The EDC (Center for Diabetes Education) in collaboration with the other societies are organizing the 19th Pan Arab Conference on Diabetes (PACD19). Experts from different countries will exchange their experiences in the field of Diabetes and its related disorders. Recent advances in Population Studies, clinical and basic research will be presented. International scientists will give state of the art lectures. A number of sessions will be devoted to presentations of original contributions. Many satellite Symposia will be held during the conference.