All News

Internal Medicine Journal December 2017 - now online

Date published
11 Dec 2017
Description
The last issue of the year - the December issue of the Internal Medicine Journal is now available online.

RACP Quarterly December 2017/January 2018 – available online now

Date published
07 Dec 2017
Description
The latest edition of RACP Quarterly is now available online.

Tags: featured

RACP supports Caring for Cognitive Impairment campaign

Date published
05 Dec 2017
Description
RACP is a supporter of the Caring for Cognitive Impairment campaign and committed to raising awareness of the impacts of cognitive impairment, and working proactively to promote best possible care.

Pomegranate Health: Ngā Kaitiaki Hauora – ‘guardians of health’

Date published
05 Dec 2017
Description
The latest episode of Pomegranate Health, the RACP podcast, explores gains made in recruiting Māori and Pacific Islander students into medical school, and examines cultural competency in the doctor-patient relationship.

Tags: featured

Call for nominations now open

Date published
05 Dec 2017
Description
A Call for Nominations is now being made and will remain open until the close of business on Friday, 2 February 2018.

Tags: featured

Health and the NDIS position statement launched

Date published
01 Dec 2017
Description
The position statement addresses the NDIS and its relevance for the health of people with disability. The recommendations are intended for a broad audience, including physicians and the broader health sector, the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA), governments, disability service providers, and people living with disability and their families and carers.

Tags: featured

History of Medicine Library temporary closure for remediation

Date published
30 Nov 2017
Description
While the exact duration of closure is unclear at this point, the collection will be returned in a staged manner throughout 2018 and early 2019.

RACP New Zealand Trainees' Day 2018

Date published
29 Nov 2017
Description
The annual RACP New Zealand Trainees’ Day 2018 will be held on Saturday, 7 April 2018 at the Heritage Hotel overlooking Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown.

RACP recognised in new Productivity Commission report

Date published
27 Nov 2017
Description
Key publications and initiatives of the RACP were recognised and noted by the Productivity Commission in one of its supporting papers for the Shifting the Dial: 5 year Productivity Review.

Guide to Pregnancy and Work published

Date published
27 Nov 2017
Description
This guide brings together relevant information from the existing literature as well as the best available evidence to provide guidance on the safe management of pregnancy in the workplace for employers, employees and health professionals.

International Medical Symposium 2018 registrations now open

Date published
24 Nov 2017
Description
Registrations are now open for the International Medical Symposium (IMS) 2018 Mauri ora: connecting health professionals’ wellbeing and quality care being held at the Shangri-La Hotel in Sydney on Friday 9 March 2018.

Special Consideration for Assessment Policy

Date published
20 Nov 2017
Description
To streamline and align with RACP education policies the Special Consideration for Assessment Policy has been revised.

RACP Indigenous Health Scholarship Progam – applications close 30 November

Date published
13 Nov 2017
Description
RACP trainees who identify as being of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Māori or Pacific Islander heritage are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

Tags: featured

Help the College to better inform workforce decision making

Date published
13 Nov 2017
Description
The RACP is establishing a physician workforce profile and is calling on Fellows to enter their practice activity through a new feature in MyRACP. We understand many Fellows complete workforce information for other organisations, but these are often fragmented and designed around a specific question.

Tags: featured

RACP consultation and forums on medical assistance in dying

Date published
13 Nov 2017
Description
The RACP has established a Working Party to develop the College’s position on these issues, and is working with Woolcott Research & Engagement to consult with RACP members about their views.

Tags: featured

IMJ November 2017

Date published
10 Nov 2017
Description
Internal Medical Journal Volume 47 Issue 11 (November 2017) Impact Factor: 1.902 | ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 52/155 (Medicine General & Internal) | Online ISSN: 1445-5994

Complete your work profile on MyRACP

Date published
03 Nov 2017
Description
Many Government decisions on workforce are based on anecdotal data, so as a response to this the RACP is updating all its records to assist our future decision making for physician education programs.

Tags: featured

Support for Rural Specialists in Australia – Funding applications open

Date published
01 Nov 2017
Description
Applications for the Support for Rural Specialists in Australia (SRSA) Funding Round 2 for individual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) grants are now open.

RACP Congress 2018 – Disruption for sustainable healthcare

Date published
01 Nov 2017
Description
At RACP Congress 2018 speakers will challenge delegates to ask themselves how prepared they, and the healthcare system, are for issues that will change and influence healthcare systems of the future

Tags: featured

Specialist Training Program: Funding for 2018–2020, Review and Key Reforms

Date published
26 Oct 2017
Description
The Australian Department of Health has announced it will continue to invest in the Specialist Training Program (STP) for the next three years, extending funding through to 2020.
Loading
Close overlay