According to the IDF Diabetes Atlas 10th Edition, an estimated 90 million adults aged 20-79 years were living with diabetes in the SEA region in 2021, representing a regional prevalence of 8.7%. About 51.2% of these diabetes cases were undiagnosed.
The elected IDF representatives for the South-East Asian Region (SEA) for 2020-22 are:
Chair: Dr. Shashank Joshi, India Chair-Elect: Prof. Azad Khan, Bangladesh
COVID-19 and diabetes
Diabetes in locked-in times - webinar for health professionals conducted by the IDF SEA region on April 4, 2020 (registration required).