Specialist Practitioner Practice Nurse, South Kirkby,
co-Vice Chair, PCDS
Jane qualified with a BSc (Hons) in Nursing in 1990 (Leeds) and has been a nurse within the same practice for over 20 years. Whilst she retains a generalist role, her special interest is in diabetes for which she is clinical lead within her practice. She is an independent prescriber and has gained MSc modules in Insulin Management and New & Advanced Therapies from Leicester University. She was appointed Co-Vice Chair of the Primary Care Diabetes Society in 2016 and has been part of the committee since 2010 (www.pcdsociety.org) . She is Associate Editor-in-Chief for Diabetes and Primary Care Journal, regularly publishes articles on practical aspects of diabetes care and was instrumental in developing and writing Six Steps to Insulin Safety (a free e-learning module launched in 2016 and available at www.cpd.diabetesonthenet.com). Jane regularly speaks at national conferences on aspects of diabetes management. She is co-founder of Injection Technique Matters.