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Diabetes Technology Advancements and Accessibility at ADCES23

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

By J. Daniel Ruck, DNP, FNP, BC-ADM, CDCES

As we mark 50 years of advancements in diabetes care and education, the specialty has come a long way since its early days. Today, the technology available to help manage diabetes would seem nearly magical to persons with diabetes from the 1970s.

At ADCES23, attendees will have the opportunity to learn from experts and gain insights into the latest advancements in diabetes technology. The conference's technology integration education track will showcase a range of exciting innovations including inpatient monitoring systems that can ease staff burden, maximizing the usefulness of download software to provide meaningful insights, and multiple hybrid closed-loop education sessions.

The sessions will also focus on making these new technologies more accessible to underserved populations and providing updates on using CGM metrics to help guide better, more meaningful discussions with those living with diabetes. With nearly two dozen sessions devoted to technology, attendees will have the chance to dive deep into topics like basic device downloading, maximizing virtual appointments, CGM data analysis, among others.

Whether you are a novice or an expert, ADCES23 is the perfect opportunity to learn from some of the best in the field and continue to evolve your thinking around diabetes technology. The conference offers a unique chance to network with colleagues from around the country. Make sure to visit the exhibit hall for hands-on demos from the various device manufacturers and discover new ways to incorporate technology into your practice. No matter your specialty or area of interest, there will be something for you at ADCES23.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to expand your knowledge and grow as a diabetes care and education specialist. Let’s work together in continuing to make our role an invaluable part of the diabetes technology team.

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