Number of members
303
Address
Calle 94 no. 15-32, Oficina 101, Bogotá D.C., Colombia, Colombia

About

The Federación Diabetologica Colombiana (Colombian Diabetological Federation) is a private not-for-profit and apolitical scientific institution, made up of people and organizations interested and/or engaged in the study and comprehensive care of people with diabetes in the Republic of Colombia .

Mission

The Federation promotes the study, research and education in diabetes. Stimulates and develops scientific activities and publications about the disease. Supports initiatives to achieve an optimal quality of life, welfare and socio-economic status of people with the disease, working for their rights and represent them before national and international agencies.

Vision

It aims to be recognized nationally and internationally as a pioneer in diabetes knowledge, caring and committed to prevention education and good disease management for the benefit of the Colombian entity.

Main Focus

  • Education – Prevention – Promotion
  • Research Update, Access, Quality of Life, Rights,
  • Promotion and Prevention, Inclusive Participation, Mentoring.

Message from the President

Welcome to the Colombian Diabetes Federation ! We work to empower patients with diabetes or at risk for diabetes, their families and the society as a whole, to reduce the overall impact of diabetes in Colombia and the region. We undertake educational, awareness and scientific activities to advence this larger purpose, often in collaboration with local authorities, or with other scientific or patient associations.