Rebecca Watt currently works at Medway NHS foundation trust as an In-patient Diabetes Specialist nurse. Rebecca is responsible for the nursing education across the trust and has delivered training to neighbouring health care centres. Rebecca is an executive team member of the DSN forum UK, the team received the honour of “Healthcare Professional of the Year 2018 award” at the Quality in Care Diabetes Awards and are finalists for the Health Service Journal Value award for Diabetes Initiative of the Year 2019. Rebecca was involved in the conception of the “mind over matter 2018” conference, the first of its kind this was a national conference aimed at raising awareness and sharing best practice in relation to mental health and diabetes.
Rebecca’s interests lie in mental health and wellbeing awareness, improving care and safe practice. Rebecca has been involved in several insulin safety initiatives one of which was shortlisted at Diabetes UK 2018 for the education and self-management award.