Kenneth Barker

Consultant Anaesthetist, NHS Highland

Kenneth Barker trained in anaesthesia in Dundee and in Sweden. He has been a consultant in Raigmore Hospital, Inverness since 2000, and in recent years developed an interest in environmental issues and sustainable medicine. He is a strong believer in grassroots change, co-founding the Scottish Environmental Anaesthesia Group(@GreenAnaesScot) to spread the message about achievable change in medical practice. He was elected in 2020 to council of the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) and is on the Environment and Sustainability Committee. This year he is working with Scottish Government to implement the National Green Theatres Programme into every Scottish Hospital.