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Talking About Diabetes
How we talk about diabetes in the media has an impact. Using descriptive and non-judgmental language when talking about diabetes or about people with diabetes can make a positive difference. If you’re a member of the media, please take a moment to review these suggestions when covering stories on diabetes.
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ADCES & Diabetes in the Media
Learn more about ADCES’s contributions, activities and events surrounding the education, management and prevention of prediabetes, diabetes and related cardiometabolic conditions in our latest news releases.
A joint paper ADCES participated in developing calls on health care providers who treat diabetes to focus not only on clinical numbers but on patient experience. Doing this will improve quality of care and facilitate attainment of treatment goals.
The new ADCES Strategic Plan is focused on improving access to diabetes care and education, advancing the expertise of the DCES, and growing and diversifying ADCES's membership.
The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists has announced the recipients of the 2023 Fellows Program awards.
Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists to Participate in $50 Million Cooperative Agreement to Expand Diabetes Prevention and Management Efforts
The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES), in partnership with Emory Centers for Public Health Training and Technical Assistance (Emory Centers) has been awarded $50 million over five years from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in support of the grant CDC-RFA-DP23-2320: A Strategic Approach to Advancing Health Equity for Priority Populations with or at Risk for Diabetes.
Largest Conference Dedicated to Diabetes, Prediabetes and Cardiometabolic Care and Education Opens in Houston, TX in August
ADCES's 2023 Annual Conference will take place from Friday, August 4 through Monday, August 7 in Houston, Texas, bringing together diabetes care and education specialists from across the nation to network and problem-solve while learning about topics that will allow them to provide the best care to people with diabetes, prediabetes and other cardiometabolic conditions.
Last week, U.S. Representative Kim Schrier, M.D. (D-WA) reintroduced the HR 3842 - Expanding Access to Diabetes Self-Management Training Act with Representatives Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), Diana DeGette (D-CO), Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN), Suzan DelBene (D-WA), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA), and David Schweikert (R-AZ).