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Diabetes Care and Education (DCE) is a practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

As leaders in the healthcare community, DCE members make positive contributions for people with diabetes and their families, the DCE membership, healthcare providers, other professional organizations and industry partners.

Find a DCE RD

A DCE dietitian is a Registered Dietitian (RD) who has had specific training and experience to make positive contributions for people with diabetes and their families. Search for a DCE RD in your area.

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DCE Market Site

Original Products and Services offered by DCE members and others

The purpose of the DCE Market Site is to support, promote, and advocate DCE member products, services, and events and help make them available to other members for their purchase, acquisition, use or participation. Non DCE members may also participate. Visit The Market Site to see recommend products and services or to post your own.

DCE Newsletters


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DCE Newsletters are peer reviewed and offer excellent articles on current topics related to diabetes.


NewsFlash is a peer reviewed newsletter published three times a year by Diabetes Care and Education (DCE) Dietetic Practice Group of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (the Academy). It is a member benefit.

Current Issue: Volume 39, No. 5

On the Cutting Edge (OTCE)

OTCE is a peer-reviewed publication which focuses on one broad topic each issue, published three times a year by Diabetes Care and Education (DCE) Dietetic Practice Group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (the Academy). It is a member benefit.

Current Issue:  Insulin Dynamics and Titration; Mailed in August 2018


E-Updates are brief monthly electronic newsletters to keep members informed of DCE news, activities, opportunities.  View archives.  Members, if you are not receiving these, please contact webmaster@dce.org.




DCE members, please add your profile for FIND RD.

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DCE Contributes to the Mediaplanet's Diabetes Campaign

DCE was recently involved in the Mediaplanet's Diabetes feature, which can be found online and in print from the LA Times. Our article offers 7 tips for preventing type 2 diabetes, including tip #7: seek expert advice from a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist! Click HERE to read and share the full article.


Congrats to Paula and Wahida! 

A big congratulations to two of our DCE leaders: Paula Kellogg Leibovitz, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN and Wahida Karmally, DrPH, RDN, CDE, CLS, FNLA on being selected as recipients of the Academy's 2018 Medallion Awards! We are so thrilled to have more DCE leaders among the ranks of Medallion Award Recipients - you two deserve it!  

To see a full list of award winners, click HERE.


What’s in Store at FNCE®? 

Experience dynamic educational opportunities not available elsewhere. Gain access to new trends, perspectives from expert speakers and applications that you can apply to practice immediately. Plus, review products and services from over 375 exhibitors showcasing the latest and greatest offerings in food and nutrition. Make plans to attend the Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™, October 20-23 in Washington, D.C. Visit www.eatrightFNCE.org to learn more today.


Type 2 Joint Position Statement DSMES Toolkit Available! 

A joint position statement defining the four times when a referral for diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) is needed was developed by the American Association of Diabetes Educators, the American Diabetes Association and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics in 2015.

Access the Joint Position Statement Toolkit HERE.


Disaster Relief Fund Application


The Academy Foundation Disaster Relief Fund was established to support the personal and professional life-rebuilding efforts of Academy members and other dietetics professionals who have been affected by disasters.

Click HERE for more information.


Academy's Second Century Initiative!


You can now find updated information on the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic's Second Century Initiative! Please click on the "Second Century" category above, or simply click HERE!