Authors
    • Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Associate Professor in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at University of Toronto

    Dr Denice Feig is an Associate Professor in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Toronto, and holds a cross-appointment in both the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. She is Head of the Diabetes and Endocrine in Pregnancy Program at Mount Sinai Hospital, Chair of the University of Toronto Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group and Past Chair of the Diabetes in Pregnancy Interest Group for the American Diabetes Association. She is a Senior Clinician Scientist at the Lunenfeld-Tananbaum Research Institute, an Adjunct Scientist at the Institute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences and a Member of the Motherisk Team at SickKids Hospital. Her research focus is in the area of diabetes in pregnancy. She is the co-principal investigator of the CONCEPTT trial as well as principal investigator of the multi-centre, randomized trial, the MiTy trial and the MiTy Kids follow-up study. She has numerous peer-reviewed publications in the area of diabetes in pregnancy.

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
    • Professor of Women's Health at Kings College London; Professor of Medicine (Diabetes and Antenatal Care) at University of East Anglia
    Helen Murphy is a Professor of Womens Health at Kings College London and Professor of Medicine (Diabetes and Antenatal Care) at the University of East Anglia. She is also a practicing clinician at Cambridge University NHS Foundation Trust since 2006 and at Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust since 2015. She runs a diabetes pregnancy research programme which aims to improve the glucose control and infant health outcomes of pregnant women with diabetes. Her research interests include improving access to preconception care, developing novel continuous glucose monitoring and artificial pancreas technologies and the role of maternal dietary intake in gestational diabetes. She supervises higher degree students from diabetes & endocrinology, clinical biochemistry and obstetrics & gynaecology. Her research programme is funded by Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), Diabetes UK, Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation (DRWF), and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). She has led the regional East of England prepregnancy care projects, is a founding member of the National Pregnancy in Diabetes (NPID) audit and chair of the International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Gestational Diabetes Diet Group. She is regional editor for Diabetic Medicine, a member of the Diabetes UK scientific research committee and has previously served on the NIHR Health Technology Assessment Maternal and Child Health Board and the EU FP7 Grant Assessment Panel for Type 1 Diabetes.
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