Our organization


The team


Santé Diabète is organized around :

  • A Management Team and a technical direction supported by a finance & administrative Coordinator and two experts in  strategy and in partnership relations
  • Four delegations (Mali, Burkina Faso, Senegal and Union of Comoros), each composed of:
    •  A delegation coordinator
    •  An administrative and finance coordinator
    • A project leader dedicated to « prevention »
    • A project leader dedicated to « access to care »

The headquarter in France also includes a project manager dedicated to Citizenship Education and International Solidarity

Board of directors



joel grevost President
Joel Grevost


olivier van eyll Secretary
Olivier van Eyll


David Hacquin


David Hacquin


nathalie chatillon

Technical advisor for health car funding

Nathalie Chatillon


eva pulcinelli

Technical advisor for communication

Eva Pulcinelli


David Beran

Technical advisor for health systems organization in the fight against diabetes

David Beran



Technical advisor for therapeutic education

Dr Khalda Vescovacci



Technical expert for international projects

Ronan L'Heveder



Technical expert for medical

Hélène Du Boullay


Anne Laure

Technical expert for medical

Anne Laure Coulon


Pauline Brailly Vignal

Technical expert for patients

Pauline Brailly-Vignal


François Samuel Lahaie

Public health technical expert

François Samuel Lahaie


audrey martin

Employee representative for the board of directors

Audrey Lucao


Last update: 15/10/14


Scientific council


The NGO Santé Diabète is helped by a set of diabetes specialists around the world, who provides it with short-term expertise to guide the actions at best:


Pr Serge Halimi

Professor of Endocrinology and Professor of Nutrition - Head of Department of Endocrinology of the CHU of Grenoble and president of the French Society of Diabetes (SFD)


Pr Jonathan Brown

Senior researcher at the Kaiser Permanent Research Center – USA


Dr Xavier Debussche
Endocrinologist - Chief of Endocrinology-Diabetology, Regional Hospital Centre Félix Guyon Saint-Denis de la Reunion


Dr Maryvette Debussche-Balcou
PhD in educational sciences, teacher and researcher at the University of the Reunion Island


Pr Belhadj
Professor in Internal Medicine - Head of Department of Diabetology University Hospital of Oran - Algeria


David Nouet
Dietitian nutritionist specializing in clinical education and health


Dr Kaushik Ramaiya
Diabetologist - Hindu Mandal Hospital in Dar es Salaam - Tanzania and vice president of the International Diabetes Federation


Pr Joseph Drabo
Professor of Internal Medicine - Head of department of internal medicine at the University Hospital of Ouagadougou - Burkina Faso


Pr Assa Sidibé
Professor of Endocrinology - Unit of Diabetology and Endocrinology; University Hospital of Point G in Bamako-Mali


Last update: 13/05/14

An international network


• International Diabetes Federation (IDF) World

• International Diabetes Federation Africa Region

• World Health Organization (WHO)

• World Health Organization (WHO) Africa Region

• World Diabetes Foundation (WDF)

• French Society of Diabetes (SFD)

• University of Montreal - Faculty of Medicine - Department of Nutrition, WHO Collaborating Centre on the nutrition transition and development

• University Hospital Center of Grenoble - Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology

• Regional Hospital of the Réunion island- Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology

• University Hospital Center of Marseille (La Timone) - Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology

• Teaching Hospital of Paris (La Pitié Salpêtrière) - Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology

• Teaching Hospital Necker enfants malades (Sick Children) - Division of Diabetes

• hospital of Oran (Algeria) - Diabetes Service

• University of the Réunion island - Science Education

• French Federation of Diabetic (AFD)

• Diabetes Association of Luxembourg (ALD)

• Austrian diabetes educator association

• Team Type 1

• International Insulin Foundation (IIF) (UK)

• Medical Committee for Exiles (COMEDE)



Last update: 17/10/14