Cara Barnes

Interventional Cardiologist and Researcher


Dr Cara Barnes is a Cardiology Advanced Trainee from Royal Perth Hospital (RPH) in Western Australia.

She was the 2017 recipient of a Department of Health Registrar Research Fellowship. During this Fellowship she was involved in research into the emergency assessment of chest pain, the utility of bedside risk scoring and helped to establish a Cardiac Outcomes Registry at RPH. She has an interest in cardiac biomarkers and has been awarded a Heart Foundation Vanguard grant to investigate a novel cardiac biomarker.