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Endocrinologie – diabète – maladies métaboliques (France)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Endocrinologie – diabète – maladies métaboliques
    Generic category in Annex V: Endocrinology (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    Code de la santé publique (articles L. 4111-1, L. 4131-1, D. 4111-1 et suivants)

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Médecin spécialisé qui étudie les glandes (endocrines) et le métabolisme, leurs fonctionnements, leurs maladies et les moyens de les soigner. 


    A specially trained doctor who diagnoses and treats diseases related to the glands, including diabetes, metabolic disorders and hypertension.

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