Providing educational and research training to future leaders in the fields of biomedical sciences, genomics, and precision medicine.
Welcome to the College of Health and Life Sciences at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU). Located in the academic epicenter of Qatar, Education City, the College provides an essential education to future leaders in the fields of biomedical sciences, genomics and precision medicine. The study of genomics focuses on personalized medical treatment while biomedical and biological sciences is foundational to establishing a mechanistic understanding of disease to promote health.
As a growing academic division, CHLS embodies a multidisciplinary learning approach to research and discovery, and aims to become a dedicated hub for education in the area of health and life sciences. Students have the unique opportunity to pursue an extensive array of research-intensive master’s and PhD programs.
We invite you to explore our webpage to get additional information on our graduate programs, course offerings, curricula and requirements, as well as learn more about our faculty, staff and students.
Genomics and biomedical science have led to some of the most important scientific breakthroughs of the last 50 years. Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS) has introduced programs that accelerate the pace at which Qatar’s next generation of scientists can tackle the most pressing health and developmental challenges facing Qatar and the region.
Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) and the Imagine Institute of Genetic Diseases (IIGD), a Paris-based research institute focused on genetic diseases, today signed an education and research collaboration agreement that is set to advance the future of medicine.
Dr. Ahmad M. Hasnah, President of HBKU, and Dr. Stanislas Lyonnet, Director of IIGD, signed the agreement at the Amiri Diwan...
Professor Edward Stuenkel, Dean of College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS), talks about how Qatar has the potential to become a world leader in advanced healthcare services given the academic programs, training, and experiences offered to students at CHLS and HBKU.
The College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Equine Veterinary Medical Center (EVMC), which will see the two entities collaborate in areas of research and graduate education.
Dr. Edward Stuenkel, founding dean of CHLS, and Dr. Jessica Johnson, acting director of EVMC, signed the MoU. The...
The College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) recently hosted a Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory Skills workshop for university students in Qatar. The workshop is the latest in a series of initiatives undertaken by the college to advance students’ knowledge in the biomedical field.
CHLS scientists Dr. Mustapha Aouida and Dr. Mohamed Aittaleb...
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Learn about our two new Master of Laws (LLM) programs during our College of Law’s information session, taking place at Minaratein at 6PM on June 26. Register now to meet our faculty members & admissions team to discuss programs & application requirements:
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Two of our CIS Masters students discuss the recent lecture series at HBKU by Dr. Salman Sayyid of Leeds University, on the relevance of decolonial thought in Islamic studies. Understanding its importance will empower students to reshape global debates.https://t.co/hHJFCtxjNA https://t.co/xSIYGZdHUY
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