Margaret June SPARROW DCNZM MBE
BSc (VUW), MB ChB (Otago), DipVen Soc Apoth (Lond), FACSHP,
Hon DSc (VUW), FRANZCOG (Hon)
Born Inglewood, Taranaki 26/6/1935
Educated at Waitara District High School and New Plymouth Girls' High School
BSc (VUW) 1956, MB ChB (Otago) 1963, DipVen Soc Apoth (Lond) 1976, FACSHP 1991, Hon DSc (VUW) 1993, FRANZCOG (Hon) 1998
Research assistant, Department of Surgery, Otago Medical School 1957
Medical Officer, Student Health, VUW 1969 - 1981
Visiting Venereologist, Wellington Hospital 1977 - 1999. Acting Head of Service 28/5/1992 - 9/1/1995.
Medical Officer, Family Planning Clinic 1971 - 1987. Medical Director from 1976. On her
retirement, the clinic was renamed the Margaret Sparrow Centre.
Inaugural operating doctor at the Parkview Clinic 1980. Made redundant in 1998.
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