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Conceptual map of diabetes education: necessity of establishing iran diabetes academy

  • Mahnaz Sanjari
  • Maryam Aalaa
  • Mohammad Reza Amini
  • Neda Mehrdad
  • Hosein Adibi
  • Ensieh Nasli Esfahani
  • Bagher LarijaniEmail author
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Abstract

Diabetes Mellitus as a one of common non communicable diseases needs to be managed using multidisciplinary and coordinated approach. Incidentally, Clinical practice guidelines along with Continuing Medical Education (CME) would be essential section in this approach. In this regard Iran Diabetes Academy (IDA) affiliated Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute (EMRI) of Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) was established in 2017. IDA intended to provide and deliver appropriate source of updated information for all health care providers in field of diabetes prevention, management and rehabilitation.

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The authors declare that there is no conflict of interest regarding the publication of this paper.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mahnaz Sanjari
    • 1
  • Maryam Aalaa
    • 2
    • 3
  • Mohammad Reza Amini
    • 1
  • Neda Mehrdad
    • 4
    • 5
  • Hosein Adibi
    • 6
  • Ensieh Nasli Esfahani
    • 1
  • Bagher Larijani
    • 7
    Email author
  1. 1.Diabetes Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences InstituteTehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  2. 2.Center for Educational Research in Medical Sciences (CERMS), Department of Medical Education, School of MedicineIran University of Medical Sciences (IUMS)TehranIran
  3. 3.Evidence Based Medicine Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences InstituteTehran University of medical SciencesTehranIran
  4. 4.Elderly Health Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences InstituteTehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  5. 5.Nursing Care Research CenterIran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  6. 6.Osteoporosis Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences InstituteTehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  7. 7.Endocrinology Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences InstituteTehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran

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