Endocrinology

Clinical Responsibilities

CLINICAL DUTIES

Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
  • General Medicine, consultant rounds and post intake rounds
  • Outpatient Clinics
    • Med Reg every 5th day, MOPD once weekly
    • Endocrine Clinic, once weekly
    • Diabetes Clinic – Monday-Friday
    • Diabetes Pregnancy Clinic – once weekly
    • Two weekly ( Monday & Wednesday) endocrinology business rounds
    • Post graduate teaching round (Thursday)
    • Outreach to Soweto Clinics – 4 full days plus 4 half days per month
    Helen Joseph Hospital (Dr Bayat + fellow)
    • General Medicine – consultant rounds and post intake rounds
    • Outpatient Clinics – Diabetes, once weekly
      • Endocrinology, once weekly
      • Medical Out Patients, once weekly
      Johannesburg Hospital
      • General Medicine – consultant rounds and post intake rounds.
      Outpatient Clinics (7 per week)
      MondayDiabetes
      TuesdayThyroid/Endocrinology
      WednesdayLipid Clinic
      Paediatric Growth/Endocrinology Clinic (Registrars only)
      Outreach – Southrand: Diabetes; Edenvale: General Medicine
      Grand Round 1:30 – 2:30 pm
      M & M meeting – 2:30 pm last Wednesday of month
      ThursdayDiabetes
      FridayMetabolic Bone


      TEACHING
      UndergraduatesGEMP II, III, IV, Medical students bedside teaching
      GEMP II, III lectures
      - GEMP III/VI tutorials
      Dental student clinical rounds
      External examiner for undergraduate exams at other Medical Schools
      PostgraduatesMedical Registrar teaching
      DTM&H course
      FCP / MMED examiners
      Supervision of Higher Degrees (MMed, MSc and PhD)

      HOSPITAL COMMITTEES
      Hospital MAC, Clinical Heads, Laboratory Users

      UNIVERSITY COMMITTEES
      Faculty Executive, Faculty Board, Nominating, Professional and Ethical Standards, Postgraduate, Graduates Studies Committee.

      ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES
      1. National Societies: SEMDSA (on exec); LASSA (on exec).
      2. Professor Wing is a member of NHI National Advisory Committee.
      3. Professor Huddle is past President of the College of Physicians, Colleges of Medicine, South Africa. Prof Huddle, Shires & Raal are also regular examiners for the College of Medicine and Endocrinology & Metabolism Subspeciality examinations of the College of Medicine of SA.
      4. Dr Bhana – convener of CME Programme at CHB Hospital.
      5. International Societies: American Heart Association, European Atherosclerosis Society, Endocrine Society.
      6. Reviewers for several international and local journals.
      7. Outreach. Johannesburg Hospital staff at South Rand Hospital and Edenvale Hospital. Helen Joseph staff at Leratong Hospital. Chris Hani Baragwanath Staff at Sebokeng Hospital.
      8. Congresses: SEMDSA, LASSA, NOF Congresses regularly rotate through Johannesburg – staff provide organizing committees. Staff regularly participate in each of these annual conferences. Drs. Jivan, Bayat and Bhana convened the SEMDSA/LASSA Meeting held in April 2013.
      9. Weekly Endocrine meeting alternating with weekly combined meeting (CHB, HJ & JHB) (Addendum C).
      10. CME. Staff regularly provide CME to general practitioners and physicians.
      11. Contract pharmaceutical research: involvement in clinical drug trials. (Current number of trials ±8).
      12. Advisory boards to several Pharmaceutical Companies.
      13. Invited speakers at Local and International Conferences.
      14. Dr Bayat is the current co-chair of the Post Graduate Committee (position held since March 2008)
      15. Dr Bayat is part of the Wits Physician Update Committee.
      - see Addendum B [conference attendance] and C [Academic programme attached].