The Dasman Diabetes Institute, established by the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS), has received academic accreditation from the College of American Pathology (CAP) Laboratory Accreditation Program. DDI also has an Institution-wide  accreditation by ACI Canada. In an effort to lead and excel in clinical research and clinical trials, the clinical lab at the Institute and with the help of the specialist team of the American Pathology College and the United Laboratories Company have taken steps to obtain the program of competency assessment and academic accreditation.