Dr Varughese joined the Trust as Consultant Physician in 2008, having previously worked here since 2002 as Specialist Registrar in Diabetes, Endocrinology and General (Internal) Medicine on the West Midlands rotational training programme. He has been instrumental in service expansion of many sub-specialist areas within the department and established links with other regional centres.
He revolutionised the undergraduate and postgraduate medical training in the specialty and played a pivotal role in enhancing the overall experience of trainees. He has lead by example in collaborative working with several clinical and non-clinical colleagues. He is a Royal College of Physicians examiner.
Dr Varughese is currently Deputy Hospital Dean at Royal Stoke University Hospital for Keele University Medical School.