Pathway to Stop Diabetes Call for Nominations
The American Diabetes Association is pleased to open the call for nominations for Pathway to Stop Diabetes awards. This call for nominations will prioritize translational applications that move knowledge and discovery gained from basic research to its eventual translation into patient and population benefit. The ideal applicant will propose innovative research that will be an important step toward the eventual goal of improving the lives of people at risk of diabetes or living with diabetes—and the pathway to this impact is clear. Applications are due by 1 August 2022. For more information, please visit professional.diabetes.org/content-page/current-funding-opportunities-pathway-stop-diabetes.
2022 Clinical Update Course Webcasts
Webcasts from the Clinical Update Course held virtually in February 2022 are now available. The program focused on clinical practice updates including information regarding the 2022 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes and the 2022 National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support. To access nine of the most popular sessions from the 2022 Clinical Update course and earn up to 6.5 continuing education credits, visit professionaleducation.diabetes.org.
Compendium: New Evidence-Based Therapies for Complex Diabetic Foot Wounds
The American Diabetes Association’s most recently published clinical compendium is the third in a series of ADA compendia on the diabetic foot. Previous installments focused on the diagnosis and management of diabetes foot complications and infections. Here, the authors turn their attention to the latest evidence-based therapies for diabetic foot ulcers. This compendium is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Advanced Oxygen Therapy, Inc. (AOTI). To access this and other clinical compendia for free, visit professional.diabetes.org/monographs.
Professional Books Site Now Live
The American Diabetes Association’s professional books now appear alongside journal content and multimedia for a more complete research discovery experience. Browse or search today by visiting our new professional books website at diabetesjournals.org/books.
Special Podcast Series: Diagnosis and Treatment of Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
Diabetic peripheral neuropathy is among the most common complications of diabetes, eventually affecting more than one-third of individuals with longstanding type 1 diabetes and more than half of those with type 2 diabetes. This special three-episode series (made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from Nevro, Inc.) explores the complicated relationship between diabetes and peripheral neuropathy. In each episode, Dr. Skolnik will interview a special guest, most notably Rodica Pop-Busui, MD, PhD, of the University of Michigan. To listen to the ongoing series, visit diabetesjournals.org/journals/pages/pdn_podcasts.
Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes—2022
American Diabetes Association’s “Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes” is based on a complete review of the relevant literature by a diverse group of highly trained clinicians and researchers. After weighing the quality of evidence, from rigorous double-blind clinical trials to expert opinion, recommendations are drafted, reviewed, and submitted for approval to the American Diabetes Association Executive Committee. Access the 2022 Standards of Care at diabetesjournals.org/care/issue/45/Supplement_1.