About the Society for Endocrinology

The Society for Endocrinology is a UK- based membership organisation representing a global community of scientists, clinicians and nurses who work with hormones.

Since 1946, we have been a leading voice of endocrinology worldwide. Together we aim to improve public health by advancing scientific and clinical endocrine education and research.

We also seek serve the public interest by engaging patients, policy-makers, educators and the public with hormone science.

The Society currently has about 2,500 members and membership is open to anyone anywhere in the world working in an endocrine-related field, at any stage of their career. See the history of the Society for more information

Membership categories are Honorary, Senior, Full, Scientist-in-Training, Clinician-in-Training, Nurse, Associate and Student. For more information see the Membership section.

The Society's aims

  • To advance scientific and clinical education and research in endocrinology for the public benefit.
  • To attract high quality scientists, doctors and nurses into endocrinology and support their professional development to advance science and medicine
  • To engage the public with endocrinology and its impact.
  • To raise the profile and be the voice of endocrinology in the UK.
  • To promote and support the global endocrine community through collaboration.