- provides: specialist expertise and direction to diabetes services
- ensures: leadership and high profile for diabetes treatment and its causes
- contributes: to knowledge of the illness
- is responsible for: strategy to combat the growth of diabetes
About Dr Rowan Hillson MBE: Dr Hillson is a consultant physician and diabetologist at The Hillingdon Hospital, London, where she and colleagues have established a very successful local diabetes service.
She is the author of several books for patients about diabetes and thyroid disorders.