In recognition of a Chapter that has created defined steps to inform and train others of the Clinical Practice Guidelines tools for use at point of care in Diabetes Education Programs and individual practices.

Purpose

The Chapter of the Year Award emphasizes the Dissemination & Implementation of the current Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG). This Award recognizes a Chapter that demonstrates initiative and innovation in the implementation of CPG’s into practice.

The Award

The chapter will receive $1,000.00 and a commemorative plaque that will be presented at the Diabetes Canada/Canadian Society of Endocrinology & Metabolism (CSEM) Professional Conference.

Eligibility

The Chapter must be in good standing.

Nomination process

Submissions for the CPG – D&I Award will be reviewed by the Awards Committee in collaboration with members from the Dissemination & Implementation Committee. The Chapter which is chosen to receive this award will receive it at the Diabetes Canada annual conference and the learning/implementation summary shared with all Chapter members on Diabetes 365.

Notification process

The Chapter will be notified by the Awards Committee in sufficient time so they can arrange to attend the presentation ceremony at the Annual Diabetes Canada/Canadian Society of Endocrinology & Metabolism (CSEM) Professional Conference.

Application

Online Application Form

Deadline for the award is June 30thof each year