Dr Emma Wilmot
Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Wilmot is a Consultant Diabetologist at Derby Teaching Hospitals. Her specialist interests include Type 1 diabetes, insulin pump therapy and diabetes technology, young adults with diabetes and antenatal diabetes care.
Dr Wilmot is chair of the ABCD Diabetes Technology Network UK. In this role she leads the delivery of a programme of educational events for multidisciplinary diabetes teams. She is a member of the National Diabetes Audit Insulin Pump Expert Reference Group and has been heavily involved in the development of the 2018 national Type 1 diabetes service level audit. She has also led the development of a suite of national ‘best practice’ guides related to insulin pump therapy. Dr Wilmot was previously chair of the Young Diabetologists Forum (YDF) and represented trainees on the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD) committee.
Dr Wilmot was awarded the University of Leicester medal for excellent PhD performance in 2013 for her PhD “Type 2 diabetes in younger adults”. The output from her PhD has attracted both national and international media interest, in addition to a number of prizes and publications.