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The Endocrine Post

The latest articles from the official Society for Endocrinology blog.

Meet the Endocrinologist: Maria-Christina Zennaro, expert in the genetic mechanisms of aldosterone-related disorders

Meet Maria-Christina Zennaro, a professor in the Paris Cardiovascular Research Center at the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (Inserm).  She specialises in genetic mechanisms of aldosterone-related disorders. She has been awarded the… More

Meet the Endocrinologist: Ursula Kaiser, expert in neuroendocrine regulation of puberty

Meet Ursula Kaiser, Professor at Harvard Medical School and Chief of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Her research is focused on neuroendocrine regulation of puberty, reproductive health and… More

Meet the Endocrinologist: Matthew Simmonds, expert in pancreatic transplant genomics

Meet the Endocrinologist: Meet Dr Matthew Simmonds a Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science at the University of Lincoln. His research is focused on the genetics of pancreatic transplant function and he will be presenting at… More

Meet the Endocrinologist: Jeremy Turner, expert in bone and calcium endocrinology

Prof Jeremy Turner is a consultant endocrinologist at Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He has a particular clinical interest in calcium and metabolic bone disorders and is a convenor of the Society’s… More

Meet the Endocrinologist: Caroline Gorvin, expert in hormone receptor cellular physiology

Meet the Endocrinologist: Caroline Gorvin, expert in hormone receptor cellular physiology Dr Caroline Gorvin is an Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research Career Development Fellow at the University of Birmingham. Her research focusses on the… More

Guest blogger Gareth Leng: a conversation with himself

Gareth Leng is the Professor of Experimental Physiology in the Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences at the University of Edinburgh. His multidisciplinary research uses electrophysiology, molecular neuroanatomy, behaviour and computational modelling to investigate hypothalamic neuronal… More

Meet the Endocrinologist: Petros Perros, thyroid disease expert

Dr Petros Perros is Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Newcastle University, and a consultant in endocrinology at Newcastle Hospitals. His clinical and research interests focus on the study of thyroid disease, and he is a convenor of the Society’s Thyroid Network.

Meet the Endocrinologist: Dr Giles Yeo, expert in molecular control of energy balance in the brain

Giles Yeo is a Principal Research Associate in the Metabolic Research Laboratories at the University of Cambridge, Director of Genomics/Transcriptomics for the MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit, and a convenor of the Society’s Neuroendocrinology Endocrine Network.… More

Meet the Endocrinologist: Dr Ali Abbara, neuroendocrinology expert and Society Media Ambassador

Dr Ali Abbara is Senior Clinical Lecturer in Endocrinology at Imperial College London. His work, mainly in the field of reproductive neuroendocrinology, focuses on studying the potential of kisspeptin in IVF treatment. Dr Abbara is also a Society Media Ambassador, and regularly helps national and international journalists to accurately frame their hormone-related stories in the media. In this interview, Dr Abbara tells us more about his research, career, and role as Media Ambassador.