The National Diabetes Organization - DiaLeb actively participated for the second year in a row in the International Diabetes Federation IDF - MENA Region Conference. Dr. Jackie Maalouf, president of DiaLeb, and Mrs. Sylvie Maalouf, managing director, represented the organization in hte conference that took palce on December 14 Conversation Center (QNCC), Doha, State of Qatar. During the conference. Dr. Maalouf had the pleasure of meeting Sir Micheal Hirst, president of the IDF, who was impressed by the work DiaLeb is doing. Sir Hirst, excited with the magazine, stated that DiaLeb has achieved in less than 2 years more than other organizations have done in decades. Sir Micheal promised to work closely with DiaLeb over the coming years of presidency at IDF.