WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
As a recognition of the high standard of research work and the contributions made by the Centre to Diabetology in general, the WHO has designated the Diabetes Research Centre to and M.V. Hospital for Diabetes as the WHO Collaborating Centre for Diabetes. It is the only WHO Collaborating Centre for Diabetes in India. The Centre, in addition to pursuing the research studies, will also undertake national and international training courses in public health.