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IHME’s Ali Mokdad presents at the World Diabetes Congress
Ali Mokdad, Professor of Global Health at IHME, presented on techniques to measure diabetes prevalence at the World Diabetes Congress in Dubai. Dr. Mokdad joined other global health experts in the workshop, “Designing effective national surveillance systems for diabetes and other NCDs,” where he discussed lessons from noncommunicable disease surveillance using telephone surveys.