About Us

About DCE

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.


Empowering DCE members to be leaders in food, nutrition, and diabetes care and prevention.


Optimizing the health of people impacted by diabetes using food, nutrition, and self-management education.

Strategic Priority Areas

Goal 1: The public trusts and recognizes DCE members as food, nutrition, and diabetes experts

Goal 2: DCE members optimize the health of individuals and populations impacted by diabetes

Goal 3: Membership and prospective members view DCE as vital to professional success.

Join these leaders by becoming a member and volunteering.