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Newcastle Doctors Memoirs


HPMI wishes to thank Dr Steve de Lyall who did original audio recordings of interviews with several prominent Newcastle Medicos. We also are grateful to Professor Alan Hewson, AM, who continued to update memoir contributions to include video recordings until his passing in 2017. Alan's own interview is included in memoirs. Memoirs are are available for free Click Here to View Memoirs.

At the 200 Year's of a Hospital in Newcastle conference held in November 2017, Professor Alan Hewson, Dr Peter Hendry and Dr Owen James were honoured.  Professor John Duggan spoke on Chris McCaffery - A Giant of Hospital Management. Recordings of these are also included with their memoir recordings.

This compilation of first hand accounts and unbelievable tales, will go down in the history books as 85 years of Doctors who built the world of medicine in the Newcastle region.  Click here for further Information.

50% of funds made from sales will be donated to Fund for Royal Newcastle Hospital Visiting Professorship, therefore any Donations you may wish to make if you just want to view Memoris online are welcome. Click here to make a Donation (select Benefactor Donation and choose your amount and note in comments your donation is for access to the Doctors; Memoirs)

It is also possible to purchase an MP3 for @ $22 from HPMI. Click here for Order form.