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Dr Sarah Steven

Consultant Diabetologist


BSc (Hons) Edinburgh University 2001, MB ChB (Hons) Edinburgh University 2004, Royal College of Physicians MRCP UK (Diabetes and Endocrinology) 2010, PhD Newcastle University 2016

Special interests

Type 2 diabetes and the effects of weight loss

Diabetes in pregnancy

Preconception care in diabetes


Dr Steven graduated from Edinburgh University Medical School in 2004. She undertook postgraduate training in Edinburgh before moving to Newcastle for specialty registrar training in diabetes, endocrinology and general medicine. There she was awarded a clinical fellowship to undertake research into the effects of calorie restriction in type 2 diabetes, under the supervision of Professor Roy Taylor at Newcastle University. She was awarded a PhD for a thesis entitled ‘The reversibility of type 2 diabetes’ in 2016 and now has 10 first author publications and has written 2 book chapters. In 2016 she took up her current post as Consultant Diabetologist. In 2020 Dr Steven was selected to be a Diabetes UK Clinical Champion.

Contact details: Manchester Diabetes Centre

Tel: 0161 276 6700