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DDI's Scientist Wins 1st Place in KU Scientific Research Conference

Dr. Fatima Salem Al-Rashed from the Dasman Diabetes Institute won first place for the best scientific poster at the Scientific Research Conference at Kuwait Uni

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DDI's Research Team Participates in the KU Scientific Conference 2024

DDI’s Research Sector participated in the Scientific Research Conference at Kuwait University, titled “Kuwait Vision 35: Technology, Creativity and Innova

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DDI Organizes the Gulf Sports Nutrition Conference

DDI organized the Gulf Conference on Nutrition and Physical Activity to discuss the latest recommendations and results of global research and studies on nutriti

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Dr. Oliver Witard on KTV2's Hala Kuwait

Hala Kuwait hosts Dr. Oliver Witard, Senior Lecturer in Exercise Metabolism and Nutrition in the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine at King’s College L

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Francesca Annan on Superstation 99.7

The Superstation 99.7 Radio Kuwait hosts on Sunday 18th February at 8.30 a.m, Francesca Annan, dietitian and co-leader of the diabetes service for children and

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DDI's Research Team Participates in KU Poster Conference

DDI’s Research Sector participates in the twenty-eighth scientific poster conference of the Medical Sciences Center at Kuwait University (KU).

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DDI's Pharmacy Team Participants in KIPC 2024

DDI’s pharmacy team participated in the 8th Kuwait International Pharmacy Conference (KIPC 2024) to provide health and drug consultations, exchange experi

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DDI's Mobile Clinic Visits Fatima Bint Abdul-Malik Middle School for Girls

DDI’s team of medical professionals participated in an awareness campaign organized at Fatima Bint Abdul Malik Middle School for Girls in the Sabah Al-Sal

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Al Shaima Bint Al Harith School for Girls Visit DDI

DDI hosted a group of students from Al Shaima Bint Al Harith School for Girls to educate them about diabetes and ways to prevent it, in addition to a lecture an

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Scientific Writing and Clinical Methodology Workshop at DDI

DDI organized a two-day lecture series entitled “Scientific Writing and Clinical Methodology”. This workshop, presented for the second consecutive y

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DDI's Mobile Clinic Visits the UN House

DDI’s Diabetes Mobile Clinic conducted an awareness outreach at WHO Kuwait at the United Nations House.

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DDI's Mobile Clinic Visits the Grand Mosque

DDI’s Diabetes Mobile Clinic, in coordination with Grand State Mosque’s administrative team, visited the mosque to provide various medical services

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DDI's Mobile Clinic Visits the Scientific Center

DDI’s Diabetes Mobile Clinic and the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences’ (KFAS) Science Bus made a field visit to the Scientific Cent

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Dr. Ebaa Alozairi: Eye on Health Podcast

Stay tuned to Arab Health Radio’s Eye on Health Podcast showcasing Dr. Ebaa Alozairi, Chief Medical Officer at DDI. The Eye on Health Podcast will be f

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DDI Completed its 2nd Cooking Workshop

DDI successfully completed the second educational cooking workshop dedicated to patients with type 2 diabetes under the title “Your Health is in Your Food,” foc

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Sheikh Dr. Mohammed Bin Hamad Al-Thani Visits DDI

His Excellency Sheikh Dr. Mohammed Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Director of the Public Health Department at the Ministry of Health in the State of Qatar, made a field vi

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DDI's Team at Northwest Bilingual School

DDI’s Education and Training team presented a lecture on diabetes at Northwest Bilingual School to promote diabetes awareness.

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Dr. Anfal Al Mass Presents a Lecture at DDI

DDI held a Scientific Lecture titled GLYCEROL-3-PHOSPHATE PHOSPHATASE: ITS ROLE IN INTERMEDIARY METABOLISM AND A TARGET FOR METABOLIC DISEASES, which was presen

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Summer Internship Program is now Open for Applicants!

Summer Internship Program is now Open for Applicants!

DDI’s Summer Internship Program offers a unique opportunity for university students and recent graduates in Kuwait to learn first-hand what a think tank is all about.

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DDI's World Diabetes Day Event

DDI's World Diabetes Day Event

DDI's World Diabetes Day Event Announced on the International Diabetes Federation Website.

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KUNA: Interview with Dr. Qais Al-Duwairi, DG of DDI, on the Institute's latest research, projects, and developments and World Diabetes Day

KUNA: Interview with Dr. Qais Al-Duwairi, DG of DDI, on the Institute's latest research, projects, and developments and World Diabetes Day

Health professionals and World Diabetes Day: Healthy food and physical activity prevent diabetes.

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Research Achievements 2023

Research Achievements 2023

DDI's Quarter 1 and Quarter 2 Research Achievements of 2023. We would like to share our accomplishments and contributions so far.

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DDI lit in blue for World Diabetes Day 2023!

DDI lit in blue for World Diabetes Day 2023!

Dasman Diabetes Institute is lit up in blue on the occasion of World Diabetes Day, which falls on the 14th of November. Dasman Diabetes Institute held its annual event in Al Hamra Tower on this occasion.

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DDI Celebrates National & Liberation Days

DDI Celebrates National & Liberation Days

Dasman Diabetes Institute lit and decorated with the Kuwaiti flag theme in commemoration of the National and Liberation Days of our beloved country Kuwait- February 2024.

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Research Newsletter

Meet the Scientist - Dr. Ozayr Mahomed

DR. OZAYR MAHOMED is a Population / Preventative Medicine Specialist, having earned his primary medical degree (MBCHB) from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa.

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Implementation of National Diabetes Registry in Kuwait

Diabetes is a chronic disease that requires continuous engagement with healthcare services.

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DDI Researchers Receive Best Poster Award

Dr. Hend Alqaderi and her research team have recently been acknowledged at the 23rd Kuwait Dental Association Conference.

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