IDF South and Central America Region


The elected IDF representatives for the South and Central America (SACA) region are:

Chair 2013-2015: Edwin Jimenez, Costa Rica

Chair Elect: Ammar Ibrahim, Dominican Republic

Execitive Regional Committee:

Lic Betsy Rodriguez
Dr Manuel Vera
Esc Susana Feria
Lic Sergio Metzer
Dr Douglas Villaroel
Communications: Lic Ana Lucia Gonzales 

The IDF South and Central America Region encompasses 19 countries and territories. More than 26 million people in the region currently have diabetes.

IDF South and Central American Action Plan

The South and Central American action plan was developed following a meeting on October 7 2008 and identifies the urgent actions that are needed to stem the growth of the disease.