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DDI Signs a MOU with the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Mauritius

By | April 17th, 2017|News|

DDI signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life of The Republic of Mauritius. This MOU aims to establish a cooperative relationship in carrying out projects on diabetes and related fields. The MOU was signed by his Excellency, the Minister of Health of The Republic of Muaritius, [...]

DDI discusses future collaborations with the Kuwait National Guard

By | March 27th, 2017|News|

Dr. Qais Al Duwairi, Director of DDI and Dr. Faisal Al Refai, Chief Operations Officer met with General Hashim Al Refai, Kuwait National Guard Undersecretary; Colonel Anwar Dashti, Manager of General Services and Dr. Mohammad Khan, Head of Allergy Center on Thursday, March 23rd 2017. Future collaborations of mutual interest were discussed between both sides. [...]

DDI’s Mobile Clinic visits the Martyr’s Bureau

By | March 26th, 2017|News|

Dasman Diabetes Institute in collaboration with the Martyr’s Bureau organized an outreach at the latter on Wednesday 22nd March, 2017. The Institute offered complementary blood glucose testing, awareness material, medical consultations any many more to the Martyrs families and staff of the Bureau. This initiative stems from the Institute’s efforts to promote awareness and [...]

DDI hosts the Dutch Healthy Food Week: Healthy Food, Healthy Lifestyle

By | February 28th, 2017|News|

In collaboration with the Dutch Embassy, DDI hosted the "Health Food, Healthy Lifestyle" interactive seminar on February 19, 2017. This seminar aimed to increase awareness and exchange knowledge towards building a healthier next generation. The speakers included the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, his Excellency Mr. Frans Potuyt; the Agricultural Counsellor of [...]

DDI’s Mobile Diabetes Clinic Participates in the Ahmadi’s National & Liberation Day Celebrations

By | February 14th, 2017|News|

DDI's Mobile Diabetes Clinic participates in the National & Liberation Day Celebrations of Ahmadi Governorate on February 10, 2017. The clinic provided free blood sugar and  blood pressure testing to over 200 visitors.

Dundee University Celebrates 2016 Graduates

By | January 30th, 2017|News|

Since 2011, the University of Dundee, a world leader in clinical diabetes care and diabetes research, in partnership with the Dasman Diabetes Institute (which was established by Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences “KFAS”), with its mission to prevent, control and mitigate the impact of [...]