Sanjay Gandhi PGI

One fellowship position every year Pediatric Endocrinology

PDCC (Post-Doctoral Certificate Course in Pediatric Endocrinology) at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India.

This 1-year course in Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology was started for the first time in the country beginning July 2001. Candidates who have completed MD/DNB in Pediatrics are eligible to apply. Those with DM (Endocrinology) degree are not eligible. Admission is through an All-India Entrance Test (of MD Pediatrics level) conducted by SGPGIMS, Lucknow, along with its DM/MCh entrance tests. The advertisement appears in all important National English newspapers in April. There is one seat per year in July.

The trainee will undergo

Eleven months (11 months) of Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Training
One month of Laboratory Training.
There will be brief rotation in departments of Genetics and Nuclear Medicine. He/she will participate in the Department teaching program along with the DM (Endocrinology) students. Applicants desirous of further information may contact:

Dr. Vijayalakshmi Bhatia (
Dr. Preeti Dabadghao (

Number of positions – One

Duration – one year

Eligibility criteria – Post graduate qualification in Pediatrics (MD/ DNB)