The endocrine society is a professional forum of endocrinologist and physicians with interest in endocrinology. The Endocrine Society of India was resolved to be formed at a meeting, of select few stalwarts working in the field Endocrinology, held on 10th January 1971 at the Kasturba. Medical College, Mangalore (South India) during the 26th Annual Meeting of the Association of Physicians of India. The signatories to the resolution were.
To be recognised as a leader in basic, translational and clinical endocrinology, diabetology and metabolism, providing guidance in clinical care, education, training, research, patient advocacy, information dissemination and capacity building, within and outside India.