Chinese Diabetes Society

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42 Dongsi Xidajie
100710 Beijing
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Established in 1991 in Shanghai, the Chinese Diabetes Society (CDS) is the leading national organization in the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes in China. The mission of the CDS is to prevent, care and cure diabetes through education, research and good medical practice.The CDS has 31 provincial and municipal branch societies and more than 3,000 members across China and 6 study groups.

Main Focus

  • Conducting, supporting and funding researches on prevention, care and cure diabetes
  • Enhancing academic exchange and cooperation among physicians, researchers and other professionals working on diabetes
  • Enhancing awareness of diabetes and promoting knowledge of diabetes to general public
  • Advocating on behalf of people affected by diabetes and professionals working on diabetes


Here are some activities organised by the Chinese Diabetes Society in 2013:

2013 Chinese Diabetes Society Annual Meeting

The 2013 Chinese Diabetes Society Annual Meeting will be hosted in Fujian, Fuzhou. Thousands of health provider and diabetes specialist would meet and share this big academic festival together.

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2013 World Diabetes Day

Chinese Diabetes Society would like to continue its tradition as before. They will light up landmark buildings of every city in blue. We aim to awake people to Diabetes Prevention.

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2013 CDS-T2DM-Diabetes-Guideline:

Chinese Diabetes Society will launch the 2013 version of CDS-T2DM-Diabetes-Guideline during the 2013CDS Annual Meeting. Beside, CDS will also issue another basic version of T2DM Diabetes Guideline doctors who works in basic level clinic.

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Publications & Newsletters

The Association publishes an official Journal - Chinese Journal of Diabetes Mellitus 

Message from the President

Dr. Jianping Weng "The CDS is the leading national organisation in the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes epidemic in China. Established in 1991, the society is committed to a mission to prevent, care and cure diabetes through education, research and good medical practice. The CDS has been an active member of IDF since 1995 and always looks forward to contributing to the missions of the federation. As an IDF member, we are encouraged and motivated by the visions of the federation. The guidance and leadership of IDF is of paramount importance in the global campaign against diabetes".


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