Eligibility


Regular Membership

  • Graduation in Nutrition or Nursing (B.Sc and above), Pharmacist (B-pharm or above), Bachelor of Physiotherapy and Bachelor of Occupational Therapy with minimum 3 months of practical experience in counseling people with diabetes; or 2 years of practical experience in any health care setting.
  • The Medical professionals (MBBS, MD) recognized by Medical Council of India. Only those who have demonstrated abiding interest in diabetes education shall be admitted after due scrutiny by the Executive Council.
  • Nutrition Graduates who have completed RD internship of 6 months from a hospital recognized by the Indian Dietetic Association.

Membership Fee: Rs.1000/-

Membership Fee (within 5 years of basic graduation): Rs. 500/-



Student Membership

  • Students pursuing Nutrition (BSc or MSc), Nursing (BSc or MSc), B.Pharm or M.Pharm or Bachelor of Physiotherapy or Bachelor of Occupational therapy.

Membership Fee*: Rs.500 for 5 years.

*After completion of graduation, they can also apply for full membership by paying the difference when eligible for regular membership or any other category as per the rules.



Associate Membership

  • Medical graduates recognized by Medical Council of India or any Graduate or Paramedical person having 3 months of work experience in a diabetes centre or 2 years of experience in any health care centre.
  • Any Graduate in any other subject by any recognized University of India having 3 months of work experience in a diabetes centre or 2 years of experience in any health care centre.

Only those who have demonstrated abiding interest in diabetes education shall be admitted after due scrutiny by the Executive Council.

Membership Fee: Rs.1000/-



Honorary Membership

  • Offered to eminent people with longstanding career in Medical, Paramedical, Scientific research, Management, Nutrition field or Education in general, having experience of more than 20 years.

Membership Fee: Rs.1000/-


Note : The Student Members, Associate Members & Honorary Members are welcome to participate in all activities of ADE including conferences and update at concessional rates and receive ADE journal free of charge. However, they are not allowed to vote or be elected as executive members or office bearers.



Submit your application with attachments (hard copy or soft copy) and cheque or draft by courier or personally at the following address:

Ms. Sonal Modi
ASSOCIATION OF DIABETES EDUCATORS
103,104 Lady Ratan Tata Medical Centre
Maharshi Karve Road,Cooperage, Mumbai 400021
Phone : + 91-22-2284 0244  Email : ademembers@gmail.com