Asociación Salvadoreña de Diabetes, ASADI, was established in 1989 as a nonprofit and nonpolitical association (Asociación Salvadoreña de Diabéticos), member of the International Diabetes Federation, by Dr. Roberto Cerritos with the sole aim of offering better quality of life for people with diabetes in El Salvador.
The mission of the organization is to educate people with diabetes in El Salvador so they can live a life with no complications.
The vision of ASADI is to offer a better quality of life for people with diabetes in El Salvador.
To prevent and/or delay the onset of diabetes
To train non-specialists health professionals on diabetes
To help people with diabetes accept their condition and assume their responsibly and learn to live with it
To educate people with diabetes so that diabetes complications can be avoided or delayed
To join efforts towards a better quality of life for people with diabetes and their families.
Educational workshops for people with diabetes and their families
Workshops for parents of children and adolescents with diabetes
Workshops for children and adolescents with diabetes,
Camps and retreats
Medical education conferences and diabetes fairs
Diabetes conferences and workshops for health professionals.
Training for diabetes educators.
World Diabetes Day activities: 5/10km Run and lighting of monuments