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IDF

Junior Professional Officer Programme

The International Diabetes Federation’s (IDF) Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme gives young university graduates, and young qualified professionals the opportunity to obtain training and exposure to IDFs work in the field of diabetes and non-communicable diseases (NCDs). All JPO posts are based at the Federation’s Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. This scheme is open to EU nationals only.

IDF/Rotary Caribbean Diabetic Foot Care Programme

Donating supplies

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) collaborates with Insulin for Life Australia (IFL) to distribute emergency diabetes supplies in situations of acute need. IDF cannot receive donations of insulin or other diabetes supplies, so any offers from individuals or organizations should be directed to Insulin for Life.

Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice

Baqai Institute of Diabetology & Endocrinology (BIDE)

The Baqai Institute of Diabetology & Endocrinology (BIDE) has been designated an International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Centre of Diabetes Education for the period 2009-2012. Founded in 1996, the institute has grown from a single room diabetes clinic to a tertiary care centre, providing comprehensive services under one roof.


Education facilities:

Associação Protectora dos Diabéticos de Portugal

The Portuguese Diabetes Association (Associação Protectora dos Diabéticos de Portugal - APDP) has been designated an International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Centre of Diabetes Education for the period 2009-2012.

ANAD – National Association for the Assistance of People with Diabetes

The Asociação Nacional de Assisténcia ao Diabetico (ANAD) has been designated as an International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Centre of Education for the period 2009-2012.

Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre

 

 

 

Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre (DMDSC) has been designated as an International Diabetes Federation Centre of Diabetes Education  (IDFCE) for the period 2014-2015.  DMDSC is a state-of-the-art diabetes care facility, launched in 1991, that provides comprehensive care for diabetes and its complications.

Lurline Less

Lurline Less is Chair of the North America and Caribbean (NAC) Region of the International Diabetes Federation. She is also Chair of the Diabetes Association of Jamaica where she has been a member for the past 22 years and a volunteer for the past 14 years, and an executive member of the Royal Commonwealth Society of Jamaica

Dhruba Lall Singh

It is with great sadness and regret that the International Diabetes Federation received the news of the passing on 14 August 2012 of Dr Dhruba Lall Singh, Chair of the IDF South-East Asia (SEA) Region. Dr Singh, from Nepal, was a much loved and respected member of the international diabetes community and his contribution to the diabetes cause will be sorely missed.

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