Our Mission

"To prevent, control and mitigate the impact of diabetes and related conditions in Kuwait through effective programs of research, training, education, and health promotion and thereby improve quality of life in the population."

Dasman Diabetes Institute Celebrates World Diabetes Day 2014 Go Blue Kuwait Campaign Diabetic Foot Basics Conference Lessons from the Endothelium Heart and Placenta - Symposium FunFair Event Over 8,000 join the fifth annual Beat Diabetes Walkathon in Kuwait Kuwait - German Diabetes Millitus Conference Girga'an Event at Dasman Diabetes Institute His Highness the Amir receives Dr Kazem Behbehani who was awarded the Order of the British Empire Diabetes and Tuberculosis: Preventing and Managing a Double Burden - An International Technical Meeting The “Future Diabetes Camp: towards a better tomorrow" Dasman Diabetes Institute Hosts the 2nd GCC INCONET Event The University of Dundee conducting the 9th MsC modules on diabetes care and education at Dasman Diabetes Institute The Future of Diabetes Prevention in Kuwait Symposium The 7th Community Outreach activity, "Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) Prevention Campaign" at Sharq Mall Joslin University International second live webcast session from Dasman Diabetes Institute Dasman Diabetes Institute Holds its 2nd Friends of Dasman' Annual Gala Dinner Insulin Pump Therapy Workshops at Dasman Diabetes Institute Prof. Castro visits Dasman Diabetes Institute Dasman Diabetes Institute Celebrates its Official Recognition as a GCC Reference Center for Diabetes Care Dasman Diabetes Institute Holds a Research Project Management Workshop World Kidney Day Event Joslin University International Live Webcast Session from Dasman Diabetes Institute Much More Than an Injection, an advanced workshop

The World Health Organization (2006) defines eLearning as "The use of any electronic technology and media in support of learning”. However this means many different things to many people. The Dasman Diabetes Institute brand of eLearning is designed to develop a knowledge-based society in Kuwait targeting all age groups and to promote health awareness and healthy lifestyles. It may be delivered in the form of interactive eLearning modules or short clips, using communication tools such as educational videos, compact discs, online websites, online forums, and games.

The Dasman Diabetes Institute has already developed, and is continuing to develop, eLearning programs in different formats and languages on various health subjects and is accumulating an eLearning library. eLearning provides a medium to allow the introduction of health related matters into the school curriculum early in life, and the expectation is that it would help to mould attitudes in younger students and modify behaviour in older students.

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The Dasman Institute has specially created the Little Plato Diary for 2012 as well as the Little Plato Magazine for your little ones. Head over to the Kids Corner to download these and more!

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  • Go Blue Kuwait Campaign
    18 November 2014


    Dasman Diabetes Institute (DDI) believes in raising awareness of diabetes. In honor of World Diabetes Day 2014, DDI launched the “Go Blue Kuwait Campaign”. The “Go Blue Kuwait Campaign” promoted the mission of the institute in terms of educating the public through public health promotion and awareness of diabetes. Over • read more

  • Dasman Diabetes Institute Celebrates World Diabetes Day 2014
    13 November 2014


    Dasman Diabetes Institute, a leading campaigner for diabetes awareness in Kuwait, held an informative event to commemorate World Diabetes Day on Thursday, 13 November at its premises. The event allowed visitors to interact with diabetes specialists and dieticians as well as gather information from booths that explained various facets of • read more

  • The 3rd Annual Kids Health Festival
    13 November 2014


    Dasman Diabetes Institute organized the participation and involvement of the Institute at the Third Annual Kids and Children Health Festival, which took place at the International Fair Grounds in Kuwait, from 10th till 13th November, 2014. • read more

  • Outreach Campaign at Kuwait Finance House on the Occasion of World Diabetes Day 2014
    12 November 2014


    Dasman Diabetes Institute (DDI) and Kuwait Finance House (KFH) organized an event for the World Diabetes Day to raise awareness at Baitak Tower, on Wednesday, 12th November 2014. The successful event was attended by a large crowd that included KFH staff and other employees from companies located in Kuwait City. • read more

  • 3rd Kuwait & 14th GCC Conference for Primary Health Care
    11 November 2014


    Under the rubric of "Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases in Primary Healthcare", the 3rd Kuwaiti and 14th GCC Primary Healthcare Conference kicked off, 11 - 13 November 2014. • read more