Patient Forum Wednesday 26 Feb. 2020

Lambeth & Southwark Diabetes UK

Hon. President: Cllr Sonia Winifred

Patient Forum – Wednesday 26th February 2020 from 10:45 am to 1pm



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


Arrival and registration  – (Tea and Coffee)


10:45 -11:00

Welcome and introduction to the day

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


11:00 -11:10


Research Update

  • Faye Riley, Diabetes UK Research Team


11:10 -12:00

Getting Out and About

  • Gemma Hooper  (Manager) Surrey Docks Farm



New Research

  • Amen Eghosa-Aimufua MA research Student  Uni. of Surrey

Conducting research into the experience of diabetes burnout & health outcomes in Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) people.


12:30 -12:45

New Patient & public Involvement Group

  • Elizabeth Tuudah. Kings College London

Setting up a Patient & Public Involvement group. We will be working on research that aims to investigate how to improve the care of people  with type 2 diabetes and severe mental health illness

12:45- 13:00



Committee meeting


Next meeting: Wednesday  29 April 2020


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