Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 13:20
“Scacco al Diabete” or "Keeping Diabetes in Check" written by Massimo Massi-Benedetti, Chair of IDF’s Science Task Force, has been selected out of eleven publications to win a literary prize awarded by the Italian Health Observatory.
We asked Massimo for his reactions to this prestigious award…
Submitted by mariehelene.cha... on Tue, 07/24/2012 - 16:26
Twenty Young Leaders in Diabetes (YLD) are travelling from all over the world to attend the first African Diabetes Congress (ADC) and part of the first African Diabetes Youth Leadership Programme (ADYLP) in Arusha, Tanzania.
For most of the Young Leaders, this will be their first time in an African country as well as their first reunion with the diabetic family, formed at the World Diabetes Congress in Dubai last December.
The ADYLP is a great opportunity for the YLD to meet with youth in Arusha and to share regional experiences and knowledge.
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Thu, 07/19/2012 - 17:35
The International Diabetes Federation's Life for a Child (LFAC) Programme is now supporting over 10,000 children with diabetes in developing countries, reaching the milestone target that was set at a landmark meeting in London in 2008.
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 16:31
With 14 November four months away, it's time to start sending us information about the awareness activities that you will be organising all over the world to mark World Diabetes Day. Whether it is a blue lighting, a diabetes screening, a physical activity event or an activity involving children and young people, let us know what you will be organising:
Submitted by Lorenzo.Piemonte on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:50
The DREAM Trust in Nagpur, India has begun a very exciting project, in collaboration with the IDF Life for a Child Programme, aimed at assisting the education of children and youth with diabetes to give them the best possible chance for employment and self-sufficiency.
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has launched the EU Clinical Trials Register, a platform that provides public access to information from the European Union clinical trial database (EudraCT). The register gives users the possibility to search for information on any paediatric clinical trials, Phase II-IV adult clinical trials recorded in EudraCT, and trials listed in a paediatric investigation plan.