The Diabetes Educator Section (DES), a multi-disciplinary professional section of the Canadian Diabetes Association, provides diabetes educators and other health-care professionals with the knowledge for prevention, early identification and optimal management of diabetes through professional education, accessible support and consultation, advocacy and research.

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Diabetes Educator Section National Executive

Meet the members of the 2014-2015 national executive committee.

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Diabetes Educator Section Committees

We recognize the dedicated DES members who volunteer their time and expertise to various committees and boards.

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Diabetes Educator Section Chapters

Our DES members volunteer for chapters in locations all across Canada.

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Diabetes Education Section Standard Operating Procedures

Learn more about the DES policies and procedures.

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Diabetes Standards Recognition Program

The Standards Recognition Program helps Diabetes Education Centres improve services and receive recognition from the CDA.

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Diabetes Educator Section Awards

The Canadian Diabetes Association awards outstanding DES members for their contributions in various categories.

Diabetes Educator Section Annual Report

Diabetes Educator Section Annual Report

Learn about the accomplishments of the dedicated DES volunteers who are helping people with diabetes live healthy lives.

Annual Section Meeting

Annual Section Meeting

Get involved and learn about DES activities and updates from 2015.

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Diabetes Educator Section Membership

Learn more about becoming a member of the Diabetes Educator Section.

Call for DES Nominations 2016

DES Executive Elections 2016

The 2016 DES Executive elections are now closed. Stay tuned for the announcement of our incoming DES representatives!

Call for DES Nominations 2015

DES Executive Elections 2015

The 2015 DES Executive elections are now closed. Stay tuned for the announcement of our incoming DES representatives!