Patient Forum 30 Aug. 2017

Lambeth & Southwark Diabetes UK Group

Hon. President: Cllr Sonia Winifred

Patient Forum – Wednesday 30 Aug 2017 from 10:45 am to 1pm

“Local Issues”

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 – 11.15am




Caroline Clipson -Coordinator, Southwark Dementia Action Alliance


  • Dementia Friendly event: providing a better understanding of dementia 

11:15 – 12:00


Melanie Francis Lambeth Early Intervention and Prevention Service (LEIPS)

·What we can offer you (inc. Living with Diabetes courses in Southwark & Lambeth)

12:00 – 12:20


Elizabeth Quinn and Dr Alex Marchant -South Bank University

  • Developing a short psycho-social intervention that will run alongside existing treatments and support to help patients diagnosed with diabetes/pre-diabetes.

12:20am  – 1:00 pm


1:00 pm

Committee meeting


Next meeting: 25 October  2017 - INSPIRE

Please bring this programme with you to the meeting

Issue 2