Filling the Diabetes Gaps: A GACD publication

The GACD has a number of working groups that unite our 900+ researchers around the globe. One such group identified a problem in working in low income resources. The COUNCIL group began with the vision to develop a set of LMIC-specific guidelines for the treatment of hypertension, but have expanded their scope to include diabetes, obesity and stroke. Council’s work has recently been accepted for publication by www.diabetescare.org.

The article can be found here while an interview with the group chair Mayowa Olowabi explaining how the GACD approach helped the process can be found here.