Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists

eFYI Newsletter

Feature Article

New Research Report Demonstrates Positive Impact of AADE DPP

A new original research report demonstrates the impact of AADE Diabetes Prevention Programs (AADE DPP). It was recently published in The Diabetes Educator and demonstrates the success of the AADE DPP model of implementing of the evidence-based CDC-led National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP).

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Health Observances and Trending Articles

Stay in the loop and check out this month's trending articles.

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AADE17 Call for Education Proposals

The Annual Conference Planning Committee invites you to submit an education session proposal to be considered for presentation at AADE17, where more than 3,500 diabetes educators and other healthcare professionals are expected to gather next August.

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New Position Statement and Practice Synopses Address Need and Role of Diabetes Educators

We recently published three new practice synopses which aim to inform and support the practice of diabetes education.

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Reflecting on Another Successful Conference

Just over a month ago, many of you were with us in San Diego, participating in another Annual Conference. Now that things have settled down a bit, and we’re back into our daily routine, let’s reflect on what was our best (and biggest) conference yet.

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Patient Resources

New English/Spanish Tip Sheets Offer Suggestions for Improving Medication Adherence

Ensuring that medications are taken as prescribed can seem like a never-ending challenge. To help make it more manageable, AADE has created a series of tip sheets on medication adherence for both diabetes educators and people with diabetes.

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Professional Development

Core Concepts Course, Dallas

CORE Concepts® Course is taking over Dallas, TX September 29 through October 1. Invest three days into expanding your knowledge of diabetes education.

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Learn How to Remove Barriers in Diabetes Education and Prevention Programs

As the discussion continues around Medicare paying for diabetes prevention services, it is more important than ever to remove barriers to starting new programs or improving existing ones. There are many components required to operate a successful program and navigating this maze can be challenging.

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Advocacy Update

Members’ Actions Succeed in Gaining Co-Sponsor for Federal Bill

Because AADE members are the main voice for diabetes educators in the US, your advocacy efforts make a difference in the lives of other educators and your patients. Read how two members demonstrated the strength of their voices.

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AADE's Industry Allies Council

IAC Spotlight: Ascensia Diabetes Care and BD Medical - Diabetes Care

The AADE Industry Allies Council (IAC) is a group of key industry partners who demonstrate strong commitment and support to the professional community of diabetes educators and the organizational goals and work of AADE. About 18 industry companies participate on the council each year, and a majority of these partners serve a global audience.

In a new effort to highlight members of the IAC and their partnership with AADE, we are launching IAC Spotlight. This will be a brief feature in the monthly eFYI newsletter to share how the various IAC partners work in conjunction with AADE to support diabetes education and diabetes educators.


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Build Your Network with This New Feature

You can now choose to connect with or follow other members on MY AADE NETWORK and view how they are participating online, by using the new My Network feature. With My Network, you can connect with other members and view their activities in real time on your personal activity stream.

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Membership Update

Your Colleagues Belong Too

Summer is coming to a close. Don't let your friends miss out on all AADE has to offer. Find out how to enter the Summer Member Referral Contest before it's too late!

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September 2016