Amparo Gonzalez, BSN, RN, CDE
Amparo Gonzalez, BSN, RN, CDE, president elect to the AADE, is currently affiliated with Emory University School of Medicine and the director of the Georgia Latino Diabetes Program. Since December 2005, she has planned , designed and implemented a diabetes program conducted entirely in Spanish. Amparo also serves as an adjunct professor at Emory University School of Nursing. Reflecting her interest in diversity-related issues, Amparo served on the organizing committee for the First national Latino Diabetes Forum. The Forum resulted in the establishment of the National Hispanic-Latino Diabetes Federation. Ms. Gonzalez is also an editorial advisor of Diabetes Forecast en Español.