2020

Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe Launches its Premium Brand ‘Dolci’ with the First Outlet at Thumbay University Hospital, Thumbay Medicity, Ajman.
Gulf Medical University Signs MoU for Collaborative Partnership with Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) Bahrain.
Thumbay University Hospital opens ‘Center for Imaging’ and ‘Center for Nephrology & Dialysis Unit’.
Gulf Medical University establishes Liquid Biopsy Lab at Thumbay Research Institute for Precision Medicine, Gulf Medical University.
Thumbay University Hospital launches 24-hour ‘DRIVE-THRU Pharmacy’ service and Telehealth services.
Gulf Medical University signs agreement with the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group to implement international standards of academic centers.
Ajman Specialty Hospital Enters into Collaborative Partnership with Thumbay University Hospital and Thumbay Labs to Deliver Advanced Healthcare Services.
Gulf Medical University Extends Virtual Patient Learning technology to its College of Dentistry.
Gulf Medical University’s College of Pharmacy Launches Master’s Program in Drug Discovery and Development in Collaboration with University of Arizona.
New outlets of The Flower Shoppe and Zo & Mo Opticals opened at Thumbay University Hospital, Thumbay Medicity, Ajman.

2019

Third edition of the Annual Health Awards, jointly organized by DHA and HEALTH Magazine, conducted in Dubai.
Forbes Recognizes Gulf Medical University as ‘Best Medical University in the Region’ at the Higher Education Awards.
Gulf Medical University Signs MoUs of Collaborative Partnerships with University of Milan, University of Central Florida, Ajman University, Ain Shams University, International Islamic University – Malaysia, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University – Italy, San Raffaele University – Milan, Sun Yat-sen University – China, Osaka City University – Japan & Washington State University.
Gulf Medical University becomes the First Medical University in the Region to Introduce 3D Digital Learning and AI-based Virtual Patient Learning.
Gulf Medical University Awards Degrees to 220 Students at Annual Convocation.
First Batch of Gulf Medical University’s ‘Future Scientists of the UAE’ Initiative Complete Research Internship.
Gulf Medical University Hosts becomes the UAE’s Latest Center for the Prestigious MRCP (UK) PACES Examination.
Gulf Medical University’s PharmD Program Offered by the College of Pharmacy Gets Recognition from Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).
Gulf Medical University’s College of Medicine becomes First in the UAE and Gulf Region to be Accredited Based on ‘World Federation of Medical Education’ Standards.
Thumbay Group Receives ‘Corporate Event of the Year’ Award at the MALT Excellence Awards 2019.
Thumbay Hospital Ajman Celebrates 60,000+ Babies Born Since its Inception.
Thumbay Medicity Officially Launched as a Regional Hub of Medical Education, Healthcare and Research.
Thumbay Pharmacy Opens Biggest Robotic Pharmacy with Automated Robotic Technology to Prepare and Dispense Medicines at Thumbay Medicity.
Thumbay University Hospital, the Largest Private Academic Hospital in the Region Opens at Thumbay Medicity.
Thumbay Food Court: Multi-cuisine Food Destination Opens at Thumbay Medicity; Launches ‘Live & Learn’ Concept.

2018

Thumbay Group ranks among ‘Top 50 Private Companies in the UAE’ published by Forbes Middle East.
Launch of Thumbay Medicity
Second Juma Masjid Built by Thumbay Family Opened in Sharjah
Thumbay Clinic & Thumbay Pharmacy Launches at Abu Shagara – Sharjah
Launch of Thumbay Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Hospital, Al Jurf – Ajman
Blends & Brews Marks ‘Year of Zayed’ at the Opening of Its Outlet at the Department of Land & Real Estate Regulation, Ajman
Thumbay Group Wins Four Honors at the Prestigious Annual ‘Business Excellence Awards’
Launch of Thumbay Dental Hospital, Al Jurf – Ajman
Thumbay Clinic & Thumbay Pharmacy Launches at Kalba – Sharjah
ZO&MO Opticals launches at Outlet Mall, Dubai
Thumbay Group Wins Four Honors at the Prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Awards 2018
Launch of Blends & Brews Outlet at Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Launch of Blends & Brews Outlet at My City Center
Thumbay Hospital Hyderabad Gets Prestigious NABH, NABL Accreditations for High-Quality Healthcare

