedicated to the case and contact management of all these additional workers,” “Recognizing that following up with the more than 160, 170 cases in the two days that we have seen it is unmanageable by any single agency or any other public health unit” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “The assessment, whether this person is a current case, active case, infectious, non-infectious, symptomatic, symptomatic and part of that is expanding the circle to link all these cases to the exposure,” “It does require a little bit more deeper analysis of everything that’s happening” External link

barrie Monday, June 29, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “Generally, in Egypt, there are no such initiatives that document medical experiences during crises and catalogue them to serve as a reference,” External link

madamasr Monday, June 29, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe," External link

tradearabia Monday, June 29, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions," External link

tradearabia Monday, June 29, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 9:27:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 9:27:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, June 29, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, June 29, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, June 29, 2020 3:04:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : "This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe," External link

reliefWeb Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions," External link

reliefWeb Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : "This is a very concerning milestone. As shops, restaurants, mosques, businesses, airports and other public places begin to open up, we need to be more vigilant and cautious than ever before. One million people have been infected, tens of thousands have died, and many more are still at risk in our Region. We cannot relax our efforts. In fact, many countries lifting restrictions are seeing marked increases in cases, which signifies the need to accelerate public health response measures. Communities must remain vigilant and play a key role in keeping themselves and their countries safe," External link

africa-newsroom Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "Sadly, we cannot behave as if the situation will go 'back to normal.' In the coming period, we need to see a shift in attitudes and actions," External link

africa-newsroom Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “In the meantime, there is no evidence that the re-opening of the first, second or third set of activities has had any direct role in increasing COVID-19-positive cases,” External link

timesofoman Saturday, June 27, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed says : “When we’re seeing spread is when the masks are off and they’re eating together and the masks are off, so even if you’re outside you’ve got to be 6 feet apart,” External link

wcnc Saturday, June 27, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : “This increases the number of people inside the house, where its nearly impossible to keep a social distance from each other, also not wearing masks inside,” External link

wcnc Saturday, June 27, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “We have conducted about 172,000 Covid-19 tests nationwide since the beginning of the pandemic. 438 cases were registered in Dhofar Governorate as of yesterday. Of these, 102 are Omanis, and 336 are non-Omanis. A total of 80 residents are in institutional isolation in Salalah Al-Wusta,” External link

omanobserver-om Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed said : "The concern on MS is not the number of people afflicted by the disease but it is the most common cause of permanent disability in youngsters. These are the people who are just out of the college...or just started doing a job...or just got married...and this disease can make them disabled," External link

emirates247 Tuesday, June 23, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed concludes : “Being able to use a smartwatch to track, say, blood glucose or blood pressure responses to specific foods and beverages throughout the day will enable healthcare providers and consumers alike to truly understand and target individual health responses,” External link

nutritioninsight Monday, June 22, 2020 5:17:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed added : “I’ve added two screenshots from his CV which show the blatant falsehood whereby he claims having published with my colleague Dr Charles Mwangi Wahome who doesn’t even know him, and also claims he supervised MMed dissertations of my two other colleagues Dr Joseph Sumba and Dr Marijani Msafiri, yet those two pathologists qualified over a decade ago,” External link

samoaobserver Monday, May 18, 2020 6:26:00 AM EAT

Dr Ahmed écrit : "Notre chère patrie traverse une grave épreuve imposée par la propagation de la pandémie du nouveau Coronavirus que les pouvoirs publics s'emploient à tous les niveaux à gérer avec sagesse et responsabilité avec les capacités humaines et matérielles disponibles" External link

aps-dz Sunday, March 29, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

Dr Ahmed souligné : "Dans notre région, nous avons l'habitude de travailler avec les parlementaires pour obtenir de meilleurs résultats en matière de santé. Le Bureau régional de l'OMS a établi des partenariats pour diverses priorités sanitaires, notamment la santé génésique et infantile, la sécurité routière et la lutte antitabac" External link

french.china.org.cn Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:29:00 PM EAT



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