A big thank you to everyone who attended the 43rd meeting of the BSPED meeting and for making it another huge success.
We are pleased to announce that Dr Justin Davies, Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, University Hospital Southampton,
was elected to the post of Chairman and Dr Jo Blair, Consultant Endocrinologist, Alder Hey Children's Hospital, was elected to the post of Secretary at the BSPED AGM in Sheffield.
Congratulations to all of this year's award winners.
Please see this copy of the Newsletter for further information (pdf) (749kb).
Position for Locum Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist / Paediatrician with interest in Endocrinology and Diabetes, Barts Health Trust –
Royal London Hospital, London
A position will be advertised very shortly for a Locum Paediatric Endocrinologist / Paediatrician with an interest in Endocrinology/Diabetes to cover General Paediatrics
(Consultant of the week, 1 week per month) and Paediatric Endocrinology / Diabetes (3 weeks per month). Position is for 6 months initially.
A business case for continuation of this position is in progress.
Contact details for further information: Evelien.firstname.lastname@example.org (Endocrinology/Diabetes),
Anna.Riddell@bartshealth.nhs.uk and Akshay.Jain@bartshealth.nhs.uk (General Paediatrics)
British Thyroid Foundation Research Award
The BTF offers an annual award to support one–year research projects into thyroid function or thyroid disorders.
This year's award is up to £20,000 and has been funded by a legacy. It will be known as The BTF Doris Godfrey Research Award.
Further details available at: