MB BChir (Cantab), PhD, BSc (Hons), FRANZCR

Dr Liat Barrett

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About Dr Liat Barrett

Dr Liat Barrett graduated with a dual medical degree and PhD from Cambridge University. Prior to her specialty training, Dr Barrett undertook research Fellowships in Bioinformatics at the Weizmann Institute in Israel and at the Institute of Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland.

 She completed her radiology training in Queensland at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in 2016, and since then has held roles both at I-MED Radiology and in the public sector at Ipswich General Hospital, employed by Queensland Health. Dr Barrett has subspecialty interest in chest radiology, and is NIOSH B Reader certified, routinely reporting ILO standard chest studies for occupational lung disease screening. She also has interest in neuroradiology and is a member of the Australia and New Zealand Society of Neuroradiology.

Dr Barrett takes enjoys teaching trainees and attending educational meetings. She has recently become a RANZCR Examiner for the oral OSCER examinations, and for the last few years has been involved in writing the pathology examination. This year she is the clinical radiology co-convenor for the annual RANZCR scientific meeting being held in Brisbane. 

She is an active member of the I-MED AI Committee, being involved in trials of the Annalise chest x-ray and CT brain tools prior to roll out. She is a strong advocate of AI as a tool to support radiologists, in improving diagnostic accuracy and thus patient outcomes.

Radiological Skills & Interests

  • NIOSH B Reader certification
  • Thoracic radiology
  • Neuroradiology