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- Metabolic medicine
Consultant Physician with Special Interest Endocrinology and Honorary Senior Lecturer HYMS.
Chief Medical Officer AVIVA since 2008.
Medical legal practice Cert MR Part 1
National and Overseas Examiner for RCP
Areas of interest
Endocrine disorders; Thyroid disease both over and under active; Hyperthyroidism; Hypothyroidism; Diabetes, including diabetes mellitus type 1 and type 2; Pituitary Conditions; Andrology: low testosterone; Calcium and Vitamin D problems; Chronic Fatigue; Obesity; hyperparathyroidism; polycystic ovarian syndrome; osteoporosis;
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultan Physician York Hospital since 1992.
Previous University Lecturer Dundee Medical School.
Managerial posts held include,
Clinical Director Medicine,
Lead Clinician Diabetes and Endocrinology
Training Program Director Diabetes and Endocrinology,
Chairman Drugs and Therapeutic Committees
Extensive research in Vascular disease in Diabetes, mechanisms and therapeutic appraoches, Also researched diabetic neuropathy and involved in drug trials utilising new therapeutic approaches to diabetes and obesity.
Married to a clinical academic with research interests in circadian rhythms (biological clock) and its effects on health. 4 children, hobbies include cycling, skiing, gardening and a classic car.
2000 FRCP (London)
1996 FRCP (Edinburgh)
1990 DM (Nottingham) “Diabetic Microangiopathy and Chronic Peripheral Neuropathy”.
1981 MRCP (UK)
1978 BM BS (Nottingham)
1975 BMedSci (Hons) (Nottingham)
Over 70 peer reviewed papers published in journals including BMJ, Lancet, Diabetic Medicine, Metabolism, Journal Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.
Also contributor to several text books.
Courses offered to GPs
I am on the organising committee for Conferences organised by the Clinical Solutions Conference Group, University of York.
- 1990 DM (Nottingham) “Diabetic Microangiopathy and Chronic Peripheral Neuropathy”. Nottingham 1978
Reference number 2433716
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Medicine (Internal), Diabetes and Endocrinology, 1990
Affiliations / memberships
RCP London and Edinburgh
- Nuffield Health York Hospital Haxby Road YORK...
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Post treatment communication
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