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John Arthur Rolland O'REGAN

MB ChB (NZ) 1928, MRCS (Eng) LRCP (Lond) 1931, FRCS (Eng) 1931, FRACS 1938

Born Wellington 1 Jul 1904                      Died Wellington 1 Nov 1992

Rolland ORegan

HS / HP, Wellington Hospital 1928 / 1929

Postgraduate study in England 1931 - 1933.                         Had appointments at the Poplar Hospital for Accidents in London, the Dreadnought Seamans' Hospital in Greenwich, the North Western Fever Hospital, and at St Charles Hospital.

Casualty Officer, Wellington Hospital 1934

Visiting Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1936 - 1960

Visiting Surgeon, Home of Compassion 1933 - 1963

WW2 service on a hospital ship

President of the Cancer Society

Medical Historian

Campaigner for racial equality

 

photograph courtesy Sir Tipene O'Regan

Obituary: NZMJ 1993 106:113

Last updated 29 October 2016.