Dr. John R. Whittaker
As at 11 November, 2009, Whittaker was a Certifying Consultant in Consulting Suite 3, Level 2, of Ascot Hospital, Remuera, Auckland. Certifying consultants have the job of approving or disapproving a mother being permitted to have her pre-born child killed by abortion.
Abortion Supervisory Committee
As at 2000, John Whittaker served on the Abortion Supervisory Committee. The Committee oversees abortion law and practise in New Zealand. This includes licensing abortion mills, and appointing certifying consultants.
- Abortion.gen.nz website: Certifying Consultants (accessed on 25 August, 2010)
- ASC Minutes of Meeting, 7 Feb, 2000