Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, Bachelor in Obstetrics, National University Ireland, Dublin, 1952. Doctor in Child Health, National University Ireland, Dublin, 1953.
Intern St. Vincent Hospital, Dublin, 1952, Children's Hospital, Dublin, 1953. Resident St. Marys Hospital, 1953. Senior resident Alder Hey Hospital, Liverpool, England, 1954-1955.
Senior resident in pathology St. Kevin's Hospital, Dublin, 1956-1958. Pathologist diagnostic laboratory University College Dublin, 1958-1968. Lecturer in pathology University College Dublin, National University Ireland, 1963-1992.
Consultant histopathologist University College Dublin, National University Ireland, 1968-1992. Consultant pathologist Peamount Hospital, Dublin, since 1960. President section pathology Royal Academy Medicine, Dublin, 1978-1979.
Member council Irish Association Cancer Research, Dublin, 1980-1982. Member faculty School Medicine, University College Dublin, 1963-1992. Associate professor pathology Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh University, 1986.
Member Taisce, Dublin, since 1975. Volunteer Our Lady's Hospice, Dublin, since 1994. Captain Partmarnock Golf Club, Dublin, 1983.
Member Irish Military History Society, Dublin, since 1965. President Clongowes Union, Dublin, 1995-1996. Fellow Royal College Pathologists (member committee Irish branch 1983-1985), Faculty of Pathology.
Member Royal College Physicians Ireland.
Married Margaret Violet Masterson, September 23, 1958. Children: Tim, Lar, Mary, Jim, Joe.