Who's Going to be Speaking

We are proud of the excellence of the diverse and interesting guest speakers who address our monthly meetings.   Not only do they provide opportunity for learning and discussion on a wide range of topics, but they keep us up to date with what is happening in our ever-changing city and world.

Here are details of the upcoming speakers:


Monday, 11 October

Dr Rosie Ibbotson


Monday, 8 November

Dr Bruce Chapman, Gastroenterologist
"Life on the Inside, Top to Bottom"

Dr Chapman graduated with MBChB from the University of Otago in 1972.  He trained in the Department of Gastroenterology at Christchurch Hospital and completed training for the Royal Australian College of Physicians in 1978.  In 1982 he was appointed Senior Lecturer in Medicine at the Christchurch School of Medicine and in 1995 appointed as Full time Gastroenterologist at Christchurch Hospital.  He was Clinical Director of the Gastroenterology department for 10 years.

Now semi retired, his special interests included liver disease and diseases of the biliary system and endoscopic procedures and the pill camera.