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Consultation forums: medical assistance in dying

Date published
18 Oct 2017
Description
A number of face to face and online consultation events for RACP members are being planned for November.

Mental illness in the workplace

Date published
18 Oct 2017
Description
Occupational and environmental physicians are well versed in the diagnosis and treatment of physical workplace injury, and the health benefits of a return to work as early as practicable. It’s less clear cut when the issue is psychological.

Being human: Doctor's mental health on the Pomegranate Health podcast

Date published
18 Oct 2017
Description
The latest episode of Pomegranate Health, the RACP podcast, examines how healthcare systems might be shaped to improve physician wellbeing.

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Consultation on Secondary Use of My Health Record Data

Date published
13 Oct 2017
Description
We are seeking your input to the College’s response to the Department of Health consultation on the “Development of a Framework for Secondary Use of My Health Record Data”.

RACP Congress 2018 registrations now open

Date published
13 Oct 2017
Description
Register today for RACP Congress 2018 to be held in Sydney from 14 to 16 May 2018.

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Physician Training Surveys

Date published
12 Oct 2017
Description
We are introducing surveys for trainees and supervisors as part of our accreditation program.

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LGBTI parenting: ‘Love, it seems, is the most important ingredient’

Date published
12 Oct 2017
Description
One of Australia’s most senior paediatricians, Dr Sarah Dalton, says eliminating discrimination and delivering marriage equality can only ensure better health outcomes for LGBTI parents and their children.

MyCPD upgrade coming soon

Date published
11 Oct 2017
Description
We are excited to announce that the new and improved MyCPD program will be launched in early November.

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Support for Rural Specialists in Australia – Funding applications open soon

Date published
03 Oct 2017
Description
Applications for the Support for Rural Specialists in Australia (SRSA) Funding Round 2 for individual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) grants open soon.

RACP Quarterly September/October 2017 – available online now

Date published
29 Sep 2017
Description
The latest edition of RACP Quarterly is now available online.

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Training Provider Standards consultation workshops – Register today

Date published
29 Sep 2017
Description
The RACP is conducting a number of consultation workshops across Australia to discuss the Training Provider Standards, which will underpin the proposed RACP accreditation system.

Pomegranate Health: Drug Interactions and Deprescribing

Date published
27 Sep 2017
Description
This episode of Pomegranate Health​ examines some of the systems that have led to current rates of polypharmacy, and some strategies for deprescribing.

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Evolving Paediatric Practice

Date published
20 Sep 2017
Description
There are currently two paediatric Evolve lists available – Paediatrics & Child Health Division (PCHD) General Paediatrics and the Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group.

New educational leadership and supervision framework and policy

Date published
19 Sep 2017
Description
The RACP has developed a new Educational Leadership and Supervision Policy which sets out the principles that underpin RACP training programs, and an accompanying framework. These will come into effect from December, 2018.

New recommendations to improve Rehabilitation Medicine

Date published
18 Sep 2017
Description
The Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, in partnership with the RACP, has released a series of new recommendations to deliver better care for those undergoing rehabilitation treatments and to help avoid low value and potentially harmful tests and treatments.

Registrations open: RACP New Zealand Trainees' Day 2018

Date published
18 Sep 2017
Description
The RACP New Zealand Trainees’ Day is a professional development opportunity for trainees from all RACP Divisions, Faculties and Chapters.

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Attend your local RACP Trainee Research Awards for Excellence event

Date published
18 Sep 2017
Description
Regional competitions are held in each region to select State, Territory and New Zealand representatives to then present their research work to a broader audience the following year.

New resource for educators: Supporting the Mental Health of Trainees

Date published
30 Aug 2017
Description
The RACP has released a new resource to help supervisors and Directors of Physician Education support the mental health of their trainees.

Pomegranate Health: Transitions to Fellowship

Date published
29 Aug 2017
Description
On this episode of Pomegranate, four Fellows recall their unique experiences on making the ​change from trainee to Fellow and how they maintain a healthy balance within and around their careers.

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Abstract submissions open – RACP Congress 2018

Date published
25 Aug 2017
Description
Abstract submissions are invited for RACP Congress 2018: Disruption for Healthy Futures.

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