MB ChB (NZ) 1956, MRACP 1960, MRCP (Lond) 1961, FRACP 1970, FRCP (Lond) 1977

Born Timaru 13 Dec 1932

Peter Leslie

Educated at Wellington College

HS / HP, Wellington Hospital 1957 - 1958

Medical Registrar, Wellington Hospital 1959

Medical Registrar in General Medicine and Cardiology, General Hospital, Birmingham, England 1960 - 1961 (Dr Paul Davison)

Medical Registrar, the National Heart Hospital, London 1961 - 1963 (Drs Paul Wood, Aubrey Leatham and Evan Bedford)

Cardiologist, Wellington Hospital 1963 - 2000

Head of Cardiology Department, Wellington Hospital 1977 - 1997

Clinical Leader, Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wellington Hospital 1997 - 1999

Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Wellington Hospital 2000 - present

photograph courtesy Wellington Hospital photographic archive

Visiting Cardiologist, Hawkes Bay Area Health Board 1965 - 1993

Visiting Cardiologist, Wanganui Hospital 1967 - 2000

Clinical Senior Lecturer, Wellington School of Medicine 1977 - 1997

Clinical Reader, Wellington School of Medicine 1998 - 2000

Peter has a remarkable record of service with multiple professional and other organisations, in particular the Royal Australsian College of Physicians, the Cardiac Society of Australia and NZ, the National Heart Foundation of NZ, the NZ Red Cross Society, and the NZ Army.

He is currently (2004), President (NZ), The Royal Australasian College of Physicians; Chairman of the Council of Medical Colleges in NZ; Chief Medical Advisor, NZ Red Cross Society

Last updated 29 October 2016.