National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
NIDDK conducts and supports research on many of the most common, costly, and chronic conditions to improve health.
- Digestive Diseases
- Kidney Disease
- Weight Management
- Liver Disease
- Urologic Diseases
- Endocrine Diseases
- Diet & Nutrition
- For Health Professionals
The NIDDK Director
Griffin P. Rodgers, M.D., M.A.C.P.
A report from the Health Disparities and Health Equity Research Working Group of the NIDDK Advisory Council
Learn ways to make healthy lifestyle choices to prevent health problems.
June 27, 2023
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Sept. 19-20, 2023
Sept. 28 - 29, 2023
NIDDK researchers can refer to NIDDK guidance for writing a DMS plan.
Read Dr. Rodgers’ statement on NIDDK’s commitment to advancing diversity, inclusion, and equity.
In the News
Research & Funding
Work side-by-side with leading NIH scientists.
Where to register and what to do before you apply for a funding opportunity
NIDDK offers and participates in a variety of opportunities for researchers.
Is Participating in Clinical Trials Right for You?
Clinical trials offer hope for many people and an opportunity to help
researchers find better treatments for others in the future.
The A1C test is a blood test that measures average blood sugar levels over three months.
Kegel exercises strengthen the pelvic floor muscles and can help improve bladder problems.
Learn about bladder infections and how to keep your urinary tract healthy.