Astrid Muscat Baron graduated MD from the University of Malta in 1988. Her paediatric specialisation initiated in Watford General Hospital, U.K. and at the Catholic University Hospital in Leuven, Belgium and then she continued working at St. Luke’s Hospital in Malta. Dr. Muscat Baron attained the DCH (Lond.) followed by an MSc in Community Child Health at Warwick University, Coventry. Dr. Muscat Baron now works as a paediatrician in private practice and in local children’s residential homes. Her interest in painting as well as in music started at an early age. Since 2008, Dr. Muscat Baron has been tutored in an open Art class by Mr. George Farrugia, mainly in watercolours; she also enjoys creating pencil and charcoal drawings. Several of her works have been displayed in collective art exhibitions Hospital between 1975 and 1978.