Do you know an extraordinarily dedicated CDE, nurse, physician, or other diabetes healthcare professional? Nominate him or her for the first annual "Diabetes Educator of the Year" contest.
Thedeserving winner will reap not only high honor, but also a free weekend in Boca Raton, Florida. What's not to like?
To nominate your favorite caregiver, go to www.americandiabeteswholesale.com/Contest and fill out a form before November 30, 2007. It's an old-style competition that requires you to write a250-word essay about why your nominee is the best in the nation. The contest is being held by American Diabetes Wholesale, a discount retailer of diabetes supplies for people without insurance.
Diabetes educators are typically overworked and underappreciated, so take this opportunity to give them a lift. Winner or not, you could make your nominee feel really good just by letting him orher read your essay.