Gregg, Norman, (Norman McAlister), (Sir) (1892-1966)

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Gregg, Norman (1892-1966)
Gregg, Norman McAlister, (Sir) (1892-1966)
Gregg, Norman McAlister (1892-1966)
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Ophthalmologist
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Sir Norman McAlister Gregg (1892-1966), ophthalmologist, was born on 7 March 1892 at Burwood, Sydney, youngest of six children of native-born parents James Gregg, auctioneer, and his wife Mary, née Miller....

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Norman Gregg was a Sydney ophthalmologist who discovered that rubella in a pregnant woman could cause blindness or deformity in her child.

  • Education - MB ChM, University of Sydney
  • Career position - Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps
  • Award - Military Cross (MC)
  • Career position - Resident Medical Officer, Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney
  • Education - Diploma of Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery
  • Career position - Honorary Ophthalmic Surgeon, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney and Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children
  • Career position - Fellow, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Career position - President, Ophthalmological Society of New South Wales
  • Career position - Lecturer in Diseases of the Eye, University of Sydney
  • Award - Shorney Prize, University of Adelaide
  • Career position - President, Ophthalmological Society of Australia
  • Career position - Vice-President, Board of Management, Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Sydney
  • Award - Charles Mickle Fellowship, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Award - James Cook Medal, Royal Society of New South Wales
  • Award - Norman McAlister Gregg Prize and Oration inaugurated by the Ophthalmological Society of Australia
  • Award - Honorary DSc, University of Sydney
  • Career position - Honorary Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Royal Alexandra Hospital

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  1. Gregg, Norman McAlister
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Gregg, Sir Norman McAlister (1892-1966), Ophthalmologist
    Lancaster, Paul A.L.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1996
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 14, 235-327
  3. Obituary: Norman McAlister Gregg
    Lancaster, H. O.
    Published: 1966
    Series: Australian Journal of Science, 29, 4, 104
  4. Norman McAlister Gregg
    Anon
    Published: 1966
    Series: The Lancet, 288, 7458, 347
  5. Gregg's rubella legacy 1941 - 1991
    Burgess, M. A.
    Published: 1991
    Series: Medical Journal of Australia, 155, 355-7
  6. Norman McAlister Gregg
    Anon
    Published: 1967
    Series: Transactions of the Ophthalmological Society of Australia, 26, 5-7
  7. Rubella: essays in honour of the centenary of the birth of Sir Norman Gregg 1892 - 1966
    Heagney, Brenda
    Published: Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Sydney, 1992
  8. The eyes have it: Norman McAlister Gregg and congenital rubella
    Lancaster, Paul A. L.
    Published: Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Sydney, 1992
    Series: Rubella: essays in honour of the centenary of the birth of Sir Norman Gregg 1892 - 1966, 25-50
  9. Roll of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
    McDonald, G. L.
    Published: Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Sydney, 1988
  10. Gregg's Rubella Legacy 1941-1991
    Gill, P.
    Published: 1992
    Series: Medical Journal of Australia, 156, 2, 138-139
  11. Norman McAlister Gregg
    Dods, Lorimer
    Published: 1966
    Series: Medical Journal of Australia, 1966, 2, 1166
  12. Hand in hand: the story of the Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children
    Hamilton, D. G.
    Published: John Ferguson, Sydney, 1979

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  1. JUSTICES OF THE PEACE WHOSE WHEREABOUTS CANNOT BE TRACED.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 5 June 1931 [Issue No.68 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1931

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    ... Glen Innes Date of Ap» pointment. , 16/3/1904 ! 25/6/1912 7/10/1892 | 7/2/1926. i 23/11/1903 30 ... /6/1914 9/4/1919 18/10/1897 7/10/1892 27/6/1917 14/1/1920 ' 4/10/1901 7/4/189C 11/1/1902 9/6/1920 16 ... 29400 words
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  3. REGISTER OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS FOR 1937.
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    ... .M., Syd. Alan Worsley Holmes a'Court, M.D., Ch.M., Syd., F.R.C.P., Lond. Colvin, Arthur Edmund, C.B.E., M.C ... 3, 1926 4071 May 11, 1921 5402 Aug. 12,1931" 4203 May 1, 1922 1736 Feb. 10,1892 4431 Sept. 24 ... 51679 words
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  1. Knighthood Surprised Physician
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  2. KNIGHTHOOD A REAL SURPRISE SAYS PHYSICIAN
    The Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 - 1954) Thursday 1 January 1953 p 2 Article
    ... KNIGHTHOOD A REAL lURPRISE SAYS PHYSICIAN Brilliant physician, Sir Norman McAlister yGregg, KB ... Prime Ministership. Sir Philip McBride has often been mentioned as a successor to Mr. Men-zies as leader ... 340 words
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    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 20 September 1947 p 17 Family Notices
    ... daugh-BENTLEY (nee McDowall), — On Septem-J> btr 18. at Padua House, to Alma and Bin— a daughter. Both ... 13. at Jessie McPherson Hospital, to j0v and Jack— a son (John Sculthorpe). HALL (nee Heale). — On ... 16647 words
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