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e-DiT is a monthly publication of the National Doctors-in-Training Network. The AMA's National Doctors-in-Training (DiT) Network keeps members up to date on developments affecting doctors in training. The DiT network utilises internet technology to link doctors together on a national basis to facilitate the rapid exchange of views and information on issues of concern to DiTs throughout Australia.

Turning the tide

07 Dec 2017
It’s been a wild ride this year, and you know it’s time to sit back and reflect on it when the Christmas decorations start appearing in the shops. So, let’s do...

Australia’s Future Health Workforce - Emergency Medicine report

07 Dec 2017
Are you an ED trainee? Are you thinking about ED as a career? Current workforce predictions show that we'll have twice as many emergency physicians as we need...

AMA NSW DITC welcomes NSW Government's JMO Wellbeing & Support Plan

07 Dec 2017
After strong advocacy from AMA NSW, the NSW Government has announced its JMO Wellbeing and Support Plan which aims to better support the health and wellbeing...

Doctors’ Health Advisory Services - supporting you

07 Dec 2017
The AMA, with funding support from the Medical Board of Australia, now coordinates a national network of confidential doctors’ health advisory and referral...

It’s time to end the fearmongering about training

07 Dec 2017
In the latest edition of Australian medicine, AMACDT Deputy Co-chair, Dr Kate Kearney, talks about the doctor in training (DiT) "panic money pie",...

Bonded graduates - AMA pushing for changes

07 Dec 2017
The AMACDT Deputy Chair, Dr Chris Wilson, accompanied by an AMA delegation of bonded graduates, attended a meeting last week with the Department of Health (DoH...

Round two now open: Rural Junior Doctor Training Innovation Fund

07 Dec 2017
The second round of the Federal Government’s Rural Junior Doctor Training Innovation Fund (RJDTIF) closes soon but is still open for application until...

AMA demands independent health assessments for asylum seekers

07 Dec 2017
In a meeting with AMA President, Dr Michael Gannon, the Immigration Minister, Peter Dutton, ruled out facilitating an AMA–led group of independent medical...

Hot on topics, big on advocacy - AMACDT report

07 Nov 2017
The end of October saw the final meeting of the Federal AMA Council of Doctors in Training (AMACDT) for the year. Last weekend, your representatives from all...

COAG agrees to pursue a national approach to reform mandatory reporting

07 Nov 2017
After concerted pressure from the AMA across the country to repeal mandatory reporting legislation, Ministers at the COAG Health Council meeting last Friday...


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