Professor Amanda Barnard



BA(Hons), BMed(Hons), FRACGP


  • General Practice


Professor Amanda Barnard is an awarded teacher and educator, Professor Barnard’s academic interests lie in medical education, the changing demands and nature of the primary care workforce, and chronic disease in primary care, particularly chronic respiratory disease. She has Chaired the Guidelines Committee for the Australian Asthma handbook since 2010, and is a member of the AIHW National Asthma and Other Chronic Respiratory Conditions Monitoring Advisory Group.

Professor Barnard continues to work as a GP in rural NSW, and serves on a number of state, national and international  bodies with education, training, rural workforce and health system briefs.


Research interests

medical education

Rural medical educaton

Primary care

Asthma and COPD in primary care

Gender issues in health care

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