Co-Clinical Director – Diabetes, Midlands Cardiovascular Disease and Respiratory Network, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust
Professor Fran Game has been a consultant Diabetologist at the University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust since 2011. She is the Clinical Director of R&D and the Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit, and Honorary Professor at the University of Nottingham. Her main clinical and research interest is the Diabetic Foot, leading a number of multicentre/multinational trials in this field. She is especially interested in service development, particularly the need to manage diabetic foot disease in a more cost-effective way, closer to home for patients. She currently chairs both the Classification and Wound Healing subgroups of the International Working Group of the Diabetic Foot and is a member of the Editorial Board of this organisation. She was awarded the Edward James Olmos Award for Amputation Prevention by the American Limb Preservation Society in 2021. She is the current Clinical Lead for the National Diabetes Foot Audit of England and Wales and has been one of the NHS England Co-Clinical Directors for Diabetes, East Midlands since May 2018.