Top honour for FANZCA

06 December 2021

Melbourne anaesthetist Dr Amanda Baric has received Mongolia's highest civilian award.

Dr Baric received the Order of the Polar Star award from the Mongolian government at a ceremony (see translation) at the Mongolian embassy in Canberra on 3 December.

Dr Baric is in good company -- previous recipients include President Barack Obama and former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

The award recognises Dr Baric's work and commitment over the last 15 years to provide safe and high quality anaesthesia and surgery in the country.

Last updated 14:55 6.12.2021