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Biographical entry Gregory, Irene Dorothy Rosalie (1922 - 2003)

MB ChB Bristol 1944; DOMS 1946; FRCS 1953.

8 October 1922
8 December 2003


Irene Gregory was a consultant ophthalmologist at Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup. She was born on 8 October 1922 and studied medicine at Bristol University, qualifying MB ChB in 1944.

She was a house surgeon at Bristol Royal Infirmary and Bristol Eye Hospital, and went on to a senior registrar post at Guy's Hospital, London. She gained her diploma in ophthalmic medicine and surgery (DOMS) in 1946 and her FRCS in 1953. She became a part-time consultant ophthalmologist in Sidcup and to the Inner London Education Authority.

She was a member of the Christian Medical Fellowship.

Irene Gregory died on 8 December 2003. She was 81.

Sarah Gillam

The Royal College of Surgeons of England