Annual Report 2022

Annual Report 2022

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A Message from the CEO


Diabetes and prediabetes are national epidemics impacting more than 133 million Americans, and diabetes is one of the fastest growing chronic diseases in the world. With numbers like these, our vision of creating a life without diabetes has taken on new urgency. Your partnership and generosity have enabled us to support critical research, advocate for affordable health care, and convene the world’s leading scientists to find new ways to treat and one day cure diabetes.

Discoveries and Knowledge That Make a Difference


The program funds this new generation of scientists at the peak of their creativity, providing them with the freedom, autonomy, and resources to discover the next breakthroughs in the field of diabetes.

Scientific Sessions

In June 2022, the ADA hosted the first hybrid Scientific Sessions from New Orleans, LA, providing a broader reach than ever for the world’s premier meeting on diabetes research, prevention, and care.

Standards of Care

This long-running continuing education program, based on the ADA’s Standards of Care in Diabetes, puts practical, up-to-date information into the hands of physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and other primary care professionals.

Professional Journals

The American Diabetes Association® (ADA) is committed to publishing the most timely, innovative research and information for professionals who specialize in diabetes research, treatment, education, and care.

Diabetes Advocates Who Make a Difference

2022 was a landmark year for diabetes advocacy, with the ADA leading the charge for groundbreaking policies that will improve the lives of the over 133 million Americans living with diabetes and prediabetes.
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Health Equity Focus That Makes a Difference

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Health Equity Now

No one should have to miss out on the lifesaving care or medication they need. The ADA has long been committed to building a more equitable health care system, where every person gets the best possible preventative and diabetes care.

Community Programs That Make a Difference

For children living with type 1 diabetes and people at risk for developing type 2 diabetes, these ADA programs are a place to make connections and learn skills for living well.
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Financial Highlights

Statement of Activities and Balance sheet

American Diabetes Month

Today's Diabetes Hits Different

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Principal Officers & Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the ultimate governing authority of the American Diabetes Association. It exercises fiduciary oversight of our financial, ethical and legal affairs and ensures the organization's stability and viability to fulfill our mission.