Dr Partha Kar

Dr Partha Kar was the Clinical Director of Diabetes at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust between 2009 and 2015, where he has been part of a national award-winning department based on inpatient diabetes care (Healthcare & Social Awards 2010).

One of his main areas of work is in helping to redesign diabetes care in an attempt to integrate chronic disease management across primary and secondary organisations.

He is the pioneer of the Super Six Model, which has won the Care Integration Awards 2012, Quality in Care in Diabetes Award 2012 and been shortlisted for the HSJ Awards across long-term conditions. The local team has also recently been shortlisted for the Diabetes Team of the Year and the Clinical Leadership Team of the Year in the BMJ Awards 2013.