About the AMA Council of Doctors in Training
The AMA Council of Doctors in Training (AMACDT) is a council of the Federal AMA that advocates on issues of importance to doctors in training. The AMACDT has representatives from all state and territory AMAs and meets three times a year to discuss issues that affect doctors in training across Australia, from internship to fellowship.
The AMA Council of Doctors in Training (AMACDT) is a council of the Federal AMA that advocates on issues of importance to doctors in training (DiTs). The AMACDT has representatives from all State and Territory AMAs and regularly to discuss issues that affect DiTs across Australia, from internship to fellowship. Major issues for AMACDT at the moment include supporting DiTs during the COVID-19 pandemic, advoacting for the accreditation of all prevocational training places and the protection of education and training conditions in the pre-vocational space, equity of access to parental leave, and our work on doctor health and wellbeing
Every successful profession needs a peak representative body to lead it forward, and in medicine that body is the AMA. Find your voice inside your AMA and inside your profession. Become a member today and get in touch with your State and Territory AMA doctor in training committees and subdivisions.
Dr Hash Abdeen
Members of the AMACDT in 2020
(click on the links below to find out more about our AMACDT Executive)
Dr Laura Raiti - Deputy Co-Chair
Dr Rebecca Wood - Deputy Co-Chair
Dr Charlotte Durand - NT Top End
Dr Hayden Dodds - NT Central
Dr Steve Hurwitz - NSW
Dr Jade Stewart - ACT
Dr Hannah Szewczyk - SA
Dr Samual Marshall - TAS
Dr Maddison Taylor - QLD
Dr Nathan Abraham - VIC
Dr Megge Beacroft - WA Co-Chair
Vacant - WA Co-Chair
Mr Daniel Zou - President AMSA
AMACDT 2020 Meeting Dates
Sunday 23rd February, AMACDT Meeting, Melbourne
Saturday 2nd May (Videoconference)
Saturday 4th July (Videoconference)
Saturday 5th September (Videoconference)
Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th October (tbc)
Get in touch with us!
If you have questions or feedback for the Federal AMA Council of Doctors in Training, you can:
- Email the Chair, Dr Hash Abdeen, at email@example.com
- Post on our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/amacdt/
- If you want to get involved, the best place to start is your local State or Territory AMA at https://ama.com.au/contact-ama . Contact them today!
Published: 09 Jun 2016