Yorkshire and Humber Network

Local T1 Teenager heading off to Capital Hill

Tue 11th Jul 2017

A Yorkshire teenager Laura Dunion (daughter of one of our network parent reps) has been selected by JDRF to represent the UK at Capital Hill in Washington DC at a meeting of congress to discuss solutions to current T1 issues. Laura, her mum and one of our other parent reps and patient advocate Amanda Grayson were all on BBC Radio Leeds this morning to discuss the trip.

 If you would like to find out more about what the trip is all about you can hear their interview on the BBC radio iplayer - click on this link and move to 1:13:40.


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