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Nina A. Watson
Member, Outreach Team, Diabetes Center of Excellence, Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center

Nina A. Watson is a member of the Outreach Team at the Diabetes Center of Excellence (DCOE) at the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint-Base San Antonio-Lackland TX. She is a retired Air Force Lt. Colonel, who while on active duty helped establish the DCOE. A Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) for 17 years, Watson’s continued role as a subject matter expert has contributed to many of the ongoing programs provided to the Department of Defense.

Watson manages a website on the Air Force Knowledge Exchange, develops curriculum, as well as provides instruction, for both virtual and in-residence professional continuing education, and participates as faculty for the ADA-recognized Diabetes Self-Management Education program at the DCOE. She has participated in the development and production of diabetes-related videos for the Air Force Center of Excellence in Medical Multimedia. She recently participated in the review and update of the VA/DOD Diabetes Clinical Practice Guidelines for 2017.