The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center welcomed His Highness Sheikh Hamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi, and His Excellency Mohamed Haji Al Khoori, Director General of the Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation, April 8 to celebrate the dedication of the Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Building for Personalized Cancer Care. Construction of the building was made possible through a transformative grant by the Khalifa Foundation.
Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan served as President of the United Arab Emirates since the formation of the Federation on 2 December 1971 and as Ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi since 1966.
Understanding the UAE is impossible without understanding the life of Sheikh Zayed and his deep religious faith, vision, determination and hard work; his generosity at home and abroad; and the way in which he devoted his life to the service of his people and the creation of a better world.