DR Billy Garvey

DR Billy Garvey


  • Health Informatics
  • Mental Health
  • Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics



  • Billy is a Paediatrician with over 15 years experience working with children in a number of settings. He is currently the Senior Fellow in the Centre for Community Child Health at the Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) Melbourne. He is an expert reviewer for the Raising Children’s Network, contributes to the RCH Clinical Practice Guidelines and is a reviewer for several academic paediatric journals. His research interests include supporting children with additional needs, educational collaboration, improving health literacy and promoting community engagement to support vulnerable families. Billy teaches medical students and paediatric trainees as a Clinical Teaching Fellow for the University of Melbourne, and holds advocacy and research roles in government and not-for-profit organisations at a national, state and local level.   



Education and training

  • FRACP, 2018
  • MBBS, Griffith University 2009
  • BSc, Monash University 2005

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 2018
  • Not in List, 2018
  • Advanced Traininee Research Symposium, Royal Children'sHospital, 2018