Fran has been a consultant Diabetologist at the University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust since 2011. She is the Clinical Director of R&D and the Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit, and Honorary Professor at the University of Nottingham.
Her main clinical and research interest is the Diabetic Foot, leading a number of multicentre/multinational trials in this field. She chaired both the Classification and Wound Healing subgroups of the International Working Group of the Diabetic Foot for the 2023 guidelines has been a member of the Editorial Board of this organisation for the last 4 years. She is the incoming Chair from January 2024.
She is the current Clinical Lead for the National Diabetes Foot Audit of England and Wales and has been one of the NHS England Co-Clinical Directors for Diabetes, East Midlands since May 2018. She was awarded the Edward James Olmos Award for Amputation Prevention by the American Limb Preservation Society in 2021.
Presentation at The SoTV/EWMA 2024 Conference, London
Characterising infection in diabetic foot ulcers: a programme of work to inform wound sampling strategies and clinical management
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