Dr Sridhar Chitturi - LOC
Dr Chitturi is a senior consultant endocrinologist at the Royal Darwin Hospital. He is a general endocrinologist with broad based clinical and research interests. He vastly expanded the ambulatory endocrine services in Darwin and the top-end of the NT. Dr Chitturi initiated the endocrine telehealth services for NT. The most important publications from his work include defining novel mutations responsible for familial diabetes insipidus and defining a novel mechanism for a rare genetic cause of hypocalcemia. He is involved in teaching and mentoring medical students, diabetes educators and endocrine trainees.