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About the Course

Across the world more than 420 million people are living with diabetes. Two thirds of these have not yet been diagnosed. When discovered late or managed incorrectly, diabetes can damage your heart, blood vessels, eyes, kidneys, and nerves, leading to disability and premature death. In fact, more people are dying of diabetes related diseases than of diseases as HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined. This course will provide you with an introduction to the most recent research in the field of prevention and treatment of diabetes as well as a broader understanding of the situation in different communities, rich and poor, across the world, where diabetes threatens public health. What kind of disease is diabetes, who has it, and who is at risk of getting it? And what are the roles of medicine, exercise and nutrition when trying to prevent, delay or treat diabetes? During the course you will meet researchers and experts from Imperial College London, Emory University in Atlanta, Steno Diabetes Center in Copenhagen as well as the School of Global Health and the Center for Basic Metabolic Research at the University of Copenhagen. They work with very different aspects of diabetes, from microbiology to global public health, but what ties them together is the belief that it is a global responsibility to combat diabetes, and this fight can only be won through new knowledge and global collaboration. We hope you will join us in the course and equip yourself to take part in the ongoing discussions of this truly global and individual health challenge. This course is also part of the EIT Health programme....

Top reviews


Oct 4, 2020

Only thing not furnished that is fasting glucose and pp glucose ranging should be furnished. And also the glucose tolerance test result and Hb1AC test result ranges to be discussed during the course.


Dec 6, 2017

This was an awesome short course which I would recommend to anyone who is interested in diabetes or other chronic diseases. I learned a lot about different ways you could possibly prevent diabetes.

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By Satyendra S

Jan 7, 2023

this is a great courses for diabites.


May 25, 2020

Kindly sand me my certificate.. please

By Fawad S

Feb 18, 2020

Very well explained course . Thank you

By Inshad M

Jun 22, 2020

Excellent program to learn..Thank you

By Akasha A

Nov 5, 2018

Excellent and very informative course

By Oluwatosin A

May 11, 2022

I found the course really insightful


Jul 11, 2020

The course is really outstanding 👍.

By Sophia S

Jul 21, 2020

Very informative and interesting :)

By Monika M

Mar 5, 2017

Excellent learning program.. Thanks

By Mohammad F

Aug 3, 2020

Very Informative and Engage course

By Yousif A R

Mar 13, 2022

informative and excellent course

By Layeni N

Feb 7, 2022

very interesting and enlightening

By Madeswaran

Jun 30, 2020

The course really sounds good....


May 27, 2020

The course content is informative

By Ammar S D

May 24, 2020

Its amazing course thanks so much

By Fatma B E m

Apr 28, 2022

it is a useful coursefor anyone

By Hariharan M

Mar 4, 2021

A simple and informative course.

By Mones R

Jun 4, 2020

Great course

Excellent profesores

By Jacky G

Apr 2, 2021

Me encantó estoy muy satisfecha

By Kush k

Sep 29, 2020

good knowledge about diabetes .

By oasima j a k

Jul 27, 2020

It was really an amazing course


Feb 3, 2023

Exceptional course !

Thank You

By Sidharth T

Dec 1, 2020

i didnt get my name properlly.

By Ivan A

Jun 3, 2020

Very helpfull and professional

By Nilanjana D

May 10, 2020

A very well informative course