The Endocrine and Metabolic Disease Trust
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Who are we?
An organisation dedicated to supporting research that will provide Sri Lanka with support required to,
Manage complex endocrine disorders.

Prevent, control and manage epidemics of metabolic disorders such as obesity and diabetes.

Objects of the Trust
The Trust shall function as a non-profit and non-political organization committed to utilize all the resources generated or received by it only for the objects of the public charitable nature or public charitable purposes hereinafter set out.
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NCD Surveillance: We have developed a NCD Surveillance...

 Health information posters

 First Ever National Media Survey on Diabetes 2006 June, Sri Lanka

 “Bronze Diabetes” due to ß thalassaemia not uncommon in Uva Wellassa in Sri Lanka.

Aims of the Trust
Impart knowledge regarding Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases to the general public and in particular to patients suffering from Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases.
Provide facilities for the propagation and advancement of knowledge of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases through the print and electronic media.
Establish, administer, manage and maintain Institutes, Centres and Organisations/Bodies of Persons for the purpose of treating Endocrine an Metabolic Diseases and providing information and knowledge relating to Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases.
Establish, set up, administer, maintain and manage Hospitals, Clinics and Health/Medical Care Centres and other services and facilities to provide due care and treatment for patients suffering from Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases and for the promotion of the Objects of the Trust.
Organize seminars, conferences, training courses and workshops for the purpose of promotion of the Objects of the Trust.
Provide bursaries, scholarships, grants. provide financial assistance and other facilities to students teachers and lecturers for academic and research/studies which would or is likely to benefit patients suffering from Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases and to engage in research into and on the subject of Endocrine and Metabolic Disease and other related areas of medicine.
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