Barbara arrived from Northern Ireland and began working in Brooke Street in 2000.
In 2004 she moved to the northern territory working in aboriginal health, family planning and general practice before deciding to return to Brooke Street in 2007.
Barbara is interested in the holistic approach to caring for and empowering patients. Her interests also include counselling, mental health and chronic disease. Outside work Barbara is a passionate animal lover and spends much time (and money !) caring for sick and injured wildlife at her own home .
She also enjoys swimming and cycling when she can fit that in.