Joint Clinical Lead, Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT)
Gerry Rayman is a Consultant Physician at the Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, Ipswich Hospitals NHS Trust, Hon Professor at University of East Anglia, Visiting Professor at the University of Suffolk and Associate Lecturer at Cambridge University. He has developed a nationally renowned Diabetes Centre and Diabetes Foot Clinic. He contributes to research into complications of diabetes, particularly foot complications, new technologies in diabetes care including devices and diabetes education. He has been the clinical lead for DiabetesUK’s ‘Putting Feet First’ campaign and has contributed to NICE guidelines on the diabetic foot (CG10, CG119 NG 19) and the NCEPOD recommendations on lower limb amputations and perioperative care. He has been the NHS Diabetes Clinical lead for diabetes in-patient care and foot disease. He is the innovator and lead of the National Diabetes Inpatient Audit. He is the immediate past President of the Endocrine and Diabetes Section of the Royal Society of Medicine, Chair of DiabetesUK’s Clinical Study Group in Acute Care and the GIRFT lead for Diabetes.