American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from AADE, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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Machine learning enhances diabetes care, education

August 11, 2019
HOUSTON — Machine learning has immense potential for improving diabetes care, particularly when used by diabetes care and education…
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Through population health, diabetes educators can offer ‘care at scale’

August 10, 2019
HOUSTON — Population health provides a framework for diabetes care and education specialists to raise their value in optimizing care and…
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Hybrid closed-loop insulin system well tolerated, effective for lowering HbA1c

August 10, 2019
HOUSTON — A retrospective chart review of adults with type 1 diabetes who used the Medtronic MiniMed 670G revealed generally favorable…
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Managing glucose levels requires planning, medication adjustments before and after exercise

August 10, 2019
HOUSTON — Paying attention to timing and making careful adjustments to insulin are critical aspects of maintaining optimal glucose levels and…
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Pharmacy specialist emphasizes collaboration, CGM use in diabetes care

August 10, 2019
HOUSTON — As the saying goes, there is no “I” in team. Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, CDE, clinical pharmacy specialist and…
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VIDEO: ADA’s CEO stresses diabetes education, community care

August 10, 2019
HOUSTON — In this video exclusive, Tracey D. Brown, CEO of the American Diabetes Association, speaks with Diabetes in Real Life
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New name for diabetes educators reflects AADE’s growing vision

August 9, 2019
HOUSTON — “Diabetes care and education specialists” is the new name the American Association of Diabetes Educators unveiled for…
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Neighborhood focus central to Cities Changing Diabetes program in Houston

August 9, 2019
HOUSTON — Beyond individuals, social, geographic and economic factors influence the risk for developing diabetes. By identifying specific…
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Education key to safe sharps disposal practices

August 9, 2019
HOUSTON — People with diabetes threw out sharps safely when they were instructed in the correct disposal method, according to findings…
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Plant-based diet improves beta-cell function, insulin sensitivity in obesity

August 9, 2019
Houston — Adults with overweight or obesity assigned to a vegan diet for 16 weeks experienced improvements in beta-cell function and insulin…