Novo Nordisk Foundation awards DKK 2.8 billion to stregthen diabetes initiatives in Denmark – University of Copenhagen

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12 September 2017

Novo Nordisk Foundation awards DKK 2.8 billion to stregthen diabetes initiatives in Denmark

On 5 September 2017, the Board of Directors of the Novo Nordisk Foundation approved grants of DKK 1.4 billion to the Region of Southern Denmark and DKK 1.4 billion to the Central Denmark Region to strengthen the diabetes initiatives in these two administrative regions by establishing Steno Diabetes Centers in both Odense and Aarhus.

The Foundation awarded the grants based on detailed project plans for establishing and operating the two Centers approved by broad political majorities in the respective regional councils of the regions.

Read more at the Novo Nordisk Foundations webpage: www.novonordiskfonden.dk/en/content/novo-nordisk-foundation-awards-dkk-28-billion-strengthen-diabetes-initiatives-denmark