Journal of Diabetology

Journal of Diabetology

Journal of Diabetology (JOD) is the official journal of Diabetes in Asia Study Group (DASG). It was started by DASG in 2010 as a peer-reviewed journal with 3 issues published annually. To improve its visibility and ease of access, an online platform was created exclusively for the journal( in December 2016 and all the issues published till then were archived in the online portal. From January 2017, all the issues of the journal are being published online on its website. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.

The journal has wide readership by clinicians, researchers and other allied health professionals in the field of diabetes and its viewership has increased tremendously in the past two years. More than 98000 users from ten different countries have visited the website so far. Owing to its increasing popularity and the huge number of manuscripts being received, the number of issues published per year has been increased to 4 from 2021. JOD is now an online free quarterly journal published by Medknow, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health.The current issue and all the archived issues can be accessed in the JOD website


The journal covers technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in the field of Diabetes: its Complications, Epidemiology, Therapy, Screening, Prevention, Diagnostic Methods etc. In addition to the four regular issues, many special issues on topics of clinical significance have been planned. The first special issue is on Gestational Diabetes and will be online soon.

Editorial Board:

Dr. V. Mohan (Chairman & Chief Diabetologist, Dr. Mohan's Diabetes Specialities Centre; President, Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai, India) is the Editor in Chief of JOD. The Editorial board includes eminent clinicians and research scientists from Asia and other parts of the world. The list of Editorial board members can be accessed at

Indexing partners:

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners: Baidu Scholar, EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, Netherlands ISSN centre, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure). The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following: DOAJ, Emerging Sources Citation Index, Web of Science.
ISSN number of JOD (Print): 2078-7685