Applications open for Primary Care Leadership Programme

By Editor
3rd April 2019

Diabetes UK is currently accepting applications for its Primary Care Leadership Programme.

The free, three-day leadership programme aims to support and grow local leaders to improve diabetes care by spreading improvement beyond the consultation room and across practices.

It has been developed in partnership with the Leicester Diabetes Centre and the Primary Care Diabetes Society.

The programme is open to any professional working in primary care, including community and non-clinical professionals, who can demonstrate the enthusiasm and passion, and ideas for improving diabetes care in their local area.

Diabetes UK is currently accepting application for three programmes running in Leicester, Wales and Scotland. Applications are open until April 7, 2019

Programme dates and venue

Programme Module 1 Module 2 Venue
Leicester, England April 30 to May 1 July 3 Leicester Diabetes Centre
Cardiff, Wales May 7 to 8 July 10 Holiday Inn Cardiff City Central
Dunblane, Scotland May14 to 15 July 30 DoubleTree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro

Suraiya Chowdhury, Leadership Programme Manager at Diabetes UK, said: “This course will enable clinicians to develop the skills needed to drive transformational change in diabetes care, and spread improvement beyond the consultation room and across practices. The programme will also be an opportunity for clinicians to identify both barriers and solutions to improving care, and network with colleagues from across the country.”

A programme participant said: “Thank you for a really inspiring course – gained so much from both individual and team perspective and feel empowered to deliver what I know I have the energy for.”

The courses are free to attend. For more information and to apply, click here.

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