Jayne Robbie is a senior lecturer on the Advancing Diabetes Care MSc programme at Birmingham City University and a diabetes specialist podiatrist at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust. She has been involved with diabetes foot care for over twenty five years, and has published journal articles and presented at both National and International level.
Jayne became the first podiatrist in the West Midlands to be accepted onto the Diabetes UK Clinical Champions programme in 2019 and since then has developed her links with DUK to now sit on the Council of Healthcare Professionals and is an active member of the Diabetes Research Steering Group as well as their Ageing Well with Diabetes and remote consultations working groups.
Jayne sits on the committee of the English Diabetes Footcare Network and the iDEAL (Insights into Diabetes Excellence, Access and Learning) multi-professional panel and has been pivotal in the ACT NOW! campaign to raise awareness of early referral of foot problems to specialist centres to reduce amputations.