Project Info

Development team

The original learning area was developed by Louise Cox.
Animations and interactive elements were developed by John Heseltine BSc (Hons) and George Reith.


Thanks to the following people for their review of the materials in this learning area:

  • Amanda Cheesley, Professional Lead for Terms Conditions and End of Life Care, Royal College of Nursing
  • Susan Down, Nurse Consultant Diabetes, MSc, RGN, NMP, Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. Member of Healthcare Professional Council of Diabetes UK and Board Member of the Forum for Injection Technique (FIT)
  • Tanis Hand, Professional Lead for Health Care Assistants and Assistant Practitioners, Royal College of Nursing
  • June James, Nurse Consultant Diabetes, RGN, BA, MSc, Dipl Nursing, Nurse Independent Prescriber, University Hospitals of Leicester, NHS Trust. Clinical Nurse Advisor (Patient Safety) NHS Diabetes and TREND-UK Co-Chair
  • Grace Vanterpool, MBE Consultant Nurse, London North West Healthcare Trust
  • Vivienne Evans, Communication Officer, Royal College of Nursing

This updated and refreshed resource was supported by:

  • Amanda Cheesley, Professional Lead Long Term Conditions and End of Life Care Royal College of Nursing
  • Claire Constable, Information Resources Co-ordinator RCN
  • Daniel Simkin, Information Resources Co-ordinator RCN
  • Grace Vanterpool MBE, Diabetes Nurse Consultant London North West Healthcare Trust
  • Ledwina Mutandwa, Community Diabetes Specialist Nurse Buckinghamshire NHS Healthcare Trust
  • Siobhan Pender, Diabetes Nurse Specialist Guys and St Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust
  • Samantha Kelly, Diabetes Service Lead (Merton) Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Sonia Wijesundare, Diabetes Specialist Nurse

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