Leading the way since 1952.
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) continues to transform the way diabetes is treated with cutting-edge research and a commitment to helping people live healthier lives.
Discover the latest advances.
ADA-funded researchers are hard at work changing the future. Take a look at some of the latest research advances, like linking sense of smell to body weight and exploring community-driven partnerships for better outcomes.
Track the innovation
Explore what living with diabetes has looked like over the past 100+ years—and how research provides hope for a future free of diabetes and all its burdens.
Meet our researchers
Meet the brightest minds behind the best ideas, working hard for people with diabetes.
Science, progress, hope
The ADA Research Foundation provides critical funding for diabetes research, so we can support innovative scientific discovery.
The Scientific Sessions
The ADA’s annual Scientific Sessions is the world’s largest diabetes meeting, featuring nearly 3,000 unique research presentations on the latest in diabetes advances.