Dr Michael McCarron
Dr Michael McCarron | MBChB MRCPCH PGCERT FRACP
Dr Michael McCarron is a Retrieval Specialist at NETS & a Paediatric Emergency Medicine Specialist at Blacktown and Mount Druitt Hospitals.
He completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of Dundee, Scotland, and his postgraduate Paediatric Emergency Medicine specialist training across the UK before moving to Sydney in 2019. He achieved FRACP in January 2022.
Michael is actively involved in clinical research. His interests include paediatric trauma, equity of access to healthcare and paediatric retrieval. He is currently leading a study at NETS into the impact of a paediatric retrieval team on morbidity outcomes in paediatric trauma patients requiring inter-hospital retrieval to a paediatric trauma centre in NSW. This study will form his thesis submission to the Master of Philosophy (Medicine) degree at the University of Sydney.
He represents NETS on the ACI Rural Referral Emergency Advisory Group and CHW trauma committee.
Michael is a keen sailor and spends most Saturdays racing on Sydney Harbour (one of the many reasons he has chosen to call Sydney, "home").