Dr Peter Winocour

Consultant Physician, Clinical Director

Qualifications

MD FRCP

Dr Winocour_Portrait2009

Secretary Contact Details

Tel: 01438 288309

Division

Medicine

Specialty

Diabetes

Sub-Specialty

Endocrinology

Hospital Base

New QEII

Clinic Locations

New QEII, Hertford County

Biography

Dr Winocour is a consultant Physician to the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, appointed in 1993, and has been Clinical Director for Diabetes and Endocrine services since 2008. He qualified in 1979, received his M.D. degree from the University of Glasgow and then undertook further training in Manchester and Newcastle. He is a past Chairman of the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists. Dr Winocour previously co-ordinated national surveys of specialist diabetes services, was the Diabetes lead in the 2014 JBS3 guidelines on CVD prevention, and is currently co-ordinating joint ABCD-Renal Association guidelines on diabetic nephropathy. Dr Winocour's research interest in diabetes and endocrinology has resulted in publication of over 80 original articles. Dr Winocour has co-run a transitional diabetes service for over 15 years and represents diabetes on the RCP Young Adult and Adolescent Steering Group. Currently Dr Winocour is RCPL Secretary of the Joint Specialty Committee in Diabetes and Endocrinology and ABCD Lead on Transitional Diabetes Care, working in this role alongside the National Clinical Director for Diabetes.