Sharp, Dr Patrick

MD, FRCPSharp, Dr Patrick (diabetic medicine)

Specialty

Diabetes

Sub-specialty

General medicine

Training and education

  • MB ChB (medical degree) - Glasgow University
  • MD - Glasgow University
  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians

Experience

Dr Sharp has worked for the Trust since July 2005.

He has previously worked as consultant in the diabetes and endocrinology department at Northwick Park Hospital, Middlesex.

Key achievements

  • MD thesis on the cause of diabetes complications.
  • Current work on the interface between primary and secondary care in diabetes.

Research

    Dr Sharp has led research into the effectiveness of diabetes assessment. He has spearheaded a team into the development of screening programmes.
    He is also on the editorial advisory board for the healthcare journal Practical Diabetes International.