Dr Peter Harrigan

Specialist Anaesthetist


BMed (Hons) UoN

Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesethetists

Fellow of the Faculty of Intensive Care, Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists


Harrigan P.W.J., Browne S.M., and Quail A.W.: Multiple Seizures Following Re-exposure to Propofol. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 1996, 24:261-264


Bedside teaching of medical students, JMOs and Registrars. Teaching of Part 1 and Part 2 tutorials for anaesthesia and intensive care trainees with a particular interest in airway management.

Teaching at NSW Rural Doctors Network anaesthesia refresher courses on Airway Management.

Development and dissemination of intravenous access guidelines for the HNE Area Health Service.


Peter qualified as a Specialist in Anaesthesia in 1999 and as a Specialist in Intensive Care in 2000.

He has pursued a career with a special interest in clinical research and perioperative medicine.

He is presently enjoying full time Anaesthetic practice and continues his interest in Perioperative Medicine, Critical Care and Regional Anaesthesia.


Outside the operating theatre he enjoys photography, snow skiing and philosophy.