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International Medical Symposium 2018 registrations now open

Date published
24 Nov 2017
Description
Registrations are now open for the International Medical Symposium (IMS) 2018 Mauri ora: connecting health professionals’ wellbeing and quality care being held at the Shangri-La Hotel in Sydney on Friday 9 March 2018.

Special Consideration for Assessment Policy

Date published
20 Nov 2017
Description
To streamline and align with RACP education policies the Special Consideration for Assessment Policy has been revised.

RACP Indigenous Health Scholarship Progam – applications close 30 November

Date published
13 Nov 2017
Description
RACP trainees who identify as being of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Māori or Pacific Islander heritage are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

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Help the College to better inform workforce decision making

Date published
13 Nov 2017
Description
The RACP is establishing a physician workforce profile and is calling on Fellows to enter their practice activity through a new feature in MyRACP. We understand many Fellows complete workforce information for other organisations, but these are often fragmented and designed around a specific question.

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RACP consultation and forums on medical assistance in dying

Date published
13 Nov 2017
Description
The RACP has established a Working Party to develop the College’s position on these issues, and is working with Woolcott Research & Engagement to consult with RACP members about their views.

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IMJ November 2017

Date published
10 Nov 2017
Description
Internal Medical Journal Volume 47 Issue 11 (November 2017) Impact Factor: 1.902 | ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 52/155 (Medicine General & Internal) | Online ISSN: 1445-5994

Complete your work profile on MyRACP

Date published
03 Nov 2017
Description
Many Government decisions on workforce are based on anecdotal data, so as a response to this the RACP is updating all its records to assist our future decision making for physician education programs.

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Support for Rural Specialists in Australia – Funding applications open

Date published
01 Nov 2017
Description
Applications for the Support for Rural Specialists in Australia (SRSA) Funding Round 2 for individual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) grants are now open.

RACP Congress 2018 – Disruption for sustainable healthcare

Date published
01 Nov 2017
Description
At RACP Congress 2018 speakers will challenge delegates to ask themselves how prepared they, and the healthcare system, are for issues that will change and influence healthcare systems of the future

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Specialist Training Program: Funding for 2018–2020, Review and Key Reforms

Date published
26 Oct 2017
Description
The Australian Department of Health has announced it will continue to invest in the Specialist Training Program (STP) for the next three years, extending funding through to 2020.

Consultation forums: medical assistance in dying

Date published
18 Oct 2017
Description
A number of face to face and online consultation events for RACP members are being planned for November.

Mental illness in the workplace

Date published
18 Oct 2017
Description
Occupational and environmental physicians are well versed in the diagnosis and treatment of physical workplace injury, and the health benefits of a return to work as early as practicable. It’s less clear cut when the issue is psychological.

Being human: Doctor's mental health on the Pomegranate Health podcast

Date published
18 Oct 2017
Description
The latest episode of Pomegranate Health, the RACP podcast, examines how healthcare systems might be shaped to improve physician wellbeing.

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Consultation on Secondary Use of My Health Record Data

Date published
13 Oct 2017
Description
We are seeking your input to the College’s response to the Department of Health consultation on the “Development of a Framework for Secondary Use of My Health Record Data”.

RACP Congress 2018 registrations now open

Date published
13 Oct 2017
Description
Register today for RACP Congress 2018 to be held in Sydney from 14 to 16 May 2018.

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Physician Training Surveys

Date published
12 Oct 2017
Description
We are introducing surveys for trainees and supervisors as part of our accreditation program.

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LGBTI parenting: ‘Love, it seems, is the most important ingredient’

Date published
12 Oct 2017
Description
One of Australia’s most senior paediatricians, Dr Sarah Dalton, says eliminating discrimination and delivering marriage equality can only ensure better health outcomes for LGBTI parents and their children.

MyCPD upgrade coming soon

Date published
11 Oct 2017
Description
We are excited to announce that the new and improved MyCPD program will be launched on Monday, 27 November.

RACP Quarterly September/October 2017 – available online now

Date published
29 Sep 2017
Description
The latest edition of RACP Quarterly is now available online.

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Training Provider Standards consultation workshops – Register today

Date published
29 Sep 2017
Description
The RACP is conducting a number of consultation workshops across Australia to discuss the Training Provider Standards, which will underpin the proposed RACP accreditation system.
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