Lothian Diabetes Managed Clinical Network

Welcome to the website of NHS Lothian's Diabetes Managed Clinical Network (MCN)

The Diabetes MCN in Lothian was started in 2004. It is a group of healthcare professionals and lay people who work together to develop and improve the care delivered to patients.  The website provides information for both professional and patients about Diabetes and services provided in Lothian

The aims of the Network

  • To minimise complications and premature death in those with diabetes
  • To maximise the quality of life of those with diabetes by detecting and treating the disease and its complications at an early stage
  • To provide equal access to high quality diabetes care for all residents of Lothian
  • To ensure all people with diabetes are given the right treatment by the right person at the right time in the right place
  • MCN Diabetes Role and Remit - 130717.doc


Lead Clinician - Secondary Care

Dr Nicola Zammit Consultant Physician 0131 242 1480

Lead Clinician - Primary Care

Dr David Jolliffe  Speciality Doctor WGH and Retired GP 0131 465 5547

MCN Manager

Alyson Cumming Strategic Programme Manager 0131 465 5581

MCN Coordinator

Marie McCallum MCN Coordinator 0131 465 5547

Last Reviewed: 26/07/2017