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Graeme Henry Lear

BSc (Physiology) 1974, MB BS (Lond) 1977, MRCP(UK) 1981, FRACP 1992, FRCPCH 1996

b. 8 May 1953

Educated at Cheshunt Grammar School, Herts, UK 1964-1971

Studied Medicine at St Thomas's Hospital Medical School 1971-1977

House Physician St Thomas's Hospital London 1978

House Surgeon Jersey General Hospital, Channel Islands 1978-1979

SHO General Paediatrics, St Thomas's Hospital 1979

SHO Casualty, Cheltenham General Hospital, Gloucestershire 1980

SHO General Medicine, Welwyn Garden City, Herts 1980-1981

SHO, Neonatal Paediatrics, Jessop Hospital for Women, Sheffield 1981-1982

SHO Neonatal Paediatrics John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford 1982

Rotating Paediatric Registrar, Queen Victoria Medical centre, Melbourne, Geelong Hospital, Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne 1982 - 1984

Research Fellow and Hon. Registrar, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester 1986-1987

Senior Registrar in Paediatrics, Royal Free Hospital, London 1987-1989

Consultant Paediatrician Southland Hospital, Invercargill 1990 - 1992

Consultant Paediatrician Gisborne Hospital, 1992 - 2007

Hon. Senior Lecturer Wellington School of Medicine 1999-2007

Hon. Senior Lecturer Auckland University 2002-2007

Clinical Director Child and Adolescent Health and Maternity Services, Gisborne Hospital 2000-2004

Chief Medical Advisor, Tairawhiti District Health 2004 - 2007


General Paediatrician and Clinical Director Child Health Services, CCDHB Wellington  2007 - 2010

General Paediatrician Wellington Hospital 2010 - 2011

General Paediatrician Gisborne Hospital 2011 - 2018






photograph courtesy Graeme Lear
Last updated 25 September 2020.