by the Committee on Health and Welfare (Operation of
funds for the enhancement of the public)
on the prevention of diabetes and public relations (PR)
promoted by funds for the enhancement of public health,
given by the committee on health and welfare
Professional Education in diabetes of the organizers
of the diabetes enterprises
The diabetes specialists comprising the diabetes
education team will instruct organizers and officials
of diabetes enterprises nationwide in professional
education in diabetes.
Publication of diabetes education booklets and
distribution free of charge.
Publish pamphlets and magazines about diabetes
for people with diabetes and their families, as
well as the general public and distribute these
free of charge.
offering information on the management of diabetes for
people with diabetes and their families
Complimentary lectures on the issue of diabetes
An open education program offering information
on an outline of diabetes, dietary remedies, exercise
remedies, complications etc.
Provide free testing of blood glucose before and
after, as well as counseling on diabetes.
Adult Diabetes Education Camp
An education group composed of diabetes specialists
such as doctors, nurses, nutritionists, social
welfare officials, exercise specialists etc. will
spend a planned time period with serious adult
with diabetes focusing on educating them on effective
and correct management of personal diabetes.
Public Relations Businesses
the detail of diabetes and the activities of the association
to both diabetics and the general public
Sponsorship enterprises for diabetics
Provide blood glucose meters for
measuring blood glucose levels and supplies and initiate
education on diabetes for the management of diabetes
and the excavation of potential diabetics that are under
l Provide diabetes education and complimentary blood
glucose meters for measuring blood glucose levels to
school nurses in order to excavate diabetics among children
and teenagers to prompt management of diabetes at an
Activities on the welfare
and amity of diabetics
Diabetes Hiking Activity
Monthly activity of mountain hiking for the DAK
members and their families to provide the chance
of information exchange and enhance amity has
been held since 1999.
An opportunity for diabetics, their family members
and specialists to walk together and experience
the positive effects of exercise and enhance their
willingness of aggressive managing their diabetes,
while projecting to the general public about diabetes.
*2001 .5: The First Walking Marathon
(joint sponsored with Korea Diabetes Association)
*2001. 10: The second Walking Marathon (joint sponsored
with Korea Diabetes Association)
International Interchange Activities
Through observations and interchanges
with international diabetes associations, obtain the
recent news on diabetes as well as the direction with
which the association is planning to move into.
5: Visit to the Japanese Diabetes Association
*1999. 6: Visit to the American Diabetes Association
*2000. 11: Establish booths and conduct public
relations at the International Diabetes Federation
*2001. 4: Visit to the Japanese Diabetes Association
*2001. 10: Visit from the Japanese Diabetes Association
to Korea and held a meeting