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Dr Rachael Barber

Consultant Paediatric Intensivist Deputy Medical Director, RMCH Paediatric Clinical Lead, Organ Donation

BM BS (Hons), B Med Sci, MRCPCH

Special interests:

Acute kidney injury
Transport medicine
Organ donation
Clinical Leadership


Graduated from University of Nottingham in 1996. Completed paediatric training in London and Manchester.  Paediatric intensive care training undertaken in Manchester, Glasgow and Melbourne, Australia.

Appointed as PICU consultant at RMCH in 2007.

In 2010 appointed Co-Lead for the regional transport service, NWTS and jointly led in the setup of the service.

Clinical Lead for Organ Donation since 2018

CSU Lead for Paediatric Critical care 2012-2019

Deputy Medical Director for RMCH since 2019


Phone: 0161 701 8040