June James

Nurse Consultant & Associate Professor, Co-Chair,
Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester University Hospitals, TREND-UK & ITM

June James works as Consultant Nurse in Diabetes; she is a non- medical prescriber for the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Honorary Associate Professor for the University of Leicester and co-chair of TREND – UK. June led on the development of the NHS Diabetes medication safety e-learning modules and with colleagues recently developed two further modules the “Six steps to insulin safety” and the Non Insulin therapies” module with the Primary Care Diabetes Society. Her work with TREND –UK has led to the development of a suite of other resources for both patients and healthcare professionals

June promotes the ethos of integrated care, through publication and by working on various multidisciplinary committees such as the Joint British Diabetes Society. She writes and peer reviews for diabetes journals, is Associate Editor for Practical Diabetes International and has recently co-authored two chapters for the internationally acclaimed “Textbook of Diabetes”

June served as Vice Chair of the Diabetes UK Council of Healthcare Professionals and chaired the 2006 Annual Professional Conference Organising Committee. She had the honour of presenting the Janet Kinson Lecture at the Diabetes UK Annual Professional Conference in 2010

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