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Joan Bardsley, MBA, BSN, RN, CDE, FAADE

2014 President
American Association of Diabetes Educators
Washington, DC

About Joan Bardsley, MBA, BSN, RN, CDE, FAADE

Joan Bardsley, MBA, RN, CDE, FAADE, is the 2014 President of the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE).

Professionally, she is Assistant Vice President of Core Scientific Services for the MedStar Health Research Institute (MHRI). In this role, she serves as the administrative lead for MHRI's core scientific services, which includes the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, the Office of Research Integrity (ORI), the Penn Medical Laboratory, the Pre-Clinical Laboratory and the Research Pharmacy. Her responsibilities include strategic visioning, budgeting and financial performance, and business development monitoring and tracking. In this position, Joan serves on the Executive Committee for the Research Institute.

A registered nurse and certified diabetes educator, Joan has been a co-investigator for diabetes management research through the clinical research center and develops and implements comprehensive training activities for the organization's clinical research coordinators throughout the MedStar Health system. Also within the system, Joan serves as a representative to MedStar's Chief Nursing Council and Nursing Research Consortium.

A member of the MedStar Health Research Institute leadership team since 1993, Joan received her bachelor's degree in nursing from Boston College in Chestnut Hill, MA, and her MBA from George Washington University in Washington, DC. She has been an active member of AADE for more than 20 years, serving on the Board of Directors for both AADE and the AADE Research and Education Foundation. She is also active on national committees of the American Diabetes Association.

Founded in 1973, the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) is a multi-disciplinary professional membership organization dedicated to improving diabetes care through education. With more than 14,000 professional members including nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, and others, AADE has a vast network of practitioners involved in the daily treatment of diabetes patients.

Articles Written by Joan Bardsley, MBA, BSN, RN, CDE, FAADE

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