John Newell-Price is Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Sheffield. He qualified in medicine at the University of Cambridge, and undertook his clinical endocrine specialist training at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London, where he was also a Medical Research Council Training Fellow for his PhD.
Since 2000, he has been at the University of Sheffield, and a Consultant Endocrinologist at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust where he is the Clinical Lead for Endocrinology, Chairs the MDTs, and is Lead for the Sheffield ENETS European Centre of Excellence for Neuroendocrine Tumours. He has set up and co-runs the joint gamma knife radiosurgery service for pituitary tumours at the National Radiosurgery Centre in Sheffield.
His research interests include glucocorticoids, pituitary and neuroendocrine tumours, and has published widely in these areas.
He is Senior Editor of the journal ‘Clinical Endocrinology’ and has served on the Editorial Board of ‘Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism’, and on task forces for clinical guidelines authored on Cushing’s syndrome (2008 and 2015) for the Endocrine Society and Adrenal Incidentaloma (2016) for the European Society for Endocrinology. He chaired The Royal College of Physicians, UK Joint Specialist Committee for Diabetes and Endocrinology (2012-2016) and is NIHR Research Lead for the Clinical Reference Group for Specialist Endocrinology NHS England, Chair (President) of the UK and Ireland Neuroendocrine Tumour Society, and serves on the Society for Endocrinology Clinical Committee. He was the Chair of the Endocrine Society’s 100th Annual Meeting, Chicago 2018, and is a member of the Governance Task Force.