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17 Sep 2019

‘Overworked, Underpaid’ junior doctors at Sunshine Hospital launch legal action - The Age, 6 Aug 2019
AMA Victoria has pursued action at the Fair Work Commission against Western Health, alleging that it is in breach of its legal obligations to registrars. 
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Throughout July AMA (ACT) held two successful 'Interview Skills' workshops for Doctors in Training. The first being held at the Canberra Hospital Auditorium and the other at AMA ACT. These workshops were run in conjunction with the AMA Career Service. The workshop at AMA (ACT) featured a presentation by Anita Fletcher, Careers Advisor at AMA, and then a mock interview panel and Q&A, featuring local specialists and experienced college members.
AMA (ACT) hold many events throughout the year supporting DIT’s and Students.
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AMA Queensland hosted the annual 'Junior Doctors Conference (JDC) & Careers Expo' in June. For the first time, the careers expo was added to the conference agenda, allowing delegates to speak with several different colleges about the multitude of fellowship options available to them. Offering a diverse selection of sessions and workshops, the conference is perfect for junior doctors who are looking to stay ahead of the game! Look out for the JDC 2020 save the date details shortly! 


AMA Federal: 
Preparing for your First Medical Role

The latest AMA module for medical students is now available through doctorportal Learning.
Sign in to access the Preparing for your First Medical Role module, free for all AMA student members. 

The AMA were proud sponsors of the '2019 AMSA Global Health Conference' held in mid-August. The conference was the perfect platform for like-minded students to share ideas, develop new skills and have some well-earned fun over the course of the weekend. Congratulations to all who were involved in creating such a successful event.  


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Published: 17 Sep 2019