The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES) 2020 Annual Conference has gone virtual. The online conference will take place Thursday, Aug. 13 to Sunday, Aug. 16. Over four days, ADCES20 will feature innovative research and education across 52 sessions, special themed days highlighting issues impacting quality care and a virtual exhibit hall with the latest products in diabetes technology and management.
In its inaugural year as ADCES (previously AADE), ADCES20 will feature several new additions to help attendees meet the demands of a quickly evolving health care landscape. Highlights include:
- Informative keynotes and essential education sessions on COVID-19 safety, racial equity, clinical integration, technology and behavioral health—all from the comfort of home.
- A robust online platform with opportunities to live chat with presenters or engage with exhibitors in a virtual exhibit hall.
- Virtual chat rooms and breakout sessions to connect with diabetes care and education specialists from across the country.
- Special industry education theaters featuring the medications and devices impacting diabetes care.
- Posters featuring new research, the latest developments in care, and diverse approaches to diabetes practice and management.
ADCES members can register for $99 or $199 for nonmembers and earn up to 31.5 CE. Sessions will be available on-demand for up to 90 days. For more information on ADCES20 or to register, visit ADCES20.org.
Members of the press may register for a press pass to access the conference. Please visit ADCES20.org or email Matt Eaton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists:
ADCES is an interdisciplinary professional membership organization dedicated to improving prediabetes, diabetes and cardiometabolic care through innovative education, management and support. With more than 12,000 professional members including nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and others, ADCES has a vast network of practitioners working to optimize care and reduce complications. ADCES offers an integrated care model that lowers the cost of care, improves experiences and helps its members lead so better outcomes follow. Learn more at DiabetesEducator.org, or visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn (Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists), Twitter (@ADCESdiabetes) and Instagram (@ADCESdiabetes).