Young people and Type 2 diabetes

Good afternoon


I am inviting you, your friends and family to our BRU PPI event, taking place on 17 March 2015 at Loughborough University.

The Talk will  be focused on “Young People and Type 2 Diabetes” presented by Professor Melanie Davies MB, ChB, MD, FRCP, FRCGP Head of Department and Professor of Diabetes Medicine at Leicester University


Melanie Davies is a clinician with over 25 years’ experience working as a diabetologist and physician and since 2006.  She is an NIHR Senior Investigator, one of only a handful in diabetes in the UK, Director of a Clinical Trial Unit, Director of the Diabetes Research Network in the South East Midlands and PI on a number of large global studies in the field of diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease. Professor Davies is the global PI on the SCALE Obesity trial, a large multinational study investigating management of obesity with GLP-1 analogue.


This event takes place in Clyde Williams Building at Loughborough University, starting with free refreshments at6:30pm


To book a seat please contact me directly by email or telephone details below, attached is the poster for your reference.

Kind regards




BRU Research Administrator & PPI  Event Organiser

Leicester-Loughorough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit

National Centre for Sports & Exercise Medicine

Loughborough University



LE11 3TU


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Tel:  01509 226445


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