KADIS IDK GmbH offers quality assessment tests in the field of diabetes mellitus. All types of medical devices such as glucose sensors, insulin pumps, blood glucose meters, blood glucose test strips and lancing devices are examined and tested. A particular focus is on the performance evaluation of blood glucose meters according to DIN EN ISO 15197:2015.

DCC Diabetes ServiCe Center GmbH (DCC GmbH) provides telemedical services online.


Visible proof of our research activities are scientific publications, active contributions and lectures on national and international congresses/workshops. Selected results of our research activities are chronologically documented in the following table of publications.

Within the framework InnoRegio announced and promoted by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany our Institute of Diabetes »Gerhardt Katsch« Karlsburg is responsible for management and carring out of the InnoRegio-Network DISCO (Diabetes Information- and Service-Center Online) with several projects handled by our facility.

Presentations on national congresses

  • MEDICA, Düsseldorf
  • Jahrestagungen der Deutschen Diabetes Gesellschaft (DGG)
  • Telemedizin Fachkongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Telemedizin (DGTelemed), Berlin
  • Telemedizin Symposium, Carl-Thiem-Klinikum Cottbus
  • Technologiekonferenz Rostock
  • Jahrestagungen der Norddeutschen Diabetes-Gesellschaft (NDG)
  • Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Humangenetik (GfH), Nürnberg
  • Spring Meeting, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Immunologie (DGfI)
  • Dresdner AutoantikörperSymposium, Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Immundiagnostik (GFID)

Presentations on international congresses

  • Scientific Session der ADA (American Diabetes Association), USA
  • Health Research Week 2010, Melbourne/Australien
  • The World Congress on Controversies in Obesitas, Diabetes and Hypertension (CODHy), Berlin/Germany
  • Guest lectures, City of Hope National Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • Guest lectures, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australien
  • International Congress, World Apheresis Association (WAA), Perth/Australia
  • Annual European Congress of Rheumatology, Nice, France
  • Annual Meetings of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)
  • Hypertension in Diabetes Study Group (HID)
  • 16th International Diabetes federation Congress, Helsinki/Finland
  • Diabetes Dreiländertagung Basel/Schweiz
  • Annual Meetings of the Scandinavian Society for the Study of Diabetes (SSSD)
  • International immunology and diabetes workshop, Montvillargenne/France
  • International satellite symposium of the International Congress of Endocrinology