Patient Forum 28 June 10:45 am

Lambeth & Southwark Diabetes UK Group

Hon. President: Cllr Sonia Winifred

Patient Forum – Wednesday 28 June 2017 from 10:45 am to 1pm


Inspire – Crypt at St. Peter’s Church, Liverpool Grove, SE17 2HH

Arrival and registration  – (Tea & Coffee)


10.45am – 11.00am

Barry Coker  & Patricia McLaren Chair & Vice- Chair Lambeth & Southwark Diabetes UK

  • Welcome and introduction to the day.


11.00am – 1.10am



Barry Coker

  • The future of our group
  • What can you do to help?

11:10am– 11:20 pm

Rosemary Watts Lambeth CCG

  • Consultation about proposed changes to NHS prescriptions

11:20am – 11:30am

Four Health Communications

  • New research shows that hormones produced in the intestines have a strong effect on blood sugar levels and that type 2 diabetes may be a disease of the digestive tract.

11:30am – 12:20pm

Salome Hydes Founder/CEO of FODSL

(Diabetes Community Champion for Southwark, Hero & Pin Personality for International Diabetes Federation) 

  • Her work in UK and in Sierra Leone

12:20pm – 1:00pm


1:00 pm

Committee meeting


Next meeting: 30 August  2017 - INSPIRE