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Biographical entry Workman, Barbara Skeete (1954 - )

17 April 1954
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Medical educator


Barbara Workman's clinical interests include chronic pain management. She was appointed Director of the Pain Clinic at the Kingston Centre, Victoria, in 1989.



Education - Bachelor of Medicine (MB) and Bachelor of Surgery (BS) completed at the University of Melbourne
1985 - 1988
Career position - National Heart Foundation (NHF) Postgraduate Medical Research Scholar at the Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Victoria
Career position - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)
1989 -
Career position - Director of the Pain Clinic at the Kingston Centre, Victoria
1989 - 1996
Career position - Assistant Physician at the Austin Hospital in Victoria
1989 - 1997
Career position - Honorary Senior Lecturer at Monash University, Victoria
1989 - 1997
Career position - Deputy Director of Geriatric Services at the Caulfield General Medical Centre in Victoria
Education - Doctor of Medicine (MD) received from the University of Melbourne
1990 - 1997
Career position - Honorary Assistant Physician at the Alfred Hospital, Victoria
1997 -
Career position - Professor of Geriatric Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine at Monash University and Southern Health based at the Kingston Centre Campus, Victoria
1998 -
Career position - Director of CDAMS Kingston Centre, Victoria
1999 -
Career position - Director of the Monash Ageing Research Centre, Victoria

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

See also

  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

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