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  • IDF Europe Looking for a Brussels-based Regional Manager

    January 01 2018

    Career Opportunity – Brussels-based Regional Manager, IDF Europe

    The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is an umbrella organization of over 230 national diabetes associations in over 170 countries. It represents the interests of the growing number of people with diabetes and those at risk. The Federation has been leading the global diabetes community since 1950. IDF’s mission is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide.

    The International Diabetes Federation has seven regional subsidiaries, with the aim of strengthening the work of national diabetes associations and enhancing the collaboration between them.  IDF European Region of the International Diabetes Federation unites 71 diabetes associations in 46 countries. We represent people with diabetes and their families, as well as health professionals working in diabetes. Through our work, we aim to influence policy, increase public awareness and encourage health improvement, promote the exchange of best practice and high-quality information about diabetes in all countries throughout the Region.

    IDF European Region is looking to hire a Regional Manager tobe based in the IDF European Region Office in Brussels, Belgium. The Regional Manager will be accountable to the Regional Board through the Regional Chair of IDF Europe. 

    We offer :

    • A creative and dynamic environment

    • A multicultural team of broad expertise

    • The opportunity of work to improve the life of millions of European citizens

    • A job able to give you personal fulfillment

    • An attractive salary and benefit package

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their curriculum vitae and cover letter addressed to the Chair of IDF Europe Prof Dr Sehnaz Karadeniz sehnaz.karadeniz@idf-europe.org  describing interest and relevance to the position, with copy to employment@idf-europe.org  by 16 February 2018

    Desired starting date: 2 April 2018

    A detailed job description can be found HERE

  • IDF Europe 2017 Publication - Integrating diabetes evidence into practice: Challenges and Opportunities to Bridge the Gaps

    January 01 2018

    IDF Europe is glad to share with you the our full publication on implementing evidence into practices. 

    The Press Release and Executive Summary are also available. 

    We would like to thank all members of the Editorial Committee, our Member Associations and other partners in making this piece of work possible. 

    Share this with your networks to make real changes in practices!

     

     

  • Interviews with 2017 IDF Europe Prize Awardees

    January 01 2018

    Have you already met Cristina Cucchiarelli and Dr Shivani Misra, the winners for this year's IDF Europe Prizes in Diabetes? 

    Combined

    Christina was awarded the Long-standing Achievement award for her dedication to encourage physical activity among people living with diabetes through the project 'PRONKING'. And Shivani was recognised for her excellent research work focusing on ethnic groups and diabetes. 

    To learn more about their inspiring stories? Read them in the HALL OF FAME

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