Nomination categories - open to all

This award recognises diabetes healthcare professionals based in the UK or Ireland who have succeeded in raising standards of care over and above their day to day role.

The nominee's information will be posted online for the public vote within a specific time frame. The top five nominations from the public vote will then be reviewed by an independent judging panel made up of senior judges and chairs who will make the final decision on who receives the award. You may not nominate yourself

The judges will be looking for evidence of changes in practice in 2017, initiated and led by the nominee, demonstrating positive outcomes in care and clear benefits for diabetes service users and/or their families and carers.

Read about 2017 Winners

Nomination terms and conditions (must be accepted to continue to nominate)

  • Nominees must be based in the UK or Ireland
  • Any organisation associated with the nominee must be on the public register
  • Nominees put forward must have no conflict of interest with any of the organisations that partner and/or support QiC Diabetes. The judging panel reserve the right to remove nominations that are considered to be a conflict of interest with the partner and/or supporter of QiC Diabetes
  • Nominators warrant that the information provided in their nominations is true, accurate and complete to the best of their knowledge
  • If at any time any information provided by a nominator is found to be false/misleading/incorrect in any manner, then all nomination and/or entries from that nominator will be excluded and the nominee will not be permitted to continue participation in the awards. The QiC Diabetes awards management may require proof of information, and/or may audit the information, contained in an nomination and/or entry
  • If clarification or verification of information is required, the QiC Diabetes awards management will make reasonable efforts to contact the nominator but will not be responsible if the nominator does not respond, does not agree to the conduct of the verification, or is uncontactable
  • In the event that it is not possible to conduct a verification of the nomination because of failure by the nominator to cooperate with a request, or for any other reason beyond the QiC Diabetes awards management’s reasonable control, the QiC Diabetes awards management may, at its discretion, disqualify the entry or continue in such other manner as it deems appropriate.

QiC Diabetes Healthcare Professional of the Year is open to all registered healthcare professionals working in diabetes.

How to nominate?

Please complete the online form below. Questions marked with a * are mandatory.

For further information or help with your submission, please contact Siobhan Thwaites on 01372 414203 or email at SThwaites@pmlive.com

Your details


Please enter a valid email address

Please enter a valid telephone number

Your nomination


Nominees must have initiated and led changes in practice in 2017

Please provide evidence of positive patient benefits and outcomes

Please provide a link to any websites, blogs etc that you think support your nomination

Fields market with a (*) are required.

If you experience any difficulties with the process, or have any questions regarding QiC Diabetes, please email SThwaites@pmlive.com, or call +44 (0)1372 414203.

Supported by the Primary Care Diabetes Society (PCDS) this award will be presented to an individual who is based in the UK or Ireland, delivers excellence in education, in a specialist or community setting: whether through developing innovative teaching tools or courses; providing mentorship for other educators; or delivering and promoting externally developed training. He or she will have a clear patient focus and be seen as a champion for education in his or her area.

Nominations are welcome for anyone working in a professional field in a specialist or community setting, where diabetes education is a major focus of the role. You may not nominate yourself

The nominee's information will be posted online for the public vote within a specific time frame. The top five nominations from the public vote will then be reviewed by an independent judging panel made up of senior judges and chairs who will make the final decision on who receives the award.

The judges will be looking for evidence of innovative and successful education to support increased awareness and knowledge of diabetes for people with diabetes and/or family and carers leading to empowerment and successful self-management, improved diabetes control and improved quality of life.

Read about 2017 Winners

Nomination terms and conditions (must be accepted to continue to nominate)