2017

Launch of Blends & Brews, Ras Al Khaimah.
Launch of Thumbay Clinic Elite, Jumeirah.
Launch of Blends & Brews Stall at Global Village.
Gulf Medical University Ranked Among the Top 50 Universities in The Region.
Gulf Medical University Celebrates Two Decades of Excellence in Healthcare, Education & Research.
Launch of Thumbay Pharmacy, Jumeirah.
Blends & Brews Celebrated 10 Years of True Coffee Experience.
Launch of Innovation and Research Center – GMU.
Thumbay Hospitals get JCI Certification.
Thumbay Clinic Honored as ‘Distinguished Private Medical Facility of Umm Al Quwain’.
Launch of Thumbay Hospital Day Care, Rolla.
Launch of Thumbay Clinic, Ras Al Khor.
Launch of Thumbay Pharmacy, Ras Al Khor.
Launch of Thumbay Clinic, Fujairah.
Launch of Thumbay Pharmacy, Fujairah.
Launch of Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University Road.
Launch of Blends & Brews at Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University Road.
Launch of Marhaba Lounge at Thumbay Healthcare Facilities.
Launch of Thumbay Clinic Elite, Ajman.
Thumbay Hospital Enters the Guinness Book of World Records
Launch of Annual Health Awards

2016

Launch of Terrace Restaurant, Fujairah.
Launch of The Flower Shoppe, Dubai.
Launch of 1 st Blends & Brews Drive-Through.
Thumbay Hospitals get MTQA Certification.
Launch of Blends & Brews, Hyderabad – India.
Thumbay Medical Tourism opens 1st Welcome Centre.
Thumbay Labs attains CAP Accreditation.
Thumbay Medical Tourism welcomes 6000th medical tourist.
Thumbay Medical Tourism gets awarded International Excellence Center of the Year.

2015

Launch of Thumbay Hospital, Dubai.
Launch of Thumbay Clinics.
Launch of Thumbay Medical Tourism.
Launch of The Flower Shoppe, Ajman.
Launch of Body & Soul Elite.
Finalist – International Medical Tourism Journal (IMTJ) Awards.
Thumbay Hospitals get MTQA Certification.
Launch of Thumbay Hospital, Hyderabad.

2014

Launch of Thumbay Institute of Precision Medicine & Translational Research.
Launch of Centre for Advanced Simulation in Healthcare (CASH).
Thumbay Group named as Emirates Business Ambassador for Healthcare & Education.
Launch of Thumbay Foundation.
Thumbay Hospitals get Asia’s Most Promising Brand.

2013

Recognized as the Best Medical Tourism Provider in the Middle East by the New Economy, UK.
Thumbay Hospital gets Accredited by Joint Commission International.
Joins Association of Academic Health Centres International.
GMU wins WRC Leaders Award and becomes one of Asia’s Top Private 100 Universities.
Thumbay Group featured in the “Top 100 making an impact in the Arab World” by Forbes ME.

2012

Launch of Nutri Plus Vita Stores.
Launch of Thumbay Marketing and Distribution .Company.
Launch of New Medical Tourism Division, Thumbay Hospital.

2011

Launch of Thumbay Medical & Dental Specialty Centre.
Launch of Body & Soul, Al Jurf.
Launch of Terrace Restaurant, Ajman.
Launch of Body & Soul, Al Qasba.

2010

First Thumbay Pharmacy Retail Outlet, Ajman.
First ZO&MO optical outlet, Ajman.
First TEMOS Certified Dental Facility in the Middle East.
Thumbay Moideen Masjid inaugrated.

2008

Gulf Medical College becomes Gulf Medical University.
Launch of Thumbay Builders.

2006

Thumbay Fujairah Hospital is launched.
First outlet of Blends and Brews Outlet.

2004

Launch of first Body & Soul Outlet, Dubai.

2002

Launch of Thumbay Hospital and Research Centre, Ajman.
Launch of Thumbay Pharmacy.
First Thumbay Labs Outlet, Ajman.

2000

Launched Conference Secretariat ( Health Communications).

1999

First Publication of HEALTH magazine.

1998

Decree issued to start Gulf Medical College.
Launch of Gulf Medical College.

1997

Establishment of Thumbay Group.