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John Lewis ADAMS

MB ChB (NZ) 1940, MRACP 1947, MRCP (Lond) 1948, FRACP 1957, MD (NZ) 1959, FRCP (Lond) 1965

Born Pahiatua 17 Oct 1917                          Died 2009

John Adams

Educated At Wellington College, Victoria and Otago Universities

Relieving HS, Palmerston North Hospital 1/1940 - 3/1940

HS, Wellington Hospital 4/1940 - 1942

WW2 service 1942 - 1945, in the western Pacific and in Italy

Medical Registrar, Wellington Hospital 1946

Postgraduate studies in London 1947 - 1948, attending the National Heart Hospital, the National Hospital for Nervous Diseases Queen Square, the London Hospital and the Central Middlesex Hospital

General practice in Miramar 1948 - 1952

In August 1952, moved to specialist medical practice at Kelvin Chambers, taking over the practice of Dr J Roberts Boyd who had retired

Senior Physician, Silverstream Hospital  Dec 1954 - 1960

Senior Visiting Physician, Wellington Hospital 1 Oct 1960 - 30 Sep 1962

Assistant Visiting Physician, Wellington Hospital 1 Oct 1962 - 28 Feb 1966

Senior Visiting Physician, Wellington Hospital 1 Mar 1966 - 31 Dec 1982

Retired from all private practice 31 Mar 1991

photograph courtesy John Adams
Last updated 30 October 2016.