Upper Egypt Diabetes Association (UEDA) was created in 2006 to improve diabetes care and advocacy initially in Upper Egypt and remotely in the whole Egyptian nation.
Children with diabetes
Diabetes education :
UEDA professional board organized 10 educational sessions for patients all over the Upper Egypt governorates: Fayoum, Bani Swif, Minia, Assuit, Sohag, Luxor and Aswan.
World Diabetes Day:
Awareness Campaigns and Educational sessions for patients and blood sugar measurement
Workshop for Training members on Diabetes awareness
Local Campaign on the streets, in schools, universities, clubs
Clinical Trial to evaluate prevention program : This is a collaborative program with the German side (Dresden university) using the Image Module. It started in Minia & Sohag governorates, but now is to be implemented in other Egypt governorates under the auspices of UEDA.
Diabetes Dyslipedemia screening project.
National Diabetes registry.
Message from the President
Professor Adel Abdel-Aziz El-Sayed "Our mission is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure in our country. Joining the IDF will help us not only to reach our local goals ,but also to participate globally to achieve this mission."