Melanie Davies, CBE
Professor of Diabetes Medicine, University of Leicester
Melanie Davies is Professor of Diabetes Medicine, University of Leicester and an Honorary Consultant Diabetologist. Research interests include the causes, screening, prevention, self-management and treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. She is the Principal Investigator on a number of large global studies in the field of diabetes, obesity, physical activity, sedentary behaviour and cardiovascular disease and co-chair of EASD/ADA’s recent Consensus Report on T2DM Management. Professor Davies has published over 550 original articles and has over £60M of grant funding. She was awarded the CBE in the 2016 New Year’s Honour’s List for services to diabetes research.