Through research, policy, and programmatic collaborations with Middle East and North Africa (MENA) leaders, scientists, educators, and physicians, Children’s National advances innovative ideas and approaches that will improve the lives of children.
Children’s National physicians are dedicated to the idea that the severity of childhood disease, especially those that lead to complications in adulthood, may be more successfully treated or even prevented through early identification and treatment. This vision is shared by health leaders in the MENA region and has resulted in ground breaking partnerships with government agencies, universities, and health care providers that develop and pilot research and clinical programs of mutual benefit.
Children’s National collaborates with governmental authorities such as HAAD to develop and update robust healthcare policy for children in identified areas of mutual concern for the children. Specialty topics include: