Upper Egypt Diabetes Association

Organizational Information

El Bahr St, Salama Abdullah Bldg 1st fl.
01111 Sohag
Egypt
Tel +20-93231212
 

Membership Information

Founded in 2006

 Members in 2013

 

employee and over volunteers

Member of IDF since 2013

 

 

About

Upper Egypt Diabetes Association (UEDA) was created in 2006 to improve diabetes care and advocacy initially in Upper Egypt and remotely in the whole Egyptian nation.

Main Focus

  • Diabetes Education
  • Diabetes Prevention
  • Children with diabetes

Activities

Diabetes education :  UEDA professional board organized 10 educational sessions  for patients  all over the Upper Egypt governorates:Fayoum, Bani Swif, Minia, Assuit, Sohag, Luxor and Aswan.
 
World Diabetes Day: UEDA organizes
  • Awareness Campaigns and Educational sessions for patients and blood sugar measurement
  • Workshop for Training members on Diabetes awareness
  • Local Campaign on the streets, in schools, universities, clubs
Scientific research:
  • Clinical Trial to evaluate prevention program : This is a collaborative program with the German side (Dresden university) using the Image Module. It started in Minia & Sohag governorates, but now is to be implemented in other Egypt governorates under the auspices of UEDA.
  • Diabetes Dyslipedemia screening project.
  • National Diabetes registry.

 

Publications & Newsletters

Read their latest annual report (2013)

 

Message from the President

Professor Adel Abdel-Aziz El-Sayed "Our mission is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure in our country. Joining the  IDF will help us not only to reach our local goals ,but also to participate globally to achieve this mission."

 

 

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