Dr. Qais Al Duwairi, Director General of DDI, met with with Professor Elisabete Weiderpass, the new elected director of The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and Professor Harri Vainio, Dean, Faculty of Public Health Kuwait University, today to discuss future collaborations. All parties share the concern for diabetes treatment, management and prevention.

IARC is an intergovernmental agency forming part of the World Health Organization of the United Nations. Its role is to conduct and coordinate research into the causes of cancer. It also collects and publishes surveillance data regarding the occurrence of cancer worldwide.

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