Dr Patricia Hullah is a Consultant Physician in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Physicians. She obtained undergraduate degrees in both Applied Science and Medicine from the University of Sydney, graduating with Honours from Medicine in 2004. Patricia completed specialist training at Royal North Shore and Concord Hospitals and has worked as a Staff Specialist at Bankstown and Concord Hospitals. She currently admits and consults on patients at the Northern Beaches Hospital. She sees outpatients at Peninsula Respiratory in Frenchs Forest.
Patricia has an interest in obstructive sleep apnoea, obstructive airways disease (COPD, asthma, bronchiectasis), interstitial lung disease and lung cancer. She performs bronchoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound and biopsy, basic thoracic ultrasonography and insertion of intercostal catheters. She has additional advanced skills in symptom management. Patricia is a member of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand. Patricia has completed research on diagnostic methods in sleep disordered breathing, pulmonary embolism, symptom management and psychosocial impacts on health. She has obtained a Clinical Teaching Fellowship from the University of Sydney in 2019. She is employed as a Senior Clinical Lecturer for the University of Sydney and is actively involved in medical student teaching and the training of junior doctors.