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03 Jul 2018

Emergency Medicine (EM) is an exciting and rewarding career choice, attracting individuals who enjoy variety and challenge. EM physicians manage the full spectrum of physical and behavioural emergencies. They are experts in identifying the critically ill and injured and providing safe and effective immediate care.


A reminder that the closing date for Selection into FACEM Training for NSW and NZ is fast approaching.



New Zealand & NSW1

Rest of Australia

Applications open

6 June 2018

6 August 2018

Applications close

8 July 2018

7 September 2018

All references due

20 July 2018

5 October 2018

Selection Subcommittee meeting

6 August 2018

12 November 2018

Notification to applicants

17 August 2018

7 December 2018

Enrolment due2

19 November 2018

21 January 2019


1 The New Zealand training year commences earlier than the training year in Australia, which is why the selection of New Zealand candidates occurs before Australian candidates.

2 Enrolment is specified as providing details of your first placement, and payment of the enrolment fee and annual training fee


For further information regarding Selection into the FACEM Training Program please contact the ACEM Training Team on 03 9320 0444 or visit our website at

Published: 03 Jul 2018