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Endocrinology and Diabetes


  • The Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes research program is informed by the spectrum of endocrine disorders that we investigate and manage in children and adolescents. The findings from our research inform our clinical practice.

    Our key areas of research are:

    • Diabetes - led by Professor Fergus Cameron and Dr Michele O'Connell
    • Growth - led by Professor George Werther
    • Bone health - led by Associate Professor Margaret Zacharin and Dr Peter Simm
    • Obesity/weight management - led by Dr Matt Sabin
    • Sexual development - led by Professor Andrew Sinclair 

    More details of our research program can be found at Centre for Hormone Research.