History of KDA
2018 11.26 3rd Edition of Elderly Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes and Metabolism Journal 2017 Impact Factor 3.710 (JCR)
10.12 Publication of synoptic history of KDA
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of KDA
3.9 Core resources for diabetes educators
3.2 Publication of Textbook of diabetes (5th edition)
2017 11.28 Diabetes & Metabolism Journal indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)
9.30 Antihyperglycemic Agent Therapy for Adult Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 2017 published
4.30 Publication of Understanding and Managing Diabetes
2016 10.13 Announcement of KOREAN DIABETES FACT SHEET 2016
2015 7.30 The inauguration ceremony for Cambodia Korea Diabetes Centre was celebrated
10.16 Announcement of Diabetes Fact Sheet in Korea 2015
10.16 Publication of Diabetes treatment guideline (5th edition)
2014 7.5 Diabetes Camp and Academy started
2013 11.7~9 5th AASD meeting held in Seoul
11.6 Announcement of Diabetes Fact Sheet in Korea 2013
10.13 Construction of the Cambodian National Diabetes Centre
5.9~11 1st Korea-Japan diabetes forum held in Jeju
2012 12.13~16 Medical Service for Korea-Combodia Twinning Project
5.6 Announcement of Diabetes Fact Sheet in Korea 2012
5.6 Diabetes & Metabolism Journal listed in SCOPUS
2011 12.30 Publication of Textbook of diabetes (4thedition)
11.10 1st ICDM-Annual international conference is held
3.30 Diabetes Treatment Guideline (4th edition) published
3.25-27 Medical Service for Korea-Combodia Twinning Project
2.28 Journal name revision: “KOREAN DIABETES JOURNAL” changed to “DIABETES & METABOLISM JOURNAL”
2010 10.17~20 8th IDF-WPR held in Busan
10.2 EGDM (Essential Guideline to Diabetes Management) started
7.31 Young Diabetologist Forum started
6.9 KDJ registered in PubMed Central
3.4~5 Korea-Cambodia Twinning Project MOU contracting
2.28 KDJ – language changed to English
2008 2.28 Journal name revision: THE JOURNAL OF KOREAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION changed to KOREAN DIABETES JOURNAL (KDJ)
  40th anniversary meeting
2007 11.24 Seoul Diabetes Forum 2007 (Shilla Hotel, Seoul)
2006 9 Journal of Korean Diabetes Association registered by the National Research Foundation of Korea
9 Korean Diabetes Research Foundation established (Ministry of Health & Welfar-affiliated organization)
2005   Publication of Textbook of diabetes(3rdedition)
2004 7 1st Diabetes 2030 Camp is held (Type I diabetes patients in the age of 20~30)
  Launching of the Korea-Cambodia Twin project
2002   1st Postgraduate Course of Diabetes is held
2000   Staged Diabetes Management education is started
  Publication of Clinical Diabetes
1999   1st Diabetes Educator Certification (205 educators) is achieved
  1st Diabetes Educators’ Workshop is held
  Revision of KDA regulations (Chairman of the board system started)
1998   Publication of Guideline for Insulin Treatment
  KDA homepage is opened
  Publication of Textbook of diabetes (2nd edition)
  Diabetes Bus started
1996   Diabetes workshop for local doctors started
1993   IDF-WPR held in Seoul
  1st Course of study for diabetes educators is held
  1st Diabetes Research Summer Workshop is held
1992 11.9~15 Establishment of Diabetes Week
  Publication of Textbook of diabetes (1st edition)
1991   Medical award for outstanding members is established
1990   Publication of Diabetes practice guideline (1st edition)
  Publication of Diabetic glossary (1st edition)
  1st Seminar for Diabetes Educators is held
1989   20th anniversary history book published
1988   Publication of Diabetes food substitution table practical guideline (1st edition)
1986   1st Sulwon Research Grant and KDA research grant is established
1985 3.11 1st Spring Congress of the KDA is held
1981 10.31-11.1 1st Korea-Japan Diabetes Symposium
1972 3.1 Publication of Journal of Korean Diabetes Association
  Joined as International Diabetes Federation member country
1970   Publication of List of food exchange book
6.13 1st Scientific session held in Seoul, Korea
1968 10.4 Establishment of KDA (30 members, 12 promoters) / The first president: Dr. Eung Jin Kim