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Cyril James CHAPMAN

BSc Chemistry (VUW) 1964, BMedSc (Otago) 1969, MB ChB (Otago) 1970, PhD Genetic epidemiology (Auckland) 1981, FRCP (Lond) 1997

Born Christchurch 7 Aug 1943

Cyril Chapman

Educated at Palmerston North Boys High School, Mana College and at Christchurch Boys High School

FRCP (Lond) 1997

HS / HP, Wairarapa and Palmerston North Hospitals 1971

MRC Training Fellow, 1972 - 1975

Paediatric Registrar, Auckland Hospital 1976 - 1977

MRC Fellowship 1978 - 1979

Clinical Geneticist, Wellington Hospital 1980 - 1989

Locum Consultant, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, England 1990

Senior Lecturer, Auckland University 1991 - 1993

Consultant in Clinical Genetics, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, England 1993 - 2003

Consultant in Clinical Genetics and Clinical Director, Genetics and Laboratories, Birmingham Women's Hospital 2003 - 2014

Emeritus Consultant in Clinical Genetics, Oxford University Hospitals, 2014 - present

President, Human Genetics Society of Australasia 1986 - 1988

President, Wellington branch NZMA 1987

President, Wellington branch Crippled Children Society 1986 - 1988

Having undertaken his first programming course in Fortran II in 1963, Cyril has a major interest in medical computer programming.

He developed the original widely sold pedigree software for geneticists (Cryllic). Subsequently authored ClinicalPedigree, and he remains involved with that.

photograph courtesy Cyril Chapman
Last updated 29 October 2016.