Dr Draga Barbaric

Senior Staff Specialist Paediatric Haematologist/Oncologist

Dr Draga Barbaric is a Staff Specialist Paediatric Oncologist at Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick. Dr Barbaric is also the Sydney Children’s Hospital Principal Investigator for the Children’s Oncology Group.

Dr Barbaric undertook her clinical training at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead and at British Columbia’s Children’s Hospital in Vancouver, Canada. She has also completed a Master of Medicine research degree where she investigated the molecular pathogenesis of childhood acute leukaemia.  

Dr Barbaric’s research interests include the treatment of childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL). She is currently the Australian National Coordinator of the international AIEOP-BFM 2009 Treatment Protocol for Children and Adolescents with ALL. She has also had a long-standing research interest in the epidemiology and mechanisms underlying leukaemogenesis in children with Down Syndrome.

Contact Details
Ph: (02) 9382 2970
Fax: (02) 9382 1789
Email: draga.barbaric@health.nsw.gov.au