Patient Forum – Wednesday 26 April 2017

Lambeth & Southwark Diabetes UK Group

Hon. President: Cllr Sonia Winifred


Patient Forum – Wednesday 26 April 2017 from 10:45 am to 1pm


“Local G.P. Update 2”

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

Arrival and registration  – (Tea and Coffee)


10.45am – 11.00

Barry Coker  and Patricia McLaren Chair & Vice- Chair Lambeth & Southwark Diabetes Patient Forum

  • Welcome and introduction to the day.


11.00am – 1.10am



Dr Gavin Steele (Southwark GP)

"Diabetes current issues from a Southwark GP"

11:10am– 12:10 pm

Barry Coker

  • DUK London Conference 2017
  • “DUK Project - Future of Diabetes. What are your views?
  • The future of our group

12:10pm – 13:00 pm

Lunch  and a chance to meet Alloh  Folashade a student from Bournemouth University researching Diabetes and the West African Community.


Committee meeting


Members will be given a copy of the DUK Publication “100 things I wish I had known about living with Diabetes. This free gift has been funded by the Diabetes Modernisation Initiative (the DMI) – you will be asked to sign for your copy. Copies are also being provided to all GP Surgeries.

Next meeting: 28 June 2017 - INSPIRE

Please bring this programme with you to the meeting