Professor Sir George Alberti

Current Posts:

  • Senior Research Investigator, Imperial College, London
  • Emeritus Professor of Medicine, university of Newcastle.

Previous Posts
Chair, Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 2011-2015;Senior Advisor, London SHA; National Director for Emergency Access & Service Configuration, Department of Health 2002-2009; President, Royal College of Physicians 1997-2002; Dean of Medicine University of Newcastle 1995-1997; Professor of Medicine University of Newcastle 1985-2002; President International Diabetes Federation 2000-2003; President European Association for the Study of Diabetes 1992-1995; Chair Diabetes UK 2009-2012;Chair Great North Air Ambulance Service 2006-2012.
KGMMA has had a longstanding interest in diabetes and metabolism. He has worked extensively in Tanzania and Mauritius. He has particular interests in the metabolic syndrome and also diagnostic tests for diabetes & has participated in several WHO Expert Committees and working groups relating to diabetes. He cochaired the IDF Consensus Working group on bariatric surgery. He has published more than 1100 papers and chapters.