Internal Medicine: Open Access

Internal Medicine: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2165-8048

David Barnes

David Barnes
Associate Professor
University of Sydney, Australia


Dr. David Barnes is a respiratory and sleep physician at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia  and Clinical Associate Professor, University of Sydney. He is past Chairman of the Professional Standards Subcommittee of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, with a longstanding interest in both the professional and training standards within the specialty. With respect to the latter he has been for some years the Coordinator of Advanced Training in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Royal Australasian College of Physicians. David reviews manuscripts for a number of journals including Chest, Respirology, Thorax, Sleep and Internal Medicine Journal. He has recently been appointed to the Editorial Board of Chest. His main clinical and research interests are in respiratory infections, lung cancer and sleep disordered breathing, with over 50 publications in peer reviewed journals in these and other areas.

Research Interest

Dr. David Barnes research interest include Lung cancer, Respiratory infections/pneumonia and Sleep apnea.