Goverment relations
in the changing world orderApril 28–29, 2022
Case Study

Diabetes - The Silent Pandemic

April 28, 2022 12:30 PM CET GET TICKETS

1 in 10 Romanians suffers from diabetes, while 1 in 3 has prediabetes. Only half of those who know that have diabetes are being treated, while 7 out of 10 Romanians diagnosed first came to the doctor in advanced stages of the disease with complications already installed. Annually, half of the people with diabetes are hospitalized due to complications. Also, prediabetes is growing, is neglected and the diagnosis comes late.

The objective of the case study is to create awareness and promote policy on diabetes prevention — a legislative framework for diabetes prevention and early diagnosis. The presentation will be concentrated on what has been done since January 2019, including such actions as:

Laura Florea Managing Partner at Point Public Affairs