The purpose of the American Diabetes Association Interest Group on Education is to review and discuss educational principles and practice; to address dilemmas faced by diabetes educators in providing care to patients; to stimulate the scientific investigation of educational processes and strategies; and to conduct programs related to teaching/learning principles and their effect on the health of people with diabetes.
Belinda P. Childs, APRN, MN, BC-ADM, CDE
Chair, Education Interest Group
Director, Clinical and Research Services
MidAmerica Diabetes Associates
Clinical Trial Opportunities
American Diabetes Association and Veritas Medicine are partnering to bring you information on clinical trials and to provide access to clinical trials currently enrolling diabetes patients.
Clinical Research Award Program
ADA funds diabetes education, psycholosocial/behavioral, and outcome grants. ADA invites individuals with RN or RD credentials to apply for research funding through the Clinical Research Award Program.