2016 Press Releases
February 2, 2016
American Diabetes Association Announces Research Grant Award Recipients
The American Diabetes Association has awarded six scientists prestigious Pathway to Stop Diabetes grant awards.
January 21, 2016
First-of-its-Kind PSA Campaign Targets the 86 Million American Adults with Prediabetes
American Diabetes Association, American Medical Association, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Ad Council join forces to reduce the incidence of type 2 diabetes, one of fastest growing public health crises today.
January 14, 2016
More than 200 U.S. Companies and Organizations Receive Health Champion Designation Through Nationwide Wellness Initiative
The American Diabetes Association has launched Wellness Lives Here℠, a new initiative that focuses on employee and community wellness by working with organizations to inspire and fuel healthful habits at work and beyond.
January 14, 2016
The American Diabetes Association Receives Award from the Alliance of Continuing Education in the Health Professions for Diabetes INSIDE
The American Diabetes Association today received the 2016 Award for Outstanding Innovation in Continuing Professional Development from the Alliance of Continuing Education in the Health Professions (ACEHP) for the Diabetes INSIDE initiative.
January 13, 2016
American Diabetes Association Opens Call for Applications for Officer and Board Member Positions
The American Diabetes Association, the nation’s leading voluntary health organization in the fight to Stop Diabetes®, has opened the call for applications for our Officer and Board of Director positions.
January 12, 2016
American Diabetes Association Announces New National Officers and Board Members
The American Diabetes Association, the nation’s largest and leading voluntary health organization leading the fight to Stop Diabetes®, is pleased to announce its officers and Board of Directors members for 2016.
January 8, 2016
The American Diabetes Association Commends the Release of the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans to Promote Healthier Living
The Association is pleased with overarching guidelines in the current edition that encourage following healthy eating patterns and choosing a variety of nutrient-dense foods—including vegetables, fruits, whole grains, fat-free or low-fat dairy, a variety of protein foods, and oils—in recommended amounts.
January 4, 2016
The American Diabetes Association Appreciates Outgoing Members of Board of Directors
The American Diabetes Association extends its gratitude to outgoing members of its Board of Directors: Janel Wright, JD, Chair of the Board; David G. Marrero, PhD, President, Health Care & Education; Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD, President, Medicine & Science; Richard Farber, MBA, Secretary/ Treasurer; and Brian Bertha, JD, MBA.