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Robert CAMPBELL-BEGG

BA (NZ) 1905, MA Hons (NZ) 1907, BSc (NZ) 1908, MRCS LRCP (Edin) 1911, MB ChB (Edin) 1912, MD (Edin) 1923, FRCS (Edin) 1923, FACS 1926, FRACS 1927

Born Dunedin 11 Apr 1886                       Died Johannesburg 26 Jul 1971

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Educated at Kaikorai School, Otago Boys' High School, Otago and Edinburgh Universities

HS, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary 1912

MO, Barnato Consolidated Mines, Transvaal 1913 - 1914

In WW1, worked with the Red Cross in France before joining the RAMC in Egypt

Post-war, settled in Wellington, initially working in general practice

Visiting Honorary Surgeon, Wellington Children's Hospital 1917 - 1923

Visiting Honorary Urologist, Wellington Hospital 1924 - 1936

Postgraduate studies in USA 1927, in USA and Europe in 1930 and again in 1936

Moved to live in South Africa in 1937 where he practised as a Urologist. Retired from practice in 1951

 

 

Obituary: BMJ 1971 3:538

 

 

 

 

photograph courtesy J O Mercer collection
Last updated 29 October 2016.