Dr Brian Spain

Dr Brian Spain


Royal Darwin Hospital, Northern Territory

Dr Brian Spain has been working at Royal Darwin Hospital, Northern Territory since 1997 and  director of Anaesthesia in 2001. He is currently now CoDirector Division of Surgery and Critical Care. 

The hospital provides care to the highest density of First Nations people in Australia who make up more than 50% of inpatients. 

Brian was involved in the medical responses to Bali bombings in 2002 and 2005, International AUSMAT response to Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines in 2013 and subsequently to disasters in PNG, Samoa and Fiji.  
He has long term interest in developing world medicine with many trips working and teaching in East Timor, Indonesia, Cambodia and Pacific nations. 

Last updated 15:04 28.03.2022