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Save the date - AMA Queensland 5th Junior Doctor Conference

10 Oct 2017
The AMA Queensland 5th Junior Doctor Conference will be held on Friday 23 June – Saturday 24 June 2018 at the Hilton Hotel in Brisbane.Member...

Ticking the right box

06 Sep 2017
“Rob, when you applied for University do you think that you ticked the right box?”Recently, my soon to be professional colleague Mr Rob Thomas wrote an article...

New medical school – good intention undermined by bad policy

06 Sep 2017
The AMA is pleased that the impasse over medical school places on the Sunshine Coast has been resolved, with a commitment to 50 Commonwealth Supported Places (...

Bondage just isn’t right says AMACDT Chair

06 Sep 2017
The AMA Council of Doctors in Training (AMACDT) is continuing to lobby government to adjust the Bonded Medical Places (BMP) scheme and the Medical Rural Bonded...

It’s time for a national internship application process

06 Sep 2017
Doug Roche, Vice President (External) Australian Medical Students’ Association calls for a national internship application process in line with the AMAs own...

AMA welcomes COAG Health Council decision on mandatory reporting

06 Sep 2017
Federal and State and Territory Health Ministers have agreed to consult with practitioner and consumer groups, and develop a nationally consistent proposal for...

AMA President says more to do to address workforce shortages in particular specialty areas

06 Sep 2017
In his second address to the National Press Club as AMA President, Dr Michael Gannon urged governments and policy makers to provide enough prevocational and...

A Survey seeking doctors' views on medical student professionalism issues

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

Consider a contribution to the AMA Indigenous Medical Scholarship

06 Sep 2017
The AMA Indigenous Medical Scholarship supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to study medicine, and achieve their dream of becoming doctors....

The clock keeps ticking

07 Aug 2017
The AMA Council of Doctors in Training (CDT) represents every doctor in Australia from internship through to those final years of fellowship. The work...


Upcoming Events

AMA Council of Doctors in Training Meeting

  • 3-4 March 2018, Melbourne
  • 28-29 July 2018, Canberra
  • 27-28 October 2018, Canberra

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