Malaysian Diabetes Educators Society

War Against Diabetes 2022

War Against Diabetes: The First Revolutionary Nationwide Diabetes Awareness Campaign


According to the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2019, diabetes was the ninth leading cause of death with an estimated 1.5 million deaths directly caused by diabetes. Hence, this year, Selangor FC and Sanofi coming together in driving a campaign to curb the disease through a program called “War Against Diabetes”. The organizers are joining the global initiative to raise awareness of Diabetes, and to encourage its prevention, detection, and management.
The event was hosted by Selangor FC and Sanofi, together with several other partners including Diabetes Malaysia (DM), Malaysian Diabetes Educators Society (MDES), doctors and experts from Ministry of Health and National Diabetes Institute Malaysia (NADI).
This event was graced by Honorable Guests His Highness DYTM Tengku Amir Shah Ibni Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Alhaj, Raja Muda Selangor, YB Khairy Jamaluddin, Minister of Health Malaysia, Marine Queniart-Stojanovic, General Manager of General Medicines, Sanofi Thailand, Malaysia & Singapore, and Country Lead of Thailand & Malaysia, and Selangor FC First Team Members and Player.
Date: 06 April 2022 (Wednesday)
Time: 10:00 AM (Malaysian Time)
Platform: Selangor FC Facebook Page Live


Dear Valued MDES Members,

The Malaysian Diabetes Education Manual 2nd Edition was launched on 7th November 2020 during MDES Webinar 2020.

Please click on this link to download the manual.

Thank you.


MDES Executive Committee