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Stay Tuned to KTV1 For Dr. Fatema Alrashed's Interview

KTV1’s ‘ Layali AlKuwait’ Program will be hosting Dr. Fatema Alrashed at 10pm. Dr. Fatema will discuss DDI’s latest research and the las

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Stay Tuned. Naeema AlQabandi on KTV1!

Stay tuned to ‘Doctors’ Talk’ Program for Naeema AlQabandi, a diabetes educator at DDI, today at 8 pm on Kuwait TV 1, in an interesting talk a

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DDI Celebrates International Nurses Day

Dasman Diabetes Institute celebrated International Nurses Day on May 12, 2024. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the nursing staff for their unwav

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Ali Alsarraf on 'The Breakfast Show' 99.7RKFM

The Breakfast Show on Superstation 99.7 hosts Ali Alsarraf, Specialist Dietitian at Dasman Diabetes Institute, on Sunday to discuss the adequate fluid intake an

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Dr. Fatema Alrashed on Kuwait Radio 97.7

Stay tuned to Kuwait Radio 97.5 today at 11:30 am for Dr. Fatema Alrashed’s interview where she will discuss DDI’s latest research findings. She wil

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Stay Tuned to Dr. Fatema Alrashed on 'The Breakfast Show' 99.7RKFM

The Breakfast Show on Superstation 99.7 hosts Dr. Fatema Alrashed, Scientist at the Immunology Unit DDI to discuss her award and latest research initiatives. St

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DDI's Mobile Clinic Visits the UN Joint Support Office

DDI organized an awareness campaign at the United Nations (UN) Joint Support Office in Kuwait, where a team of healthcare professionals was present on DDI’

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New Scientific Lecture at DDI by Prof. Ralph DeFronzo

Prof. Ralph DeFronzo, Chief of Diabetes Division and Professor of Medicine at the University of Texas in San Antonio, presents a lecture titled “INSULIN R

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DDI's Diabetes Mobile Clinic Visits Al-Shuhada Health Center

On the occasion of World Health Day, a team from DDI made a field visit in the Diabetes Mobile Clinic to the Al-Shuhada Health Center to conduct medical examina

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Prof. Ralph DeFronzo Presents at the 'Ground- Breaking Diabetes Update' Symposium

Prof. Ralph DeFronzo, Chief of Diabetes Division and Professor of Medicine at the University of Texas in San Antonio, presents a Symposium on Ground- Breaki

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Prof. Ralph DeFronzo Presents at the 'Ground- Breaking Diabetes Update' Symposium

Prof. Ralph DeFronzo Presents at the 'Ground- Breaking Diabetes Update' Symposium

Prof. Ralph DeFronzo presents a Symposium on Ground- Breaking Diabetes Update Part 2 at DDI.

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DDI Achievements 2023

DDI Achievements 2023

We would like to share our accomplishments and contributions of 2023. Prize Awards, Research Projects and Publications, Collaborations and Consortiums, Public Awareness Activities.

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DDI's Clinical Laboratory Receives CAP Accreditation

DDI's Clinical Laboratory Receives CAP Accreditation

Congratulations to the Clinical Laboratory at Dasman Diabetes Institute for its compliance to International Accreditation standards and excellence in medical and quality services.

DDI lit in purple for World Obesity Day 2024!

DDI lit in purple for World Obesity Day 2024!

Watch our Dasman Diabetes Institute being illuminated in purple tonight. Walk today as many steps as you can!

Research Newsletter

Meet the Scientist - Dr. Ralph DeFronzo and Prof. Muhammad Abdul-Ghani

Meet the scientists behind DDI’s research: Dr. Ralph DeFronzo and Dr. Muhammad Abdul-Ghani

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Implementation of Dasman Diabetes Risk Score

Diabetes is a significant health concern in Kuwait and the Gulf region, with a high prevalence that poses considerable risks to individuals' health and well-being.

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DDI Harbors the Largest Biobank in Kuwait with over 500,000 samples

The Dasman Diabetes Biobank plays a pivotal role within the Dasman Diabetes Institute, serving as a central repository for numerous projects and initiatives.

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