Programme Management Committee

Programme Director: Dr Maralyn Druce, Clinical Reader in Endocrine Medicine and Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Dept of Endocrinology

Academic Manager for Postgraduate Courses at WHRI: Dr Nina Ravic, Academic Manager for Postgraduate Courses at WHRI

E-Learning Advisor: Ms Gill Ritchie, Learning Technologist, Distance and E-Learning Unit

Head of Department: Prof Marta Korbonits, Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Course Tutors

List of course tutors and guest lecturers includes:

Dr Scott Akker    bio Dr Peter King    bio
Dr Dan Berney    bio Dr Leighton Seal    bio
Mr Satya Bhattacharya    bio Dr Pippa Hanson    bio
Prof Jackie Burrin    bio Prof Marta Korbonits    bio
Mr Robert Carpenter    bio Dr Lou Metherell    bio
Dr Paul Chapple    bio Prof John Monson    bio
Dr Tahseen Chowdhury    bio Dr Polly Richards    bio
Dr Teng-Teng Chung    bio Dr Anju Sahdev    bio
Prof Adrian Clark    bio Prof Carol Shoulders    bio
Prof William Drake    bio Dr A Siddiqi    bio
Dr Maralyn Druce    bio Dr Umasuthan Srirangalangam    bio
Dr Jane Evanson    bio Dr Helen Storr    bio
Dr Sarah Frankton    bio Dr Candy Sze    
Prof Ashley Grossman    bio Dr Mona Waterhouse    bio



















about us


Queen Mary University of London is one of 24 leading UK universities represented by the Russell Group. Queen Mary's Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry has an unrivalled tradition of excellence in research and teaching. Barts Hospital was established in 1123 and 'The London' was the first medical school in England, founded in 1785. Today, we are in the top five research-led medical and dental schools in the UK. Barts and the London has an international reputation for excellence in endocrinology and Barts Health is now the largest NHS Trust in the UK.

The 2008 Research Assessment Exercise results showed Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry joining Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial College and University College London in the top 5 medical and dental schools in England for quality of research. In the same exercise, the School was ranked first in London, ahead of University College, Imperial College and King's College.

Endocrinology was assessed together with the Inflammation and Cardiovascular research groups of the William Harvey Research Institute. Within the assessment group we were ranked 3rd in the country with 65% of staff being rated 3*/4*.


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