About AADE

AADE Education and Research Foundation

As the philanthropic arm of the American Association of Diabetes Educators, the AADE Education and Research Foundation provides vital support for the association by allocating funds for research and creating professional development and recognition opportunities for diabetes educators. 

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Support the Foundation:


To secure and allocate resources to support research and education initiatives that will advance the mission and goals of the AADE. 


We catalyze collaboration and investment from diverse stakeholders to promote optimal diabetes prevention, health and wellness.


Recognizing excellence in diabetes education as well as service to AADE and the larger diabetes community.


Advancing the professional development of AADE members by assisting them with annual continuing education requirements.

Donor Recognition

Recognizing those who have made a monetary or in-kind contribution to the Foundation.

Grant Opportunities

Our goal is to gather evidence and translate scientific findings to support behavior change to achieve optimal patient health outcomes.

Annual Report

A snapshot of the Foundation's activities and financial performance during the past several years.

Board of Trustees

The Foundation's leadership guides the research and activities of AADE's philanthropic arm.

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