|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Endocrinology and Diabetes|
|Hospital(s)||Glasgow Royal Infirmary|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Acute medical receiving.
Regular ward rounds and continuing inpatient care.
Outpatient clinics in general medicine, diabetes (types 1 and 2) and general endocrinology.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Full shift, early or late, and hospital at night team.
Unit meetings twice weekly.
Hospital grand rounds and opportunities to sit in on other specialty clinics.
Mandatory FY2 teaching one full day per 4 month block.
|Unique Selling Points||
University teaching hospital with exposure to full range of diabetes and endocrine problems.
Work within combined medical/specialist wards.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|