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After earning her BSc with honours at the University of Western Ontario, Dr. Barbara Brennan attended graduate school at McMaster University, earning her MSc and PhD in Cytogenetics. In 1983 she graduated from McMaster University Medical School and entered a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Today Dr. Brennan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist at McMaster University Medical Centre.


Research Interests

  • Prenatal diagnosis
  • Epidemiology and natural history of congenital anomalies
  • Technique for assessing fetal health
  • Postgraduate education in maternal-fetal medicine
  • Undergraduate education
  • Perinatal outreach
  • Postgraduate evaluation
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy


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  • BSc - University of Western Ontario
  • MSc & PhD - McMaster University
  • MD - McMaster

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