Dr Patrick Farrell

Dr Patrick Farrell.gifPatrick Farrell is a senior staff specialist of anaesthesia of the Newcastle anaesthesia service based at John Hunter Hospital. He is a graduate of University of New South Wales. He commenced his anaesthetic training at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading, UK and completed his fellowship in Sydney in 1986.


Patrick's clinical interests include paediatric and neonatal anaesthesia and he has contributed a chapter on paediatric thoracic anaesthesia to Hatch and Sumner’s Textbook of Paediatric Anaesthesia. He was an ANZCA final examiner for 12 years and a member of the Final Exam Committee. He is a past president of the Society for Paediatric Anaesthesia in New Zealand and Australia. Patrick is married, has four children and enjoys cycling and living near the Hunter Valley.


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