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Medical Board of Australia and AMA join forces on doctors’ health

11 May 2015
The Medical Board of Australia and the AMA have joined forces on a national health program for doctors and medical students in Australia.The MBA will fund the...

Specialist Training Program

11 May 2015
Earlier this year the funding for the STP program was under a cloud from 2016 onwards. The STP funds around 900 specialist training places each year in...

AMA comments on draft RACP policy

11 May 2015
The AMA has made two submissions to the Royal Australian College of Physicians (RACP) on the college's draft policy on selection into training and capacity to...

New report highlights the risk to human health from climate change

11 May 2015
AMA President, A/Prof Brian Owler, co-launched the report with President of the Australian Academy of Science, Professor Andrew Holmes, at Parliament House in...

Healthy workplaces and professionalism feature in the latest issue of the MJA

11 May 2015
In the latest issue of the Medical Journal of Australia, Lesley, Anstey and Wells propose that hospitals should be exemplars of healthy workplaces and have a...

How would you rate Social Determinants of Health teaching?

11 May 2015
The World Health Organisation (WHO) is interested to hear Junior Doctor experiences of Social Determinants of Health (SDoH) teaching in medical curricula. The...

Be extraordinary: making the most of your medical career

11 May 2015
The AMA Queensland Council of Doctors in Training is proud to present the 2nd annual Junior Doctor Conference at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre...

Your chance to inform the policy debate

09 Apr 2015
As I have progressed through my medical training, I am constantly struck with how much is changing in the medical world around me.   The medical...

Taking action on harassment

09 Apr 2015
On the 1 April 2015 the AMA convened a high level Roundtable meeting in Canberra to confront the issue of sexual harassment within the medical profession. More...

AMA calls for Community Residency Program

09 Apr 2015
The AMA has called on the Government to rethink its approach to prevocational training in general practice and recommended the establishment of a Community...


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