“Diabetes and Middle Eastern Diet” seminar was held at DDI in cooperation with the Italian Ambassador Guiseppe Scognamilio and Italian Embassy to mark the end of the Italian Cultural Week in Kuwait. This joint-seminar between Italian health consultants and DDI’s healthcare professionals aimed to exchange knowledge and promote healthy dietary habits represented in the Mediterranean Diet.

The key speakers of the seminar were:

Professor Gabriele Riccardi, Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases at the “Federico II” University in Naples;

Dr. Riccardo Garosci, President of the Food Education Committee of the Ministry of Education, University and Research and Former Member of the Eu;

Dr. Ebaa Al Ozairi, Chief Medical Officer, DDI;

Dr. Roula Barake, Director of Nutrition, DDI.