AADE is for diabetes educators who understand the priceless advantages of a strong, unified community.
Join more than 14,000 AADE members who already know that the value of staying connected to the best practice and patient care resources is worth far more than the cost of membership.
Join us today by completing the online form.
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It’s an amazing feeling when you’ve found your place in the world. It’s even better when you are among peers who feel the same way.
Members of the American Association of Diabetes Educators are part of a special family—a family of accomplished professionals who collaborate to advance diabetes education. They understand the unique challenges of the field. They celebrate shared triumphs. And they learn from each other in meaningful ways unmatched by other professional associations.
AADE members embrace the same passion: providing the best diabetes education to every patient, every day. You are an advocate and a champion for people with diabetes. Together, we stand stronger.
Professionals dedicated to helping people manage diabetes belong here at AADE. Our community includes:
“AADE is the only organization that is focused on helping diabetes educators be better educators. It is a total resource for me and my patients.”
Claire M. Blum, MS Ed, RN, CDE, CHWC
Member since 2000
Join AADE and be a part of the only multi-disciplinary association devoted exclusively to meeting the needs of healthcare professionals who provide diabetes self-management education.
Just like you, AADE members want to discover more, share experiences, and get involved to advance their practice—all while making new connections. No other organization empowers diabetes educators to make a difference in the care of people who have, are affected by, or are at risk for diabetes.
“AADE provides great perspective and professional support. It’s where I draw inspiration and learn ways to keep my practice fresh!”
Debra Gross, MS, RD, CDN, CDE
Member since 2003
To learn more about AADE's many offerings and opportunities, download our Diabetes Educator's Catalog.