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Take advantage of our wide variety of continuing education activities for health care professionals. Each activity has been developed by leaders in the field of diabetes with the goal of providing you with cutting-edge education to advance knowledge, and strategies to improve clinical practice and patient outcomes.

Our primary meetings include:

Additional educational offerings include:

The ADA’s Professional Education Portal contains numerous online activities providing continuing education credits. Free continuing education credits are available for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, dietitians, pharmacists, certified diabetes educators and other health care professionals. Please view the individual activities to see which continuing education credits are offered.

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We are here for you. Your work in research and patient care helps to improve the lives of millions of people living with diabetes.  Join thousands of health professionals who are committed to understanding and treating diabetes.  Diabetes professionals can expand their knowledge through ADA members-only benefits. As a member of the world’s leading diabetes organization, you have access to high-impact, peer-reviewed journals, networking opportunities with leaders in the field of diabetes through Interest Groups, Member Forum, WIN ADA, helpful resources like the Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes, discounted registration to meetings, books and patient education resources and many more valuable benefits. Learn more

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