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Ian Grant Sheerin, New Zealand healthcare educator. Achievements include research in alcohol and drug disorders among indigenous people of New Zealand; research in cost-effectiveness of anti-viral therapy for hepatitis C virus in injecting drug users. Recipient Dux, Tauranga Boys' College, 1971. Volunteer various organizations, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1982—2004.

Background

Sheerin, Ian Grant was born on September 22, 1953 in Te Kuiti, New Zealand. Son of Bruce Sheerin and Lilian Ada Bent.

Education

Bachelor in Social Science, Waikato University, Hamilton, 1974. Master of Arts with honors, Canterbury University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Christchurch School Medicine, New Zealand, 2004.

Career

Corporation services officer Healthlink South, Christchurch, 1993—2001. Lecturer Christchurch School Medicine, since 2001. Chairman Hepatitis C Resource Centre Trust, Christchurch, since 2001.

Membership

Volunteer various organizations, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1982—2004.

Connections

Married Johanna Wilhelmina Breukelaar, December 19, 1982. Children: Celia Anne, Tessa Mercantile.