Prof. Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, son of President of the Republic of Cuba visited Dasman Diabetes Institute on Tuesday, April 8th, where he met with Dr. Kazem Behbehani, Director-General of the Institute. Prof. Castro visited Dasman Diabetes Institute to discuss potential collaboration in the field of medicine, research and sciences between Cuban universities and research institutions and Dasman Diabetes Institute. Prof. Castro is serving as a scientific advisor to the Council of State of Cuba and His research interests include several areas, such as nuclear physics, energy technology and its relation with environmental sciences and policies of scientific innovation and knowledge management. Prof. Castro was accompanied for a tour of the Institute and was briefed about the role, activities, research and progress that the Institute has achieved.