ADCES 50th Anniversary Member Stories

Featured Member - Nathan A. Painter, Pharm.D., CDCES, FADCES, FCPhA, FCCP


Nathan A. Painter, Pharm.D., CDCES, FADCES, FCPhA, FCCP is a long-time ADCES member, having first become a member 17 years ago. 

Why do you love being a member? 

I value being able to stay connected to peers in the field, learn cutting-edge strategies to improve patient care, and hearing from experts on the newest technology and therapeutic options. 

What is your favorite part about being a diabetes care and education specialist? 

Every day is an intellectual challenge that helps me to keep thinking out of the box. I get to problem solve and help people with diabetes improve their overall health through education and management. 

Top 5 ADCES resources/programs? 

ADCES Annual conference, CB/LNGs, Core Concepts, danatech, ADCES In Practice 

What is one piece of advice you would give to a new diabetes care and education specialist or someone considering the profession? 

Get involved and stay connected with others to learn and improve how you approach patient care. 


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