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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.

National Forum on Reducing the Risk of Suicide in the Medical Profession

10 Oct 2017
On 14 September 2017, 82 members of the medical profession came together to focus on individual, organisational and environmental issues which impact...

Australia’s new digital mental health gateway, Head to Health, is now live

10 Oct 2017
A new website that links Australians to online and phone mental health services, information and resources is now live. Head to Health connects people to...

AMA proposes public interest test for more medical schools

10 Oct 2017
The AMA submission on the proposed scope of the review of the Standards for Assessment and Accreditation of Primary Medical Programs (the review) by the...

Doctors, medical students, former Presidents rally in Sydney

10 Oct 2017
Hundreds of doctors and medical students rallied in Sydney in September to endorse the AMA Position Statement on Marriage Equality 2017, which...

New AMA position statement on supervision

10 Oct 2017
Boosting supervision capacity is a pivotal issue for doctors in training. The AMA in recent years has put forward a significant number of proposals and ideas...

AMA fights proposed takeover of medical training

10 Oct 2017
A proposal to create a new, separate accreditation board, overseen by the nation’s Health Ministers, for all health education and training in Australia is “...

Many of my female colleagues report being mistaken for nursing or allied health staff…

10 Oct 2017
In the September edition of Australian Medicine, Dr Danika Thiemt, Immediate past president of AMA Council of Doctors in Training, talks about gender and her...

AMA hosts event for International Medical Graduates

10 Oct 2017
More than 50 International Medical Graduates (IMGs) attended a free event at AMA House on 9 September. Participants were from a wide range of countries,...

New 2017 AMA Fees List Online Launching 16 October

10 Oct 2017
Starting October 16 the AMA Fees List will be launching its new online format!The new website will be replacing the book and CD-ROM formats making it faster...

A Survey seeking doctors' views on medical student professionalism issues

10 Oct 2017
Views are now being sought from qualified Australian doctors on medical student professionalism, the role of context in professionalism judgements, and areas...


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