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Education & Events

We offer in-person and online events at the national, state, and local levels to help you meet your continuing education goals.
Find a Diabetes Educator

Find a Diabetes Educator

AADE 2016 Election

AADE Election 2016

Impact the future of AADE by casting your vote.
SP Overview x500

2016-2018 Strategic Plan

AADE reveals their goals and strategies for the next three years.


Introduce Yourself!

New to AADE? Introduce yourself and meet fellow members in the New Member Forum on MY AADE NETWORK.
Diabetes Education Accreditation Program

Program Accreditation

Begin your journey in becoming a DEAP accredited program.

Practice Tools & Resources

Professional resources, opportunities and tools from AADE with education, information, and solutions to help the practice of Diabetes Education.

Patient Resources

Managing diabetes is challenging. But Diabetes Education helps people live long, healthy lives. Find resources for use with patients and caregivers


Education & Events

  • Jul

    Spanish for Diabetes Educators

    Learn and understand basic Spanish vocabulary and phrases that apply to your diabetes nutrition education and counseling practice. This insightful session will educate and inspire your conversations with Spanish speaking people with diabetes in any practice setting.

  • Aug

    Sustaining Your Diabetes Education Program (AADE16 Preconference Course)

    You have built a successful DSME program but you are ready to push the limits. Learn how to maximize your resources, stimulate creativity and start thinking like a business to increase your referrals.

  • Aug

    AADE16: San Diego Aug 12-15

    You told us what you value most, and you will find all that and more this August in San Diego. We look forward to embracing the changes that surround us, strengthening the future of diabetes educators and celebrating your successes.

AADE Blogs

The AADE Blog

Featured Post:

  • Young Leaders in Diabetes

    young leaders in diabetes newsletter
    Jun 30, 2016
    In this guest post for the AADE blog, Katie Doyle shares a few stories from fellow young adults with diabetes in North America and the Caribbean.
    Full story

Previous Posts:

  • Summer Safety

    Jun 28, 2016
    Make sure your patients stay safe in the summer heat with a few of Jennifer Clements' tips. What tips do you give your patients on summer safety?
    Full story
  • U100, 200, 300, 500 and More, Oh My

    Jun 21, 2016
    Carla Cox explores the complexity of determining insulin dosage, particularly as a patient enters a hospital.
    Full story


What is a Diabetes Educator Video

Diabetes Educator Video

Watch our short video to find out more about the role of diabetes educators:
Sexuality and Diabetes Tip Sheet

Patient Tip Sheets

Diabetes is a complex disease, so we've created patient tip sheets to help you navigate the surrounding issues.
AADE 24/7 Website Help

AADE 24/7

Looking for help online? AADE 24/7 has your answers.

Connect With AADE


MY AADE NETWORK 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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