The Princess Haya Biotechnology Center (PHBC) houses 16 research laboratories and supports scientific activity at the national and regional level. It was established at the Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) on the campus of King Abdullah University Hospital (KAUH) in 2005. Dr. Saied Jaradat is the director of the center.
As well as local cooperation with universities and hospitals in the country, the center has expanded its activity beyond the national borders, liaising with a forensic medicine institute in Iraq, the Saint Joseph University in Lebanon, the Hamdan Bin Rashid Organisation for Excellence in the UAE, the Human Genetics Center at the University of Humboldt in Germany, the Forensic Medicine Center at the University of Western Australia, and Sandia National Laboratories in the USA.
The vision of Princess Haya Biotechnology Center is to be an International pioneers in scientific research, diagnostics and training, leading fields of genomics, proteomics and metabolomics in quality and momentum. We are set to prioritize the use of our cutting-edge, global standard, interdisciplinary technologies in accordance with our national agenda.
Our mission is to transfer knowledge and technology to our students, researchers and community in Jordan:
• Scientific Discovery and Public Awareness
• Training the next generation of scientists
• Providing highest quality of diagnostic intervention
• Disease prevention through early diagnosis and genetic counseling