Registration for the Diabetes Canada/CSEM Professional Conference and Annual Meetings is now open!  Please follow the link above to register.

Diabetes Canada is hosting a webinar on Sept 18th 2-3pm EST.  Please use the  following link:

Tools and Tactics for reducing added sugar intake: with a focus on low-calorie sweeteners

CDECB News for 2019-08-23


    1. The date of the next CDECB Exam is  May 23, 2020.    You may wish to review the Examination Handbook for further details. 

      Registration for the 2020 CDECB Exam will begin in the Fall of 2019.

    2. Congratulations to the 2018 Recipient of the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board’s Award of Excellence and Dedication - Kim Twyman.  To continue reading, please Click Here.

    3. To review the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board Award of Excellence and Dedication, please  Click Here

    4. New Independent Health Opportunities for CDE’s including the Blue Cross Program for CDE's  - for more information please  Click Here  

    5. All CDE's have an online CDECB Account.  You can now change your contact information by logging into your CDECB Account.  To login please click here

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Our Mission

The Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification   Board (CDECB) is responsible for the development and administration of the certification program for Certified Diabetes Educators in Canada. It is independent and separate from all other diabetes related organizations and associations.

VISION:  All eligible health professionals licensed within Canada providing diabetes education will obtain the Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) designation.

MISSION: To provide a process whereby eligible health professionals are able to become Certified Diabetes Educators, and maintain their certification upon meeting the requirements as set out by the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board.

CDE® and EAD® are registered marks of the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board. The use of these marks is under licence.