IDF Europe is an inclusive and multicultural umbrella organization of 70 national diabetes associations in 44 countries across the European region, representing people living with diabetes and healthcare professionals. Through our activities we aim to influence policy, increase public awareness and encourage health improvement, as well as promote the exchange of best practice and high-quality information about diabetes throughout the European region.
IDF Europe receives funding from a number of different sources and projects. The Guiding Principles for IDF Europe Partnership can be found here.
Professor Dr. Nebojsa M. Lalic is an active clinician and scientist in the field of diabetes for 30 years. He is the director of the reference hospital for diabetes in Serbia and a member of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts. Simultaneously, he is very active in advocacy for people with diabetes, especially through the development of the new system of diabetes care in the country. Moreover, he served as the IDF Europe Board member in two terms, from 2015-2019 being Secretary of the Board during the last term. He was extensively involved in representing the policy of the Board in collaboration with European and national governing bodies and in supporting activities of the Member Associations. Additionally, he has contributed to numerous position statements and publications of IDF Europe. Full CV available here.