Elizabeth Rae was born in the USA and has lived with type 1 diabetes for over 30 years. She was diagnosis at the age of 4. Elizabeth completed her masters degree In International Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Elizabeth has a background with non-profit, diabetes and health organisations and is the founder of T1International.
In this episode Tom, Chris and the Diabetes Chat community asked questions to Elizabeth. We talked about:
– Her Type 1 diagnosis and diabetes journey.
– Her career and education background.
– T1Internation and ‘#insulin4all.
– Stigma’s, mental health, advocacy and peer support.