Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology, University Hospital Monklands
As one of our Clinical Champions, Liz aims to improve out-patient services and care provided by emergency services. As part of this, she plans to redesign care delivery for consultant lead outpatient care. Liz will also work with local emergency services to improve care provided to people living with diabetes. This will include setting up a robust diabetes specialist referral pathway after emergency care.
Liz has been a Consultant Physician in Diabetes and Endocrinology since 2004. Her clinical interests lie in type 1 diabetes, including structured education, insulin pump and glucose monitoring technologies. Further interests are Clinical Governance and working with colleagues to improve in-patient safety. She trained in Newcastle-upon-Tyne where she achieved an MD degree for her diabetes research on insulin action.