What I’ve been up to

Youtube ‘stupid things people say to type 1 diabetics’  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MihldV7okQQ

Speaker at NHS Digital UK meeting June 2017

Selected as a UK representative to blog for Abbott Diabetes in Amsterdam June 2017

Speaker at Hull Childrens Diabetes support group June 2017

Speaker at Sheffield Diabetes UK support group May 2017

Attended 10 Downing Street to raise awareness for Type 1 Diabetes

Selected to speak at BBC Radio 5 Live alongside Jane Cummings Chief Nurse for NHS England November 2016

Inspirational speaker for JDRF Discovery day November 2016

Speaking on BBC radio humberside for World Diabetes Day (2016)

Attended the JDRF ’30 Years of Progress’ gala raising awareness to HRH The Duchess of Cornwall and PM Theresa May

Lobbied to MP Ed Miliband (who at the time was the Leader of the Opposition) during JDRF Type 1 Parliament (2014)

JDRF speaker at the KC Stadium Hull Discovery day (2016)

Selected as a UK representative to blog for Abbott Diabetes in Stockholm (2016)

Selected to represent a global research foundation JRDF at Parliament (2014, 2016)

Radio Interview with BBC radio Newsbeat for World Health Day (2016)

World Health day on the online BBC Newsbeat article (2016)

Film interview for Oxford researchers to be used for patients and professionals

Diabetic eye screening article for Doncaster and Bassetlaw hospital (2016)

Radio interview on BBC radio 5 live (2016)

Radio interview with BBC Radio Stoke (2016)

Radio interview with BBC Radio Humberside (2016)

Radio interview with Trax FM (2014,2016)

Part of the NHS Digital campaign for World diabetes day (blog and radio interviews) (2016)

Local and regional newspapers such as the Mail on Sunday, the Free Press, Hull Daily mail, the Star, the Doncaster Free Press, Thorne Gazette.

Guest blogger for JDRF UK

Diabetes artwork featured on Beyond Type 1 diabetes page

Abbott Freestyle libre facebook group moderator

Diabetes UK Care event camp Volunteer

Part of feedback development project for Type 1 Diabetes, South

Part of an online development project for Type 1 diabetics, London