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Dr Catherine Barrow

Medical Oncologist
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Dr Catherine Barrow has been a medical oncologist since 2004 working in Melbourne and Auckland before returning to Wellington to work as a medical oncologist in 2006. She has also worked as the Ludwig Institute Cancer Research Fellow in Melbourne and as a research fellow at the Auckland University School of Biological Sciences.

Dr Barrow is actively involved in research and is principal investigator of a number of melanoma clinical trials that have been, or are being conducted at Wellington Hospital including phase I/II study collaborations with the Malaghan Institute and Clinical Trials New Zealand.

She is also a visiting oncologist at the multidisciplinary Wellington Regional Melanoma Clinic based at the Plastic Surgical Unit at the Hutt Hospital.

Affiliations & Memberships

  • Executive Committee for the New Zealand Melanoma Network (MELNET)
  • Malaghan Institute and Clinical Trials New Zealand

Special Interests

Dr Catherine Barrow accepts referrals for all cancer types, with a special clinical interest in:
  • Breast cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Melanoma

Icon Locations

Bowen Icon Cancer Centre View centre

Visiting Locations

  • Wellington Regional Melanoma Clinic
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Contact us

  • 04 896 0200
  • Level B3, Bowen Specialist Medical Centre 98 Churchill Drive Crofton Downs Wellington 6035