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Diabetes and Ramadan International Forum 2013

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Diabetes and Ramadan International Forum

The Diabetes Education Study Group (DESG) in collaboration with Diabetes UK and the Gulf Group for the study of Diabetes (GGSD) organised the very first International Forum ‘Diabetes and Ramadan’ on the 12th March 2013 at the BMHC.

The purpose of the forum was to discuss how people with diabetes can best manage their condition during the month of Ramadan. The BMHC was very proud to host experts in the field of diabetes from many countries including Egypt, France, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Turkey, UAE, UK and USA.

The faculty for the meeting included:
• Sir Michael Hirst, IDF President.
• Prof Andrew Boulton, EASD President.
• Dr Line Klinebreil.
• Prof Adel El-Sayed, UDF-MENA Chair.

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