1st Annual EUBIROD meeting

Dasman Center for Research and Treatment of Diabetes, Kuwait City

Kuwait City, Kuwait, 2nd-4th May 2009

The relevance of diabetes policy in Kuwait

Y. Al Naifs, Ministry of Health, Kuwait

First BIRO Academy Residential Course, Kuwait City, Kuwait, 2nd May 2009


In this presentation, Yousuf Al Naifs, a high representative of the Kuwait Government in his capacity of Undersecretary of State for the Ministry of Health, introduces the audience to the relevance of the fight against diabetes in Kuwait, and highlights the various initiatives supported by the Ministry of Health to monitor quality of care and outcomes of a growing population affected by the disease in the country.