Not to be confused with other medical experts of the same name, Professor David Barton is an Academic and Clinical Psychiatrist, bringing a breadth of knowledge to inform his medico-legal examinations and reports.
Professor Barton works as a Senior Consultant at Ballarat Health Services, a Consultation Liaison Psychiatrist within the Acquired Brain Injury Unit at Caulfield Hospital and is the Director of Mental Health Services at South Eastern Private Hospital. He is a Senior Research Scientist at the Human Neurotransmitter Laboratory at the BakerIDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, where his major research interest is in the links between psychiatric illness and cardiovascular disease. He is also an Honorary Principal Fellow at the University of Melbourne and is an Adjunct Professor at Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre.
Professor Barton specialises in general adult and older persons Psychiatry and has a particular interest in the field of Neuropsychiatry, Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injury and the association between Depression and Cardiovascular disease.
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