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Evolving Paediatric Practice

Date published
20 Sep 2017
Description
There are currently two paediatric Evolve lists available – Paediatrics & Child Health Division (PCHD) General Paediatrics and the Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group.

New educational leadership and supervision framework and policy

Date published
19 Sep 2017
Description
The RACP has developed a new Educational Leadership and Supervision Policy which sets out the principles that underpin RACP training programs, and an accompanying framework. These will come into effect from December, 2018.

New recommendations to improve Rehabilitation Medicine

Date published
18 Sep 2017
Description
The Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, in partnership with the RACP, has released a series of new recommendations to deliver better care for those undergoing rehabilitation treatments and to help avoid low value and potentially harmful tests and treatments.

Registrations open: RACP New Zealand Trainees' Day 2018

Date published
18 Sep 2017
Description
The RACP New Zealand Trainees’ Day is a professional development opportunity for trainees from all RACP Divisions, Faculties and Chapters.

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Attend your local RACP Trainee Research Awards for Excellence event

Date published
17 Sep 2017
Description
Regional competitions are held in each region to select State, Territory and New Zealand representatives to then present their research work to a broader audience the following year.

New resource for educators: Supporting the Mental Health of Trainees

Date published
29 Aug 2017
Description
The RACP has released a new resource to help supervisors and Directors of Physician Education support the mental health of their trainees.

Pomegranate Health: Transitions to Fellowship

Date published
29 Aug 2017
Description
On this episode of Pomegranate, four Fellows recall their unique experiences on making the ​change from trainee to Fellow and how they maintain a healthy balance within and around their careers.

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Abstract submissions open – RACP Congress 2018

Date published
25 Aug 2017
Description
Abstract submissions are invited for RACP Congress 2018: Disruption for Healthy Futures.

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Great discounts and savings on offer with Member Advantage

Date published
22 Aug 2017
Description
By now all RACP members should have received an email with their digital Member Advantage card.

Member Journey Mapping Project update

Date published
22 Aug 2017
Description
Stage Two of the Member Journey Mapping Project is nearing completion.

The John Sands College Medal - nominations close 25 September

Date published
16 Aug 2017
Description
Nominations for the 2018 award close Monday, 25 September 2017.

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2017 New Zealand Election Statement: Make health equity the norm

Date published
09 Aug 2017
Description
The RACP is calling for New Zealand politicians to take urgent action to make health equity the norm, ahead of the New Zealand election.

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Tell us what you think: introducing Training Provider Standards

Date published
09 Aug 2017
Description
The RACP seeks your feedback on its proposed Training Provider Standards.

New ‘Evolve’ recommendations to improve obstetric and paediatric care

Date published
08 Aug 2017
Description
As a part of the Evolve initiative, last week the College released a series of new recommendations to help avoid unnecessary and potentially harmful tests and procedures carried out with pregnant women and children.

Health of Doctors Position Statement 2017

Date published
03 Aug 2017
Description
The Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) believes that improving the health and wellbeing of medical professionals requires the cooperation of government, employers, colleges, regulators, doctors’ health services, senior leaders, supervisors, colleagues and doctors themselves.

Pomegranate Health: Severe Asthma

Date published
01 Aug 2017
Description
For years the management model for asthma has been empirical. The more serious the disease, the more the dose of controller therapy is increased. But this doesn’t work for everyone and a more rational approach involves identifying one of three distinct pathological pathways.

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Join the new Cultural Responsiveness Qstream course. Registrations are now open

Date published
28 Jul 2017
Description
A new RACP Online Professionalism Program course on cultural responsiveness will commence in September.

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Tell us your health and wellbeing stories

Date published
28 Jul 2017
Description
As part of our focus on member health and wellbeing it’s important we talk openly about mental health and the health impact of working in the medical profession today.

Watch specialty society webinars – Earn CPD credits

Date published
27 Jul 2017
Description
RACP Fellows may be eligible to claim CPD credits in MyCPD watching these specialty society webinar recordings.

Read the latest issue of the Internal Medicine Journal

Date published
26 Jul 2017
Description
The ​July issue of the Internal Medicine Journal is now available on the Wiley Online Library.
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