On Friday 1st April 2022, Professor David Dunger was posthumously honoured by Diabetes UK with the Robert Turner Award for Research Impact. To view the talks given in his honour, please see the video link below.
Meeting: DUKPC – Robert Turner Research Impact Award
Date: 1 April April Time: 50 minutes approximately.
|00:12||Welcome & introduction||Elizabeth Robertson, Director of Research, Diabetes UK|
|03:20 – 27:57||Live presentations of David’s research and clinical impact, from his Paediatric clinical academic colleagues in Cambridge||
Ken Ong – Studies on the Developmental Origins of Health & Disease
Roman Hovorka – Artificial pancreas, translation from simulation data models to clinical evidence
Ajay Thankamony – Growth Hormone/IGF-1 Axis in Glucose Metabolism
Loredana Marcovecchio – Early detection and prevention of vascular complications in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes
Emile Hendriks – C-peptide, INNODIA & Immunotherapy
|27:58 – 42:33||Compilation video from colleagues, family and friends|
|42:34 – 48:23||Award presentation to David’s wife, Jane Roberts||
Carol Homden, Chair of Trustees, Diabetes UK
48:24 – 49:09
|49:10 – 50:04||Picture slideshow|
We are very grateful to Diabetes UK for allowing us to host the recording of this award session and to all of the presenters for giving their permission.
The talks have been uploaded to the Department of Paediatrics Youtube page and are available to view here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwwSCq-_hjE