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Dubai Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal

​​Aims and Scope

The ​Dubai Diabetes and Endocrinology Journal ​ welcomes original contributions on all aspects of diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism. Taking into account that diabetes has become a pandemic, the journal provides a platform for worldwide communication and scientific exchange to researchers and clinicians dealing with diabetes. The focus of the journal lies on the publication of papers on morphological, biochemical, physiological, pathophysiological, and clinical aspects of research on diabetes and metabolism. In addition to research articles, further types of papers such as review articles, case reports, letters, editorials and commentaries make the journal a comprehensive and interesting read. The researcher and practitioner who seeks to stay up-to-date on the developments in the fields of diabetes and metabolism will find a wealth of information in the International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism.


Bibliographic Details

International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism

Journal Abbreviation: Int J Diabetes Metab​

e-ISSN: 2073-5944 (Online)

DOI: 10.1159/issn.1606-7754



Editorial Contacts​​

Editorial Office 'International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism'

Nada Alshamsi

Dubai Health Authority

Dubai, UAE



Fatheya Al Awadi – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE

Associate Editor

Muhamed Hamed Farooqi – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE
Mohamed Hassanein – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE

Editorial Board

AlaaEldin M.K. Bashier – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE
Hamid Y. Hussain – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE
Fauzia Rashid – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE


Advisory Board

Salah Abusnana – University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE
Ernest Adeghate – College of Medicine & Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
Hafez Ahmed – Dubai Medical College, Dubai, UAE
Intekhab Ahmed – Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Nancy Albarbary – Department of Pediatrics, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
Naji AlJohani – King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, KSA
Juma Al Kaabi – United Arab Emirates University, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Shehzad Basaria – Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Enrique Caballero – Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Asma Deeb – Al Mafraq Hospital, SEHA, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Mohamed Ali Eltom – Mulazmin Diabetes Center and Ahfad University for Women, Khartoum, Sudan
Nazim Ghouri – University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Abdelhadi Habeb – Prince Mohd Bin Abdulaziz Hospital, Madinah, KSA
William Hsu – Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Khalida Ismail – King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Abdul Jabbar – Medcare Hospital and Northwest Diabetes and Endocrine Center, Dubai, UAE
Ali Khalil – Thyroidologist at the Imperial College London Diabetes Center, Dubai, UAE
Abdulfattah A. Lakhdar – Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK
Abbas Ali Mansour – Basrah College of Medicine, Basrah, Iraq
Philip A. Masters – American College of Physicians, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Roopa Mehta – Pan-American University (UP), Mexico City, Mexico
Yasir Amin Mohamed – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE
Huda Mustafa – Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Richard Quinton – Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, UK
Hussein Saadi – Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Mario Skugor – Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
Nabil Suleiman – College of Medicine, The University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE​


Marwan Zidan – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE​


Founding Editor

Yousef Al Bastaki – Dubai Health Authority, Dubai, UAE
Author Guidelines
Journal Sections
Clinical Images in Diabetes and Metabolism
Case Challenge and Education​


Article Types:

Research Article
Review Article
Case Report
Book Reviews
Meeting Report  ​


Manuscript Submission

 Manuscripts should be submitted online via the International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism submission portal.
 Before submission, please read the Guidelines for Authors for specific requirements for manuscript preparation.

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