|Professor Paul Zimmet critiques the National Diabetes Strategy.|
Video: 1:05 mins
Substantial NDSAG advice including rationale and key recommendations were omitted. Prof Zimmet published a letter in the Medical Journal of Australia (20 Feb 2017) agreeing with Jane Speight, a critic of the plan, that its rollout will be fragmented and delayed, thereby reducing its effectiveness.
See & hear more:
- Paul Zimmet, Judi Moylan and Stephen Colagiur letter: https://www.mja.com.au/journal/2017/206/3/behavioural-innovation-key-improving-health-one-million-australians-living-type-2#1
- Jane Speight letter: www.mja.com.au/journal/2016/205/4/behavioural-innovation-key-improving-health-one-million-australians-living-type-2
- Monday 27 Feb 2017, Paul Zimmet will be interviewed by Dr Norman Swan on Radio National's "Health Report", broadcast at 5.30-6.00 pm.