Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists


Thank you for attending the Virtual ADCES21 Annual Conference!

As a diabetes care and education specialists, you’ve committed yourself to helping people with diabetes thrive in the face of adversity. Isn’t it time to join the organization that shares that commitment? 

ADCES is a community of collaborators, advisers and supporters who are propelling the diabetes care and education specialty forward. We champion a person-centered, integrated care team that lowers the cost of care, improves experiences and helps diabetes care and education specialists lead so better outcomes follow.  

Join ADCES before August 31 for only $99. You'll save 40% with source code: 



To Join:

  1. Create an account and fill out your profile information
  2. Go to "My Memberships"
  3. Click "Join"
  4. Review your demographic and credential information, click continue
  5. In the source code field at the bottom, enter: VIRTUAL99
  6. Click continue, select "ACTIVE - 1 Year $165.00"
  7. Click continue, and the discount should be reflected in the shopping cart

Need help joining? Email Member Services at for help and mention the source code.

What You Gain As A Member

When you become a member of the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES), you connect with a nationwide network of collaborators, advisors and supporters who share your passion for diabetes care, education and technology.


Member-only free courses and CE:  Showcase your expertise with free access to members-only online learning, like our latest certificate program on insulin therapy, 50 free CE, big savings on annual conference registration, and new practice and peer support resources.


Exclusive access to ADCES Connect: Use this member online platform to form relationships with like-minded individuals through your national, state and local ADCES member networks. Tap any of our communities of interest to engage others on vital topics such as advance practice, diabetes technology, and population health.


Resources to help you engage: Download our Advocacy Guide, which features tips on how to take action on a wide range of advocacy issues, including identifying your members of Congress and opportunities for CB involvement in advocacy.


Continuing education resources: Members gain access to more than 50 hours of free CE as part of their membership. Keep learning with the best deals on a variety of online courses, certificate programs, workshops, and webinars.

Technology, a members-only website dedicated to everything diabetes technology. Research the latest diabetes devices and access tech-focused continuing education and device training.

Technology focused podcast: Hear from experts on smart insulin pens, diabetes apps, continuous glucose monitoring and more from our new podcast, The Huddle: Conversations with the Diabetes Care Team.


Why They Joined

“ADCES 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, CDCES, CHWC
Member since 2000

“ADCES 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, CDCES
Member since 2003

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