The International Committee for Insulin Resistance (ICIR) is a group of Physicians who are committed to the understanding of the Insulin Resistance Syndrome (IRS) and its associated and its clinical manifestations. The committee serves as a scientific organizing committee of the World Congress of IRS. The goals of the committee are, to further the understanding of the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of the syndrome. The committee facilitates educational activities around the globe to improve physicians’s other allied health care provider’s, health organizations, governments and public’s understanding of the insulin resistance syndrome.