Jane K. Dickinson RN, PhD, CDCES

Program Director, Teachers College Columbia University

Jane K. Dickinson is a nurse and certified diabetes care and education specialist. Dr. Dickinson is the Program Director and faculty for the online Master of Science in Diabetes Education and Management program at Teachers College Columbia University. Dr. Dickinson earned her PhD in Nursing from the University of Connecticut, her Master of Science in Nursing from Yale University, and her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from St. Olaf College. She has been studying, publishing, and presenting on the language of diabetes and the impact messages have on people living with diabetes since the early 1990s. Jane was named Diabetes Educator of the Year in 2019 and she is the 2023 President-Elect of the Board of Directors for the Association of Diabetes Care and Education Specialists.