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.

Next meeting:

Tuesday 8th November 2016

Tuesday 7th March 2017

Tuesday 7th November 2017

To attend and be added onto the mailing list contact Dr Cheetham