NIH 1999 Almanac/The Organization/
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases*
In this section...
Important Events in NIDDK History
NIDDK Legislative Chronology
Biographical Sketch of NIDDK Director
Directors of NIDDK
Appropriations: Grants and Direct Operations
Until May 19, 1972, the National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases (NIAMD); until June 23, 1981, the National Institutes of Arthritis, Metabolism, and Digestive Diseases (NIAMDD); until April 8, 1986, the National Institute of Arthritis, Diabetes, and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK).