Dr Fiona Campbell
Consultant Diabetes Paediatrician,
Leeds Children’s Hospital
Dr Campbell has been a Consultant in Paediatric Diabetes for 21 years and runs a large diabetes service at Leeds Children’s Hospital, Leeds. England, UK for 450 patients aged 0-20 years. The Leeds diabetes team has a special interest in the use of technologies and integrating their use into routine clinical practice. 60 % of our patients are using insulin pumps, 30 % using continuous glucose monitoring and over 25% using the Abbott Freestyle Libre system.
She has been the Chair of the National Children and Young Peoples (CYP) Diabetes Network in England & Wales for the last 8 years and believes that this has given her a unique perspective of the national picture in the provision of services and standards of care offered to CYP with diabetes in England and Wales.
She has a particular interest in improving care quality and has been involved in many quality
improvement initiatives in Children and Young Peoples diabetes care over the last 10 years. She was involved in discussions leading to the development of the Best Practice Tariff and its
introduction to the CYP Diabetes services in England in 2012. She was also the diabetes clinician that originally developed the National Peer Review Quality Assurance Programme for Paediatric Diabetes.
In addition to the above roles she is currently serving on the Council of Healthcare Professionals at Diabetes UK to ensure that the interests of children and young peoples are addressed. She is also CYP Diabetes representative on the NHS England CCG Improvement and Assessment Framework Expert Reference Group, the Diabetes UK Clinical Advisory Group, the ABCD/Diabetes UK Type 1 Right Care pathway development group, Type 1 Diabetes Collaborative and the UK Insulin Pump Network.