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Abstract submissions open – RACP Congress 2018

Date published
06 Sep 2019
Description
Abstract submissions are invited for RACP Congress 2018: Disruption for Healthy Futures.

Nominations closing soon for Howard Williams Medal

Date published
24 Jul 2019
Description
Nominations for the Howard Williams Medal close on Monday, 12 August 2019

Read RACP Quarterly June/July 2019 online now

Date published
19 Jul 2019
Description
Download the December 2018/January 2019 edition of RACP Quarterly

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019

Date published
12 Jun 2019
Description
Congratulations to the RACP Fellows recognised in the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours. These awards highlight the outstanding work RACP members do and the importance of that work in local, national and international communities.

‘Early childhood: the Importance of the Early Years’ position statement now available

Date published
07 May 2019
Description
The RACP has launched a position statement on ‘Early childhood: the Importance of the Early Years’ at this year’s Congress in Auckland.

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Participate in the new ethics online learning course

Date published
11 Apr 2019
Description
This resource focuses on the sorts of ethical issues that are a constant feature of health care, and addresses some of the ideas that underpin ethics, such as the relationship between ethics and the law and the difference between ethics and rights.

Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce

Date published
04 Apr 2019
Description
Members have recently expressed interest in the recommendations of the draft report of the Specialist and Consultant Physician Consultation Clinical Committee of the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce.

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Tackling child obesity and climate change key to achieving sustainable healthcare

Date published
27 Mar 2019
Description
We're calling on the Federal Government to prioritise the issues of childhood obesity and the health impacts of climate change in the upcoming budget.

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RACP congratulates NZ Government on improved gun control

Date published
25 Mar 2019
Description
We have congratulated the New Zealand Government for its leadership and swift action to make the country safer with improved gun control.

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Health bodies declare Aboriginal youth suicide an urgent national priority

Date published
20 Mar 2019
Description
Health bodies call for Australian Prime Minister and state and territory leaders to declare urgent national health priority.

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'We need to continually question' : paediatrician

Date published
26 Feb 2019
Description
Dr Rosemary Marks, a Developmental Paediatrician at the Starship Children’s Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand, discusses the importance of CPD.

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Public Health Physician highlights CPD benefits

Date published
19 Feb 2019
Description
RACP Member and Public Health Physician Dr Sharon O'Rourke explains why CPD (Continuing Professional Development) is a cornerstone of a specialist's career.

Cervical screening questions answered

Date published
13 Feb 2019
Description
The latest episode of Pomegranate Health answers questions that women and health professionals have about the HPV-based National Cervical Screening Program.

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New opportunity for Supervisors

Date published
11 Feb 2019
Description
Supervisors can refresh and update their knowledge of the research project requirements, and the research process in general, by accessing a new eLearning@RACP course.

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New Zealand Trainee's Day early bird rates on offer

Date published
07 Feb 2019
Description
Join colleagues from across the RACP at the New Zealand (NZ) Trainees' Day on Saturday, 6 April 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Queenstown.

Value of multisource feedback highlighted

Date published
06 Feb 2019
Description
Dr Peter Roberts is an internal medicine specialist, prevocational educational supervisor and postgraduate mentor. Based at Wellington Hospital in New Zealand (NZ), Dr Roberts is also the RACP NZ CPD Director. He answered our CPD questions.

RACP Fellows honoured

Date published
30 Jan 2019
Description
Congratulations to the 35 RACP Fellows recognised in the 2019 Australia Day and New Zealand New Year Honours lists. We would also like to congratulate Dr Sue Packer AM who is the 2019 Senior Australian of the Year recipient.

Forum engages New Fellows and Advanced Trainees

Date published
29 Jan 2019
Description
New Fellows and later stage Advanced Trainees gathered at the RACP Victorian Office, remotely and in person, to attend a New Fellows and Advanced Trainee Forum on Saturday, 24 November 2018.

Clinical audit a key CPD activity for paediatrician

Date published
22 Jan 2019
Description
Associate Professor Sue Skull discusses the importance of CPD and her passions.

Rural Fellows can apply for CPD grants

Date published
14 Jan 2019
Description
Grants worth up to $10,000 are on offer to RACP Fellows living and working in rural and remote Australia.
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