Hope joined WellDoc as a consultant in early 2017. She has been involved in diabetes management and the diabetes community for nearly four decades. Today, she is a well-known and respected spokesperson who is passionate about improving the clinical and cost effectiveness of diabetes care and education with recognition of the value that novel devices and technologies bring to the evolution and cost-containment of healthcare delivery. Hope’s primary role as a consultant to WellDoc is to engage in content development for Insights, our thought leadership blog, work closely with WellDoc’s clinical team and provide social media consultation and strategy utilizing her long-term adoption and engagement with this medium in particular with the diabetes community.
Hope served as president of the American Association of Diabetes Educators in 2016 and has held leadership positions in other diabetes and nutrition-related organizations nationally. She continues to run her consulting practice, Hope Warshaw Associates, LLC, based in Asheville, North Carolina. Her work spans from corporate consulting to freelance writing, and diabetes education. She has authored numerous consumer-focused books published by the American Diabetes Association including, Diabetes Meal Planning Made Easy, Eat Out Eat Well – The Guide to Eating Healthy in Any Restaurant and Complete Guide to Carb Counting. Hope received her Master’s of Medical Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the Emory University School of Medicine and has been a Certified Diabetes Educator since 1986.