Dr. Winocour is a consultant physician to the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, appointed in 1993, and was Clinical Director for Diabetes and Endocrine services from 2008-2021. He qualified in 1979 and received his M.D. degree from the University of Glasgow, and undertook further training in Manchester and Newcastle. He is a past Chairman of the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists.
Dr Winocour previously co-ordinated national surveys of specialist diabetes services , was the Diabetes lead in the 2014 JBS3 guidelines on CVD prevention, and has led production of joint ABCD-Renal Association (RA) guidelines on diabetic nephropathy and organised successful joint ABCD-RA clinical meetings since 2013. Dr. Winocour’s research interest in diabetes and endocrinology has resulted in publication of over 100 original articles .