Call for Abstracts: American Association of Diabetes Educators 41st Annual Meeting
August 6-9, 2014 Orlando, Florida
Research Abstract Deadline (Oral and Poster) January 12th, 2014 (11:59 PM Central)
More than 4,000 diabetes educators and other healthcare professionals are expected for will gather at the AADE14 Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Orlando, FL August 6-9, 2014. The 41st AADE Annual Meeting is anticipated to be a successful educational event and an opportunity to exchange the latest information with diabetes educators from around the United States.
The Annual Meeting Planning Committee invites you to submit an abstract to be considered for presentation in Orlando. Interactions with colleagues on diabetes management and education are the cornerstone to building communications that allow all of us to provide better healthcare. Presenting at the 41st Annual Meeting is an excellent opportunity for you to share your experiences with the diabetes education community.
Diabetes educators touch patients at various points across the continuum of care: from diagnosis of either prediabetes or diabetes through treatment and advanced management. Diabetes educators use skills that encompass prevention, treatment and chronic disease management, as well as partnering with patients to enable them to achieve behavior change. Final selections will be based on the quality and clarity of the abstract and topical relevance to the contemporary practice environment of today’s diabetes educator.
Abstract Categories/Educational Tracks
• Business, Government and the Practice of Diabetes Education
• Clinical ---Psychosocial- Behavioral Realms: Wrapping it All Together
• Innovative Tools and Technology
• Models of Care Delivery
• Primary Prevention
• Diabetes Across the Lifespan: Through the Cultural Looking Glass
At least one of the presenters must be an AADE member. No speaker substitutions may be made after the abstract review process has been completed. Individuals employed by industry (pharmaceutical or device companies) are not permitted to present, unless the topic is unrelated to their products or services. Use of industry supplied slides or handouts is not allowed.
The work covered by the abstract must not have been published (manuscript or abstract) or presented at a national or international meeting before the date and time of presentation.
If the oral abstract submission is accepted, speakers will receive $200 off full meeting registration.