The Jordan Diabetes Micro-Clinic Project: Community Ownership and Awarness (LT07-157)

  • Location :
    Amann, Jordan
    Topic :
    Lifestyle interventions
    Duration :
    August 1, 2008 - November 1, 2012
    Main Institution :
    Global Micro-Clinic Project
    Other institution :
    Royal Health Awareness Society
    Principal investigator :
    D. Zoughbie
    Other investigator :
    Amann, Jordan
    Amount allocated :
    USD 400,000
    Objectives :
    The project will develop and implement a plan that will serve as a basis for a comprehensive approach for managing and treating diabetes in the country. The successful implementation of Micro-Clinic project will promote wellness, alleviate the economic burden of poor health, and provide a model comprehensive public health approach to the management of diabetes in the Middle East and around the world.

Presentations:

  • 20th World Diabetes Congress, Montreal (Canada), October 2009
  • TED conferences (11 February 2010)
  • CGI (17 April 2010)
  • The Clinton Global Initiative-U, Miami (USA), 2010
  • Diabesity, A World-Wide Challenge, Brussels (Belgium) February 2012
  • 5th Annual Global Health Conference, Washington (USA), May 2014

Article:

Project completed in November 2012

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