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PCDE educational initiatives for primary care providers on management of type 2 diabetes

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Welcome to PCDE

“Primary Care Diabetes Europe (PCDE) welcomes all healthcare professionals working for people with diabetes in a community setting.

PCDE offers:
an organisation representing your interests in major European organisations at political and professional levels, with the aim of highlighting the importance of the development of high quality diabetes services in all countries.

a recognised Academic Journal publishing original research – “Primary Care Diabetes”

PCDE is involved with and encourages research concerning Diabetes and all different aspects of its management in Primary Care.

PCDE organises a pan-European conference highlighting developments and challenges in Primary Care Diabetes management, the latest one was in April 2016.

PCDE forms an important link between Primary Care Diabetes societies where they exist across Europe, encouraging collaboration and the sharing of good practice.

The most important goal of PCDE is to support ‘best practice’ in diabetes care across Europe, for the benefit of all people with diabetes.

New dates for 16th PCDE conference

The 16th PCDE conference is postponed to April 2022.

Webinar: How do we transform primary care Type 2 Diabetes management after COVID-19 - June 29

The event was broadcast on June 29, 2020

  • How to make the best out of teleconsultations to empower and motivate diabetic patients
    for self-care.
  • Implementing patient-centered approaches for diabetes care in the new post-pandemic era.


The event was broadcast on May 4, 2020

  • Discuss risk management of T2DM patients with COVID-19 infection.
  • Discuss the higher positive predictive value of flu like symptoms for suspecting COVID-19 in people with T2DM.
  • Discuss function of e-consultation for prevention (e.g. teleconsultations with screening Qs), follow-up and management of people with T2DM (with and without COVID-19) staying athome during the epidemic.


Primary Care Diabetes is the official journal of Primary Care Diabetes Europe (PCDE).

The journal publishes original research articles and high-quality reviews in the fields of clinical care, diabetes education, nutrition, health services, psychosocial research and epidemiology as far as is relevant for diabetology in a primary-care setting.

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It is our pleasure to inform you that Prof Xavier Cos and Prof Pinar Topsever have been reelected as chairman and vice chairman of PCDE on June 12th 2021 for a 4 year term.


PCDE is proud to announce that Dr. Samuel Seidu , PCDE board member for research and chair of the EASD-PCDE Study Group has been presented with the prestigious Award for Outstanding Early Career Researchers in UK and Ireland by the Royal College of General...

EUDF webinar, 4 June. “Self-care, digitalisation and technology: how to scale up and promote best practices?”

This event will take place between 20:05 and 21:05 (CET) on 4 June 2021. The event is being organised in collaboration between the European Diabetes Forum (EUDF) and the Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes conference (ATTD). The session will be...

PCDE Talks – upcoming dates

All webinars are CME accredited New series of PCDE Talks PCDE is currently working on a new series of PCDE Talks for the second half of 2021. We hope to welcome you again in this interactive online activity. Please check this page for updates. Past PCDE Talks Monday...