Advisors & Ambassadors

Hanna Boëthius

Diabetes Community Ambassador

Hanna Boëthius has lived with Type 1 Diabetes as her constant companion for 39 years. She is a patient leader, international speaker, and action taker, who holds a MSc in Diabetes and has a background in nutrition and coaching. In her day job, Hanna consults health care stakeholders in how to improve patient centricity, mentors startups, and serves on several committees and boards. She loves patient topics that are off of the beaten track and is passionate to find motivational and inspiring ways to bring about a change in health care. Hanna has inspired thousands of people with diabetes to live a healthier life by sharing her own story and experiences, as well as the puzzle pieces she’s helped others to find. She has a profound understanding of how things like nutrition and lifestyle choices can balance diabetes management.