Barbara joined King's in 2014 as Department Administrator and PA to Professor Emily Simonoff in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
In 2017, she joined Dr Dennis Ougrin's team in the BeST? Services Trial, an NIHR-funded randomised controlled trial looking at improving mental health for infants who are placed in care. She concurrently worked as fundraising assistant for Professor Emily Simonoff working on the CYP fundraising campaign and Pears Maudsley Centre for Children and Young People.
In December 2020, Barbara took up the role of Research facilitator / Office Manager in the Eating Disorders Unit in the Department of Psychological Medicine, working closely with Professor Ulrike Schmidt, Professor Kate Tchanturia, Professor Janet Treasure, Professor Iain Campbell, Professor Edgar Jones, Professor Khalida Ismail and Dr Hubertus Himmerich.