March 15 - May 15, 2023 - The 2023 CDCES Scholarship Program application window is open. CBDCE established the scholarship program to support the journey for health professionals in the specialty and to encourage diversity in the pool of health professionals holding the CDCES credential. Learn more.

April 1 - June 1, 2023 - The window to apply for a CBDCE Board position will open soon. The Board is looking to fill several positions for service starting in 2024. Have you ever thought about serving on the CBDCE board? Learn more here.  The application window will open April 1.

May 2022 Update: To address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the ability of health professionals pursuing the CDCES credential to accrue practice experience in diabetes care and education (DCE), the CBDCE Board of Directors has approved an extension of the temporary changes to the professional practice requirement relating to DCE for initial certification.  Learn more about what changed in our Pandemic Impact Certification Statement.