GPSI appointed diabetes lead by RCGP and charity

A GP with a special interest (GPSI) in diabetes has been appointed as the RCGP's clinical lead for diabetes and Diabetes UK's chief medical advisor in primary care.

Dr Brian Karet
Dr Brian Karet

West Yorkshire's Dr Brian Karet will work for a day a week in his new positions sponsored by the RCGP and Diabetes UK.

The Bradford GP will ensure that the government, professional representative bodies, senior figures in the professions and the charity's 6,000 healthcare professional members recognise that Diabetes UK is at the forefront of shaping the future of diabetes care and research with the purpose of ensuring the highest possible quality of care for patients with diabetes.

Dr Karet said: ‘I am passionate about making the best diabetes care available to everyone and this role will certainly support those efforts.'


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