Bachelor of Medicine Chb, University Cape Town, South Africa, 1952. Master of Medicine, University Cape Town, South Africa, 1959.
Gynecological consultant, Provincial Hospital, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 1960-1975; deputy head department obstetrics-gynecology., Witwatersrand U., Johannesburg, South Africa, 1975-1978; head department obstetrics-gynecology., U. Cape Town, 1978-1985; head gynecological oncology, U. Cape Town, since 1986.
Fellow College Medicine South Africa, Royal College Ob-Gyn. (London); member Cancer Association South Africa (national president since 1994), Family Planning Association South Africa (vice president, president 1980-1985.
Married Laurel Homer, October 4, 1985. Children: Robin, Carole, Joanne.