June James

TREND Co-Chair, Independent Nurse Consultant – Diabetes

Biography

June is an Independent Nurse Consultant in Diabetes. She is Co-Chair of Trend Diabetes. Her long and varied career has included working as a ward sister and a practice nurse. Since 1992 she has worked wholly in diabetes, firstly as a Diabetes Specialist Nurse in hospital and intermediate care and then since 2009 as a Nurse Consultant for the Leicester Hospitals and as an Associate Professor (Hons) for the University of Leicester.

June leads on a variety of MSc modules and in her clinical interests include, insulin safety, people with diabetes and advanced kidney disease and the care of the dying. June works on various multidisciplinary committees such as the Joint British Diabetes Societies in the development of national guidelines. She has written extensively in the literature and had developed over 20 well evaluated e Learning modules covering a variety of topics. June is a Co-Editor for Practical Diabetes and writes and peer reviews for other diabetes journals including Diabetic Medicine.