Adolescent Physician, Counties-Manukau Health, Auckland, NZ
Bridget Farrant is an adolescent physician who works in Counties-Manukau Health, in south Auckland. She also works for the University of Auckland Department of Paediatrics as part of the youth health teaching and research programme.
She has a strong clinical interest in working with young people to assist in managing psychosocially complicated pain presentations and working with young people with chronic health conditions. She is interested in service development to meet the developmental needs of young people and has been involved in a number on multidiscuiplinary projects doing this.
She is actively involved in development of training and education pathways through the College of Physicians in the developing area of Adolescent and Youth Adult Medicine.