Dr Eoin Noctor
Dr Eoin Noctor
Eoin Noctor is a graduate of University College Dublin, and became a member of the Royal College of Physicians in 2007. Following completion of his specialist training in Endocrinology and Diabetes Mellitus in Ireland in 2013, Eoin took up a post as a Chief Physician at Steno Diabetes Centre in Denmark, where he led the international medical education team, working with local organizations in low and middle-income countries to design and deliver educational and training programmes in diabetes management. Eoin returned to his native Limerick in 2016 to take up his current post as Consultant Endocrinologist and Adjunct Senior Lecturer with the University of Limerick Hospitals Group, where he is also Associate Clinical Director for Medicine.
His areas of interest include; research into the diagnosis and long-term impact of gestational diabetes, and prevention of type 2 diabetes, in which he was awarded his doctoral thesis, methods of provision of diabetes care in different populations, and the training of health care professionals in diabetes management. He holds a postgraduate diploma in clinical medical education from the National University of Ireland, Galway, and is a member of the Postgraduate Education committee for the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD). He is currently an MSc candidate in Epidemiology with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (distance learning). He is also a member of the American Diabetes Association, the European Society of Endocrinology, and the Irish Endocrine Society, and sits on the working group of the National Diabetes Clinical Programme.