Paediatric endocrinology is a medical subspecialty dealing with disorders of the endocrine glands, such as variations of physical growth and sexual development in childhood, diabetes and many more.
Our region has a track record of training many UK and international paedatirc endocrinologists. We have an active research protfolio and many of our trainees do MD/PhD, present and publish widely. General paeidatrians with a special interest are very valued in every unit - we have a friendly regional network.
For further information, contact Dr Tim Cheetham, Reader in Paediatric Endocrinology, GNCH
Northern Paediatric Endocrine group NORPEG
This group meets three times a year for a friendly education evening in Lumley castle. Trainees and consultants from around the region share their interesting cases, audits and guidelines.
To attend and be added onto the mailing list contact Dr Cheetham