Dr. Michael Stephen Hall Diabetes Prevention Forum, UK

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Biography

Michael S Hall is a retired UK GP who held academic appointments in the Exeter University. Following a research project into diabetic eye disease he served on the Executive Council of the British Diabetes Association - now Diabetes UK and later became their Chairman. He also chaired the Organising Committee... read moreof European Association for the Study of Diabetes meeting in Glasgow 2001. He was a Board Member of the International Diabetes Federation - Europe (2003-09) and is currently Honorary Consultant to their Board and advises on the monitoring and promoting improved diabetes services within the European Union and the development of National Diabetes Plans. He has served on the EU Platform on Diet, Physical Activity & Health and has held various international consultancies and was recently an external adviser to Turkish Diabetes 2020 national diabetes programme. His research interests: primary care education, diabetes retinopathy screening and the prevention of diabetes. He has lectured and published on diabetes related topics, especially prevention and care issues, patient education, and doctor and nurse training.