DDI’s team participates in the ADA 79th Scientific Sessions

By |2019-06-11T09:31:53+03:00June 11th, 2019|News|

DDI's team, from both Research and Medical Sectors, participated in the American Diabetes Association's (ADA) 79th Scientific Sessions held June 7-11, 2019, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. Dr. Qais Saleh Al-Duwairi, Director General of DDI, Dr. Ebaa Al-Ozairi, Chief Medical Officer, and other researchers and medical staff of the Institute attended [...]

DDI Holds its Annual Girga’an Event

By |2019-06-03T09:43:27+03:00May 24th, 2019|News|

DDI, in cooperation with the Kuwait Finance House, recently held their annual Girga'an celebration for children with diabetes and their families in Kuwait. Many children attended the event which featured a lot of educational and cultural games followed by a theatrical performance. The event was also brought to life by stations for Henna art, [...]

DDI organizes a workshop for kids, “T1DM and Fasting”

By |2019-05-30T14:47:09+03:00May 14th, 2019|News|

DDI organized an interactive workshop titled “Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus and Fasting” for kids and their families. Dr. Fahed Al Jaser, Diabetologist presented and spoke at this workshop, in addition to members from the Education and the Nutrition Departments at DDI.

Corporate Wellness Week at DDI

By |2019-05-09T12:46:33+03:00May 9th, 2019|News|

DDI organized a Corporate Wellness week for its staff. This week aimed to address staff well-being with a series of lectures targeting key issues that staff may face. Prof Harri Vainio, Dean of the Faculty of Public Health and Professor of Environmental at Occupational Health at Kuwait University, addressed the "Well-being at Work in [...]

Ambassador of the Republic of China & the Red Cross visit DDI

By |2019-05-08T10:35:48+03:00May 8th, 2019|News|

Mr. Li Minggang, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to the State of Kuwait, Dr Chen Zhu, President of the Red Cross Society of China, Mr. Chen Yue, Deputy Consultant of the Red Cross Society of China, Dr Hilal Al Sayer, Chairman of DDI's Board of Directors, and Dr Qais [...]

DDI & SCOPE organize a conference “Obesity: Knowledge, skills and tools”

By |2019-06-12T10:27:39+03:00April 12th, 2019|News|

Dasman Diabetes Institute (DDI) has partnered with the World Obesity Federation, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE Gulf Chapter), and the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) to champion a conference dedicated to delivering the latest in the medical management of obesity. The conference, titled “Obesity in your clinical [...]

DDI endorses “Obesity: Knowledge, skills and tools”

By |2019-05-30T14:40:59+03:00April 11th, 2019|News|

Dasman Diabetes Institute (DDI) has partnered with the World Obesity Federation, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE Gulf Chapter), and the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) to champion a conference dedicated to delivering the latest in the medical management of obesity. The conference, titled “Obesity in your clinical [...]