Patient Forum – Wednesday 31 August 2016 from 10:45 am to 1pm

Lambeth & Southwark Diabetes UK Group

Hon. President: Cllr Sonia Winifred

Patient Forum – Wednesday 31 August 2016 from 10:45 am to 1pm

“And Now for Something Different”

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


Arrival and registration  – (Tea and Coffee)


10.45am – 11.00 am

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

  • Welcome and introduction to the day.

11.00 am – 11.10 am

Dr. Stephen Thomas – Consultant GST NHS Hospital Trust

  • Diabetes and the Liver

11:10 – 11:50 am

Monica Fisk: Darzi Fellow (Diabetes theme) Heath Improvement Trust

  • The use and importance of insulin passports.

11:50 am – 12:30 am

Dr Lindsay McDermott Senior Lecturer in Biochemistry

Department of Life Sciences. University of Bedfordshire

  • Exploring ZAG: working towards new dietary interventions for type 2 diabetes”

12:30 – 12:50 am

Madeleine Webb -Marketing & Operation Oppo ice cream

  • Oppo is made with cold-pressed virgin coconut oil, stevia leaf and fresh milk, making it sweet and creamy but with up to 60% less sugar and calories than regular ice cream.

12:50 – 1:00 pm



Committee meeting


Next meeting: 26 Oct. 2016 – Self Help with Suzanne Lucas

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