In 1984, Diabetes Queensland responded to a proposal by Dr Alan Stocks to recognise and commemorate Australians who have lived with diabetes for 50, 60 and 70 years or more. The Kellion awards were instituted, named after the late Mr Claude Kellion who had made an outstanding contribution towards diabetes in Australia following the untimely death of his 38 yrs. old son John in September 1972 as a result of complications of diabetes. The awards provided a source for a Best Practice in Diabetes Ma...

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