Prof. Ernest Yorke FWACP, FGCP, MSc Diabetes (Cardiff), MSc Endo (UK), MB ChB,BSc, Cert. HAM (GIMPA)

Senior Lecturer, Senior Specialist Physician

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences. Department of Medicine, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital,

Pro. Ernest Yorke is a Fellow of both the West African College of Physicians and the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons. Currently, he is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Ghana Medical School, and a Consultant Physician/endocrinologist at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra.

He has been extensively involved in the organization and also served as a Facilitator to numerous metabolic and cardiovascular CMEs, both locally and abroad. He values the use of practical tools as well as new technology in research and development to solve problems and also to advance knowledge. He has published widely in both local and international peer-reviewed journals.

He is currently the Chairman of the Greater Accra Division of the Ghana Medical Association and the Vice President of DEMSoG.


Management of the Diabetic Patient During Fasting – Guidelines and a Clinical Case
Raising Awareness to Support Early Detection and Diagnosis of Transthyretin (TTR) Amyloidosis in Ghana/West Africa from a Public and Health Professionals Trainers and Trainees Perspective
Real Life Type 2 Diabetes Case Management: A Multidisciplinary Approach

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