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Prof. David Barnes

Prof. David Barnes MB BS, FRACP

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Special Interests
General Respiratory Disorders, Lung Cancer, Respiratory Infections, Sleep Apnoea, Assessment of Lung Nodules, Tuberculosis, COPD. 

Prof. David Barnes is a Visiting Medical Officer at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, with rooms in RPAH Medical Centre, Newtown.

All areas of respiratory medicine covered, with a particular interest in lung cancer, respiratory infections and sleep apnoea. He conducts …

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MB BS (1st Class Honours), University of Sydney (1973 - 1978)
Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Physicians
FRACP 1985
Clinical Professor, University of Sydney

Registration Numbers and Professional Memberships

AHPRA: MED0001049375

Royal Australia College of Physicians (RACP)

Australasian Sleep Association

Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand

Organising Committee. Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Malignant Pleura Mesothelioma. Asbestos Diseases Research Institute; Sydney: 2013  

Member, Sydney Catalyst, NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre  

SLHD VMO Quinquennium Appointments Steering Committee 2012  

Member, Australian Lung Cancer Trials Group (ALTG)  

Member, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 2010 - present 

Member, Cancer Australia National Lung Cancer Advisory Group: 2010 - present

Member, Respiratory Failure and Ventilatory Support Group, Woolcock Institute of Medical Research

Medical Practitioners Panel of Assessors, Department of Health, Queensland 2006 -2010

Executive, TSANZ 2004 - 2008

Chairman, Professional Standards Subcommittee, TSANZ 2004 - 2008

CSAHS Tuberculosis Advisory Committee 2003 - present

Professional Standards Subcommittee, Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand 2002 - 2008

RPAH Medical Board Executive 2002 - 2004

Expert Reference Group, IDM Project, Department of Ageing, Disability & Home Care

COPD Steering Committee, Central Sydney Area Health Services (CSAHS) 2001 - 2005

Lung Cancer Survival Working Group, NSW Cancer Council 2000 - present

President, NSW Branch Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand 2000 - 2001

State Committee, Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand, 1996 - 2001

Chairman, Education Subcommittee, NSW Branch, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 1991 - 1993

Teaching Committee, Division of Medicine, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital 1988 - 1995

Peer Review Committee, Division of Medicine, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital 1987 - 2000 (Chairman 1995 - 2000)

RACP Representative, Post Graduate Medical Council of NSW 1989 -1992

Awards and Publications

1. Barnes DJ. Pleural effusions. Bulletin of Post Graduate Committee in Medicine 1981. Vol 37 No. 3.

2. Barnes DJ, Naraqi S, Igo JD. Haemophilus influenzae pneumonia in Melanesian adults: report of 15 cases. Thorax 1987; 42: 889-891.

3. Barnes …

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