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.

Past president of AADE passes, leaving legacy of advocacy

August 8, 2014
ORLANDO — The current president of the American Association of Diabetes Educators remembered Ginger Kanzer-Lewis, RNC, EdM, CDE, yesterday…
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10 opportunities for diabetes educators to become 21st century leaders

August 8, 2014
In her keynote address at the American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting,  Angela McBride, PhD, RN, FAAN, dean emerita at the…
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Leaders call for multidisciplinary cooperation to manage ACA changes

August 8, 2014
ORLANDO — A leading diabetes educator, physician, nurse, dietician and pharmacist called for continued cooperation among the health care…
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Nutrition adequacy key in choosing diet to manage diabetes

August 8, 2014
ORLANDO — An expert at the American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting reviewed the nutrition adequacy of today’s array of…
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Mexican-American adolescents expressed fears, regret about their diabetes

August 8, 2014
ORLANDO — Mexican-American adolescents with a family history of diabetes reported distinct emotional beliefs at the time of their own type 2…
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Diabetes educators need to position themselves as invaluable to patient care

August 7, 2014
ORLANDO — Diabetes educators need to make themselves essential in the emerging care models available to physicians and patients through…
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Video: DAWN2 data examines psychosocial, family perspectives in diabetes

August 7, 2014
Martha Funnell, MS, RN, CDE, of the University of Michigan, shared findings from the DAWN and DAWN2 studies at the American Association of Diabetes…
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DAWN2 study results highlight diabetes impact on patients, families

August 7, 2014
ORLANDO — Results from the recently released DAWN2 study showed that diabetes-related distress is a harmful by-product of the disease for not…
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Exercise of any kind benefits patients with diabetes, people at risk

August 7, 2014
ORLANDO — With exercise a critical piece of diabetes lifestyle modification, and mounting research on what types of exercise most improve the…
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Control solution needs to be better understood by patients, pharmacists, providers

August 7, 2014
Control solution is an important tool in the armamentarium against diabetes, but a recent survey presented at the American Association of Diabetes…