Endocrinology

Clinical Responsibilities

  1. CLINICAL DUTIES

    Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

    • General Medicine, consultant rounds and post intake rounds
    • Outpatient Clinics
    • Med Reg every 5th day, MOPD once weekly
    • Endocrine Clinic, once weekly
    • Diabetes Clinic – Monday-Friday
    • Diabetes Pregnancy Clinic – once weekly
    • Twice weekly ( Monday & Wednesday) endocrinology business rounds
    • Post graduate teaching round (Thursday)
    • Outreach to Sebokeng hospital
    • Outreach to Soweto Clinics – 4 days per month
    • Fortnightly meeting with Endocrine surgeons
    • Monthly meeting with Nuclear medicine consultants
    • Monthly meeting with Ophthalmology consultants
    • Monthly meeting with Neuro-surgery
    • Monthly M &M meeting

    Helen Joseph Academic Hospital

    • General Medicine:
      • Post intake rounds, every 4th day
      • Follow-up ward rounds, weekly
      • Grand ward rounds, monthly
      • X-ray meetings, weekly
      • Morbidity and Mortality meeting twice a month
      • Intern tutorials, weekly (quarterly rotation amongst consultants)
      • Medical Out Patients weekly basis
      • Outreach to Leratong
    • Endocrine
      • Weekly business round
      • Monday Combined meeting with CHBAH and Nuclear Medicine, two Mondays a week
      • Wednesday T2DM clinic
      • Wednesday Post Graduate Teaching
      • Thursday Endocrine Clinic
      • Zometa Clinic (twice a month)
      • Undergraduate Endocrine Teaching – Twice a week
      • Physiotherapy Endocrine Lectures
      • Friday Thyroid Clinic with Surgeons (monthly) (Fellows only)
      • Dynamic Testing at Lancet (Fellows Only)

    Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital

    • General Medicine – consultant rounds and post intake rounds.
      Outpatient Clinics (5 per week
      Monday – Diabetes
      Tuesday –
      • Thyroid/Endocrinology
      • Combined meeting with Endocrine surgeons, 2nd Tuesday of each month
      • Combined Meeting – Divisions of Endocrinology of CMJAH, CHBH and HJH, Tuesdays 15h00-16h00
      Wednesday –
      • Paediatric Growth/Endocrinology Clinic (Registrars only)
      • Grand Round 1:30 – 2:30 pm
      • M & M meeting – 2:30 pm last Wednesday of month
      Thursday – Diabetes
      Friday – Lipid, Metabolic Bone
    • Outreach to Germiston hospital
  2. TEACHING

    Undergraduates

    • GEMP II, III, IV, Medical students bedside teaching
    • GEMP II, III lectures
    • GEMP III/VI tutorials
    • Dental student clinical rounds
    • External examiner for undergraduate exams at other Medical Schools
    • Physiotherapy Diabetes / Endocrine Lectures at Medical School

    Postgraduates

    • Medical Registrar teaching
    • DTM&H course
    • FCP / MMED examiners

    Supervision of Higher Degrees

    • (MMed, MSc and PhD)
  3. HOSPITAL/PROVINCIAL COMMITTEES

    Hospital MAC, Clinical Heads, Laboratory Users, Provincial P & T, National Advisory Committee.( Equipment, PTC, Quality and Safety Committees)
    Hospital MAC, Clinical Heads, Laboratory Users, Provincial P & T, Hospital P & T, National Advisory Committee.
  4. UNIVERSITY COMMITTEES

    Faculty Executive, Faculty Board, Nominating, Professional and Ethical Standards, Postgraduate, Undergraduate, Graduates Studies Committee, Research Advisory Committee, Graduate Research Committee.
  5. ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES

    1. National Societies: SEMDSA (Chairperson and on exec); LASSA (on exec).
    2. Members of the Division are regular examiners for the College of Medicine and Endocrinology & Metabolism Subspeciality examinations of the College of Medicine of SA.
    3. Dr Bhana – convener of CME Programme at CHB Hospital.
    4. International Societies: American Heart Association, European Atherosclerosis Society, Endocrine Society.
    5. Invited speakers at Local and International Conferences.
    6. Reviewers for several international and local journals.
    7. Congresses: SEMDSA, LASSA, NOF Congresses, ICE 2018, regularly rotate through Johannesburg – staff provide organizing committees. Staff regularly participate in each of these annual conferences.
    8. Weekly Academic Endocrine meeting (CHB, HJ & JHB) (Addendum C).
    9. CME. Staff regularly provide CME to general practitioners and physicians.
    10. Contract pharmaceutical research: involvement in clinical drug trials. (Current number of trials ±6).
    11. Advisory boards to several Pharmaceutical Companies.
    12. Invited speakers at Local and International Conferences.
    13. Dr Mahomedy: Vice-Chairperson of the Islamic Medical Association of SA (Johannesburg), Clinics Sub-Committee (IMA)
    14. Dr Nazeer Mohamed is the current Chairperson of SEMDSA
    15. Dr Bhana and Bayat are part of the Wits Physician Update Committee.
    16. Dr Bayat & Mohamed are members of the ICE 2018 organizing committee
    17. Dr Bayat is part of the South African Non Communicable Diseases Alliance
    18. Professor Wing and Dr. Jivan are the Editors of JEMDSA