Bachelor of Medicine, ChB, Otago University, New Zealand, 1961. Diploma in Obst., Auckland (New Zealand) University, 1965.
House surgeon Auckland Hospital, 1962-1963. Senior house officer National Womens Hospital, New Zealand, 1964. Pathology registrar Auckland Hospital Board, 1965-1967.
Resident in pathology Sydney (Australia) Hospital, 1968-1970. Chemical pathologist Medlab Hamilton, New Zealand, since 1972. Consultant chemical pathologist Waikato Public Hospital, New Zealand, 1972-1993.
Medical practitioner, medical director Medlab Hamilton, New Zealand, since 1982. Director Medical Assurance Society, New Zealand, since 1989. Chairman International Accreditation New Zealand, 1996-1998.
President confederation Medical Associations of Asia and Oceania, 1999-2001.
Leader Military and Civilian Medical Aid Team, Kiribati, 1977. Medical officer RNZAF, Tonga, 1982. Member Waikato Hospital/Area Health Board, Waikato, New Zealand, 1986-1991.
Fellow Royal College Pathologists Australasia. Member New Zealand Medical Association (chairman 1996-1998), Institute Directors (chairman branch 1999-2001), Association Clinical Biochemists, New Zealand Society Pathologists, American Association Clinical Chemistry, Australasian Association Clinical Biochemists.
Married Annette Louise McCracken, February 22, 1983. Children: Matthew, David, Rachael.