Department of Internal Medicine

Endocrinology

Overview

The Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism manages patients with disorder of the endocrine system including metabolic disorders. The Division runs a very busy outpatient clinic service at all three academic hospitals. Specialized outpatient clinics include Diabetes mellitus, a Pregnancy Diabetes clinic, General Endocrinology, Thyroid, Lipid and Metabolic Bone. The Unit also participates in outreach and is involved in general medical duties as well as clinical teaching and supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate medical students. The Unit holds weekly combined academic meetings. Members of the Division are also actively involved in research projects, both clinical and laboratory based, and publish regularly. They participate in all aspects of the academic and clinical programme, regularly participate in CME programmes, and often present at both local and international Congresses.