  • Nominees must be based in the UK or Ireland
  • Any organisation associated with the nominee must be on the public register
  • Nominees put forward must have no conflict of interest with any of the organisations that partner and/or support QiC Diabetes. The judging panel reserve the right to remove nominations that are considered to be a conflict of interest with the partner and/or supporter of QiC Diabetes
  • Nominators warrant that the information provided in their nominations is true, accurate and complete to the best of their knowledge
  • If at any time any information provided by a nominator is found to be false/misleading/incorrect in any manner, then all nomination and/or entries from that nominator will be excluded and the nominee will not be permitted to continue participation in the awards. The QiC Diabetes awards management may require proof of information, and/or may audit the information, contained in an nomination and/or entry
  • If clarification or verification of information is required, the QiC Diabetes awards management will make reasonable efforts to contact the nominator but will not be responsible if the nominator does not respond, does not agree to the conduct of the verification, or is uncontactable
  • In the event that it is not possible to conduct a verification of the nomination because of failure by the nominator to cooperate with a request, or for any other reason beyond the QiC Diabetes awards management’s reasonable control, the QiC Diabetes awards management may, at its discretion, disqualify the entry or continue in such other manner as it deems appropriate.

How to nominate a person for Outstanding Educator in Diabetes?

Please complete the online form below. Questions marked with a * are mandatory.

For further information or help with your submission, please contact Siobhan Thwaites on 01372 414243 or email at SThwaites@pmlive.com

Your details


Please enter a valid email address

Your nomination


Please provide evidence of education initiatives in the diabetes community

You should include evidence of achievements and results of these education initiatives in the diabetes community

Please provide a link to any websites, blogs etc that you think support your nomination

Fields market with a (*) are required.

If you experience any difficulties with the process, or have any questions regarding QiC Diabetes, please email SThwaites@pmlive.com or call +44 (0)1372 414243.

Nominate your 2018 diabetes hero! This is a special award, supported by Diabetes UK, which recognises someone very special who has supported/cared for people with diabetes in 2017.

This award will be presented to someone who is based in the UK or Ireland and is not a healthcare professional. Instead it will go to an individual such as a carer, volunteer, a person with diabetes, diabetes blogger and/or writer, family member – anyone that you think deserves this recognition. You may not nominate yourself.

Read about 2017 Winners

The nominee's information will be posted online for the public vote within a specific time frame. The top five nominations from the public vote will then be reviewed by an independent judging panel made up of senior judges and chairs who will make the final decision on who receives the award.

The judges will be looking for nominations of outstanding individuals whose care and support stands out from their peers and has made a real difference to people with diabetes.

Nomination terms and conditions (must be accepted to continue to nominate)

  • Nominees must be based in the UK or Ireland
  • Any organisation associated with the nominee must be on the public register
  • Nominees put forward must have no conflict of interest with any of the organisations that partner and/or support QiC Diabetes. The judging panel reserve the right to remove nominations that are considered to be a conflict of interest with the partner and/or supporter of QiC Diabetes
  • Nominators warrant that the information provided in their nominations is true, accurate and complete to the best of their knowledge
  • If at any time any information provided by a nominator is found to be false/misleading/incorrect in any manner, then all nomination and/or entries from that nominator will be excluded and the nominee will not be permitted to continue participation in the awards. The QiC Diabetes awards management may require proof of information, and/or may audit the information, contained in an nomination and/or entry
  • If clarification or verification of information is required, the QiC Diabetes awards management will make reasonable efforts to contact the nominator but will not be responsible if the nominator does not respond, does not agree to the conduct of the verification, or is uncontactable
  • In the event that it is not possible to conduct a verification of the nomination because of failure by the nominator to cooperate with a request, or for any other reason beyond the QiC Diabetes awards management’s reasonable control, the QiC Diabetes awards management may, at its discretion, disqualify the entry or continue in such other manner as it deems appropriate.

How to nominate a person for the People's Award?

Please complete the online form below. Questions marked with a * are mandatory.

For further information or help with your submission, please contact Siobhan Thwaites on 01372 414243 or email atSThwaites@pmlive.com

Your Details


Please enter a valid email address

Your Nomination


Please add a valid email address

Why does your nominee deserve this award?

Supporters

Materials

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The QiC Programme is organised and managed by PMGroup.

If you experience any difficulties with the process or have any questions regarding QiC Diabetes, please call +44 (0)1372 414243 or email SThwaites@pmlive.com


  • KEY DATES
  • Launch at Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2018:
    14 March
  • Nomination Categories Extended closing date Friday 27 July
  • Judging day: 19 July
  • Awards ceremony: 18 October
QiC Diabetes is partnered by:
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