Dr Diane Jensen
Dr Jensen is a consultant medical specialist in paediatric endocrinology.
She completed medical school at the University of Queensland and her specialist training at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Brisbane.
She became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 2011.
Dr Jensen has also worked in the United Kingdom and Canada, most recently completing a fellowship at the British Columbia Children’s Hospital in Vancouver.
She looks after children with a range of endocrine problems including:
- Type 1 Diabetes
- Growth disorders
- Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
- Thyroid disease
- Disorders of sexual differentiation.
Dr Jensen has a particular interest in bone health, disorders of puberty and endocrine effects of oncology therapy.
She has two children and, in her ‘spare time’, is completing a PhD investigating the management of adolescent obesity.
What’s your favourite sport?
Skiing with the family, and preferably in Canada!