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Jun 22, 2018, 03:32 ET Identifying and Reducing Gender Gaps in Diabetes--Care, Research and the Health Care Profession

Gender disparities exist in clinical practice and academic medicine when it comes to career opportunities and treatment. According to a November 2017 ...


May 24, 2018, 05:21 ET American Diabetes Association® Releases Long- and Short-Term Public Policy Recommendations for Improving Insulin Affordability

Today, the American Diabetes Association® (ADA) released its "ADA Public Policy Statement: Insulin Access and Affordability," (Public Policy...


May 08, 2018, 10:00 ET American Diabetes Association® Releases White Paper by Insulin Access and Affordability Working Group at Hearing of Senate Special Committee on Aging

Today, the American Diabetes Association's® (ADA's) Chief Scientific, Medical and Mission Officer William T. Cefalu, MD, testified before the U.S....


May 02, 2018, 02:20 ET ADA's William T. Cefalu, MD, to Testify Before U.S. Senate's Special Committee on Aging Regarding the Rising Cost of Insulin

The American Diabetes Association's® (ADA's) Chief Scientific, Medical and Mission Officer William T. Cefalu, MD, will testify before the U.S....


May 01, 2018, 11:46 ET American Diabetes Association® Announces Tracey D. Brown, MBA, BChE, as new CEO, effective June 1, 2018

The National Board of Directors of the American Diabetes Association® (ADA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracey D. Brown, MBA, BChE, as...


Apr 27, 2018, 02:16 ET Patient Advocacy and Health Care Provider Groups Urge California Legislators to Ensure Better Care for Californians with Diabetes

Yesterday, a coalition of four leading patient advocacy and health care provider organizations, including the American Diabetes Association (ADA),...


Apr 26, 2018, 09:00 ET American Diabetes Association® Announces Eight Recipients of 2018 National Scientific and Health Care Achievement Awards

The American Diabetes Association (ADA), the nation's leading organization committed to fighting diabetes by driving discovery through research and...


Apr 23, 2018, 06:36 ET The American Diabetes Association® Encourages Everyone to Get Up and Get Moving on May 2 for National Get Fit Don't Sit Day™

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is calling on people across the country to get moving in honor of its fourth annual National Get Fit Don't...


Mar 22, 2018, 07:58 ET American Diabetes Association® Releases "Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S." Report at Annual Call to Congress Event Urging Legislators to Make Diabetes a National Priority

Today, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) released its new "Economics of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2017" (Economic Costs of Diabetes) report,...


Mar 20, 2018, 09:50 ET Nearly 200 Advocates, Researchers and Professional Football Players Will Assemble Thursday, March 22 for American Diabetes Association's Annual Call to Congress

On Thursday, March 22, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) will release its new "Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2017" report,...


Mar 08, 2018, 04:35 ET American Diabetes Association® Deeply Concerned About New Guidance from American College of Physicians Regarding Blood Glucose Targets for People with Type 2 Diabetes

The ADA is deeply concerned by the new guidance, "Hemoglobin A1C Targets for Glycemic Control with Pharmacologic Therapy for Nonpregnant Adults with...


Feb 05, 2018, 02:26 ET American Diabetes Association® Awards $9.75 million to Six Leading Researchers for the 2018 Pathway to Stop Diabetes® Research Grants

Today, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) announced awarding $9.75 million to six recipients of the 2018 Pathway to Stop Diabetes (Pathway)...


Jan 08, 2018, 02:00 ET American Diabetes Association® Thanks the 2017 Principal Officers and Welcomes 2018 Officers and New Members to National Board of Directors

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) thanks the four Principal Officers who helped the ADA raise awareness of diabetes and improve the lives of...


Dec 08, 2017, 15:00 ET American Diabetes Association® Releases 2018 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes, with Notable New Recommendations for People with Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes

Notable new recommendations in the 2018 edition of the American Diabetes Association's (ADA's) Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes (Standards of...


Nov 21, 2017, 14:22 ET American Diabetes Association® Issues Consensus Report to Standardize Definitions and Outcome Measures Beyond HbA1C for Type 1 Diabetes in Special Diabetes Care Section

In clinical and research settings, diabetes management and glycemic control are assessed using Hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C) testing, which provides a...


Nov 09, 2017, 15:00 ET Portland Trail Blazers' Evan Turner Teams Up with American Diabetes Association for "Let's Play Portland" Initiative

Portland Trail Blazer Evan Turner announced today a $50,000 donation to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) to support local initiatives such as...


Nov 03, 2017, 11:58 ET Six Tech-Focused Startups Selected as Finalists for Diabetes Innovation Competition

On Tuesday, November 7, six finalists will compete in the American Diabetes Association's (ADA) second-annual Venture to Stop Diabetes Challenge, a...


Nov 03, 2017, 11:32 ET American Diabetes Association® Receives Five-Year, CDC Cooperative Agreement to Establish a Multi-state Network of Sites to Address Prediabetes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded the American Diabetes Association (ADA) a five-year, cooperative agreement to...


Nov 01, 2017, 07:30 ET This November, It's Up to Everyone to Put On Their Capes and Take A Stand Against Diabetes

In recognition of November as American Diabetes Month, the American Diabetes Association® (Association) reminds us that there's a hero inside...


Oct 31, 2017, 08:00 ET American Diabetes Association® Invites Philadelphia Area Walkers and Runners to Join the Fight Against Diabetes

On Saturday, November 4, the American Diabetes Association (Association) will host the annual Philadelphia Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes presented...


Oct 13, 2017, 11:51 ET American Diabetes Association Speaks Out Against Presidential Executive Order Regarding Health Care Coverage

Speaking out on behalf of more than 30 million Americans living with diabetes, the American Diabetes Association is extremely concerned with the...


Oct 12, 2017, 14:00 ET American Diabetes Association® Tour de Cure offers variety of ways to get active while supporting more than 2.8 million Texans living with diabetes

On Saturday, October 14, the American Diabetes Association (Association) will host the annual Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Tour de Cure at South Fork...


Oct 02, 2017, 06:06 ET Diabetes Emergency Relief Coalition Continues to Support Puerto Rico and the Caribbean after Hurricane Maria

Convened by the American Diabetes Association (ADA), a group of eight leading diabetes care and research organizations continue, through their...


Sep 25, 2017, 15:24 ET American Diabetes Association Urges Senators to Oppose Graham-Cassidy Repeal Bill and Continue Working on Bipartisan Health Care Legislation

Standing for more than 114 million Americans living with or at risk for diabetes, the American Diabetes Association urges the United States Senate to ...