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Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists


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Education & Events

  • Mar

    ADCES DPP Lifestyle Coach Training: Online

    Acquire the necessary skills to deliver a successful National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) at your site based on the 2021 CDC DPP Recognition Standards and Operating Procedures and the 2021 CDC curriculum.

  • Mar

    CORE Concepts® Course: Las Vegas, NV

    Build essential knowledge in the integration of clinical management and self-management care while learning key test-taking strategies to ace the CDCES (formerly CDE®) exam. Earn 23 CE/CME.


Perspectives on Diabetes Care

Featured Post:

  • 5 Ways to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk Using Evidence-Based Dietary Guidance

    Jan 27, 2022
    Diabetes evolves slowly and has deleterious effects on the heart long before a person is ever diagnosed with a cardiovascular disease (CVD). Dana Thompson, MS, RD, CNSC, CDCES, shares new practical guidance from the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiologists to prevent CVD, as well as some tips to help you put this into practice.

Previous Posts:

  • New Consensus Report from ADA and EASD on the Management of T1D in Adults, Summarized

    Nov 15, 2021
    Hope Warshaw, MMSc, RD, CDCES, BC-ADM broadly summarizes the new consensus report from ADA and EASD, The Management of Type 1 Diabetes in Adults, and discusses topics from the paper that are most relevant for diabetes care and education specialists.
  • Navigating Medicare Open Enrollment and $35 Insulin Options

    Nov 04, 2021
    Diabetes care and education specialists (DCESs) can serve as a resource in assisting their patients in navigating the open enrollment period for Medicare. For 2022, there are important updates that impact Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes. Beneficiaries may not be aware of these changes, and DCESs can assist in directing their patients to the right information.
  • Status Update: Connected Insulin Delivery Devices

    Oct 25, 2021
    Hope Warshaw, MMSc, RD, CDCES, BC-ADM defines “connected insulin delivery devices” and provides details on currently available devices and those we can expect in the near future. The article also articulates the potential benefits of connected devices and why you may opt to use one during a particular life stage or two or continuously for many years.


Connect With ADCES

ADCES Connect is designed to help members learn more about what's going on at the local and state levels, and in the industry. State Coordinating Bodies (CBs), Local Networking Groups (LNGs), and Communities of Interest (COIs) all utilize this community platform to create better member access for peer-to-peer professional development.

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