Born Barellan, NSW 1923 Died 5 Feb 1994
Entered general practice in Bentleigh, Victoria.
Whilst there became interested in the treatment of alcoholism.
Joint founder and Vice President, of the Alcoholism Foundation of Victoria 1958
PG study into treatment of alcoholism early 1960s, visiting centres in USA, Canada, England, Scandanavia and Israel.
Established Delmont Private Hospital, Burwood for the treatment of alcoholics in the early 1970s.
Foundation Medical Director, Alcohol and Drug Service, Wellington Hospital Board, 1979 - 1980