ADA Meetings

Expand Your Knowledge

Scientific meetings hosted by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) offer a unique platform to connect with peers, learn from leading experts, and enhance your professional knowledge to improve health outcomes. 

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The ADA hosts two annual meetings, the Clinical Update Conference (CUC) and the Scientific Sessions. These meetings bring together diabetes care professionals from all levels to discuss the latest in diabetes research, prevention, and care.


Scientific Sessions

The ADA’s Scientific Sessions, host to thousands of annual attendees, is the premier diabetes conference providing a platform to delve into the latest advancements in diabetes research, prevention, and care. Highlighting cutting-edge research and innovative treatment and care practices—the groundbreaking educational content is beneficial for both seasoned and early career professionals.

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Clinical Update Conference

Designed for all health care professionals who provide clinical care and education for people with diabetes, the Clinical Update Conference offers three days of engagement, education, and connection. Learn practical guidance from diabetes care experts on the latest evidence and newest clinical practice recommendations from the annually updated Standards of Care in Diabetes.

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Explore More Resources

Access year-round education through meeting content on demand, free online continuing education (CE) opportunities, and more.


Sessions On Demand

Groundbreaking science at your fingertips. View 83rd Scientific Sessions on-demand content and earn up to 250 CE credits!


ADA Meeting News

Stay up to date on upcoming sessions and follow coverage of developments in the diabetes community over the past year. New articles will be published before, during, and after the Scientific Sessions.


Institute of Learning

Access 70+ free online CE opportunities with cutting-edge education and strategies to improve health outcomes.