Mubadala Development announces new branch of Imperial College London Diabetes Centre in Zayed Sports City
The expansion was celebrated at an event attended by Maha Barakat, director general, HAAD; Waleed Al Muhairi, Deputy Group CEO and Emerging Sectors CEO, Mubadala; Suhail Al Ansari, chairman of Imperial College London Diabetes Centre and executive director of Mubadala Healthcare.
“Health care underpins any healthy and productive society as reflected in the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 and the Abu Dhabi Plan,” Al Muhairi said.
Al Muhairi mentioned that Mubadala’s health care network began in 2006 as a way to provide world-class health care to Abu Dhabi.
“The new ZSC branch is the latest demonstration of our commitment to delivering new, cutting-edge treatment options for our patients in a way that improves outcomes and makes for a more complete patient care experience in the 21st century,” he said.
For his part, Bakarat highlighted the strategic partnership as a way to best help the Abu Dhabi population.
“Imperial College London Diabetes Centre has been a crucial partner in our work towards confronting diabetes and creating a healthier Abu Dhabi from treatment to public health campaigns to research efforts and diabetes education in a holistic, well-rounded way,” he said. “The new branch is an important addition to the community’s efforts to tackle diabetes, a reflection of how far we have come in tackling diabetes in new and innovative ways and we look forward to working with everyone there.”