Paula Johnston is the lead adult inpatient diabetes specialist nurse at the University Hospital Southampton, where she has been working within diabetes for the past 11 years.
She is a non-medical prescriber and has completed her Masters in diabetes. She has been a regional genetic diabetes (MODY) nurse for the past 6 years and is the deputy genetic diabetes nurse for the Central and South GMSA. Paula has had several articles published and she also teaches on the Diabetes MSC and non-medical prescribing modules at Southampton University.
She is a member of the RCN diabetes forum as well as the DISN forum.