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IDF Recognised Education Programme launches new call for applications

The International Diabetes Federation has launched a new call for applications for its Recognised Education Programme. The programme recognises courses offered by organisations for health professionals in diabetes education and management that are consistent with the IDF International Curriculum for Health Professionals in Diabetes.

World Diabetes Day practical guide

Get involved in the World Diabetes Day 2015 campaign: download the WDD practical guide and share the 1st infographic, Healthy eating - a right, not a privilege.

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Diabetes Voice Digital Issue July 2015

The September digital edition of Diabetes Voice is now available to view and download.

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IDF volunteer recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours List

Former International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Vice-President Debbie Jones was recently recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2015. The honours system, published every year on New Year and on the Queen's official birthday in June, recognises individuals who have made achievements in public life and improved the lives of others.

World Diabetes Day 2015

Two new WDD visuals have been released to inform the 2015 campaign focus on healthy eating.

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Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)

The Metabolic/Bariatric Program at the 16th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) will take place February 25 - 26, 2016, at the Encore at Wynn in . MISS is one of the largest annual gatherings of metabolic/bariatric specialists in the United States.

Thu, 02/25/2016 to Fri, 02/26/2016

Diabetes Education Specialist

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is an alliance of over 230 national diabetes associations with two million members in more than 170 countries and territories. For over 50 years, IDF has been at the vanguard of global diabetes advocacy. IDF has a multinational staff of around 40 people at its Brussels Executive Office and has 7 regional offices. IDF’s work relies on the contribution of a large number of expert volunteers and upon the commitment and expertise of our member associations.

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IDF launches WDD 2015 campaign at WHA side event

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) has launched the World Diabetes Day (WDD) 2015 campaign on the occasion of the 68th World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva.

Campaign details were released at IDF’s WHA side event “Nourishing development: halting the diabetes epidemic through healthy eating” on May 19.

D-NET: IDF Diabetes Education Network for Health Professionals