About the Authors

Mohammed K. Ali

mkali@emory.edu

Affiliation Emory Global Diabetes Research Center, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

K. M. Venkat Narayan

Affiliation Emory Global Diabetes Research Center, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: MKA KMVN. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: MKA KMVN. Agree with the manuscript’s results and conclusions: MKA KMVN. The authors have read, and confirm that they meet, ICMJE criteria for authorship.