Dr Whyte qualified in medicine in 1998 from King’s College London, having previously been awarded a Bachelor of Science degree during his studies. He undertook general and specialist training in Diabetes & Endocrinology in London, including King’s College, Guy’s Hospital and St.Thomas’ Hospitals. His PhD was awarded in 2010 for the study of insulin action in critical illness. Since 2012 he has combined his clinical duties in general medicine and diabetes at King’s College Hospital, with a Senior Clinical Lecturer position at the University of Surrey. He is a Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians and sits on the examination committee at the Royal College. He has published widely in the field of diabetes, fatty liver disease and metabolic medicine. Dr Whyte has a keen interest in general medicine and also sees patients for general health checks and for cardiovascular risk assessment.