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Prof. Paul Zimmet Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia

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Biography

Professor Paul Zimmet (AO MD PhD FRACP FRCP FTSE Hon Doctoris Causa (Complutense)) is Foundation Director of the International Diabetes Institute, Director Emeritus of the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute and Hon. Professor at Monash and Deakin Universities, Melbourne, Australia and at the Graduate School of Public Health of... read morethe University of Pittsburgh, USA. Professor Zimmet is co-Chair of the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Task Force on Epidemiology and Prevention. Professor Zimmet has published over 6500 scientific papers, chapters and reviews in peer-reviewed journals and books. He is co-editor of the major and widely used texts on diabetes, "International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus" and "The Epidemiology of Diabetes".