Dasman Diabetes Institute participated at the Kuwait Conference & 11th GCC symposium, which took place on Nov.18 -20,2014. The Symposium revolved around the nurses role in communal Leadership in Fighting Non-Communicable Diseases.

The Kuwait Conference & 11th GCC symposium was held in the Jumeiarh Messila Hotel under the patronage of his excellence Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Sabah represented by his excellence Minster of Health Dr. Saad Al Obeidi in the presence of the honored:

Head of the organizing Committee : Dr. Kais Al Doweiri
Director General for the GCC executive Minsters of Health : Dr.Toufic Al Khoja
Director of Nursing in MOH : Ms. Latifa Al Mansour
WHO consultant : Dr. Friba Aldarazi  International Council of Nursing (ICN) Council Regional Representative : Mr. Paul  Peeps.

The objectives of the conference and the symposium are: 1. Presenting nursing research and scientific studies related to NCDs. 2. Getting advantage from the regional and international efforts in managing the NCDs. 3. Developing GCC Nursing strategy to manage NCDs. 4.Set the bases for collaboration with civil community institutions in managing NCDs.