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Speakers set to deliver inspiring orations – RACP Congress 2017

Date published
21 Feb 2017
Description
Each year at RACP Congress we welcome members and others from the community who have made an impact in their area of expertise to deliver orations, 2017 will be no exception.

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Support for Rural Specialists in Australia – Apply for CPD grants today

Date published
21 Feb 2017
Description
Applications for the Support for Rural Specialists in Australia (SRSA) Funding Round 1 for individual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) grants are now open.

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Clinical Practice Improvement Training Program - express your interest today

Date published
17 Feb 2017
Description
The Clinical Practice Improvement Training Program is a joint initiative of the Clinical Excellence Commission and the RACP.

Find out about Basic Training at orientation

Date published
10 Feb 2017
Description
At Basic Training Orientation events current Basic Trainees, Advanced Trainees and consultants will demystify Basic Training and provide practical tips for managing training.

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Join the 2017 Diagnostic Error Qstream Course – part of the RACP Online Professionalism Program

Date published
03 Feb 2017
Description
Diagnosis is one of the most difficult cognitive tasks in medicine, it is also the first step in informing clinical management decisions.

Step back in time with the Pomegranate podcast

Date published
03 Feb 2017
Description
The latest episode of Pomegranate – the RACP's medical podcast – takes you back two hundred years with tales of the conditions at the Sydney colony's first hospital and overflowing graveyards.

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Register today: RACP New Zealand Trainees’ Forum 2017

Date published
23 Jan 2017
Description
Registrations for the RACP New Zealand Trainees’ Forum 2017 are open. The event will be held on Friday, 3 and Saturday, 4 March 2017 in Wellington.

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RACP pre-budget Submission 2017-2018

Date published
13 Jan 2017
Description
RACP pre-budget Submission 2017-2018

Integrating health and social care on the Pomegranate podcast

Date published
03 Jan 2017
Description
Sir Harry Burns and Dr Ruth Hussey OBE are public health physicians involved in 'whole-of-system change' in Britain’s health and social care. They were invited to Australia in 2016 to advise NSW Health on such delivery models; this episode of the RACP's Pomegranate podcast features a special lecture presented at the RACP during their trip.

Health in All Policies Position Statement launched

Date published
21 Dec 2016
Description
Today, the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (AFPHM) launched its new Health in All Policies (HiAP) Position Statement.

RACP Quarterly December 2016/January 2017 – read it online today

Date published
16 Dec 2016
Description
The December 2016/January 2017 edition of RACP Quarterly is available online now.

RACP Congress 2017 – program update

Date published
15 Dec 2016
Description
The new ‘shared interests’ focus of RACP Congress will bring together the popular clinical and specialty sessions for each Division and Faculty with experts in their field presenting on the ‘big issues’ that are relevant to all specialists including: obesity, disability, cognitive bias and medicinal cannabis.

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Better practice in paediatrics – Pomegranate podcast

Date published
14 Dec 2016
Description
The latest episode of Pomegranate – the RACP podcast, 'Better practice in paeds' explores the rationale behind the top five recommendations in the Evolve general paediatrics list and some alternatives that paediatricians can adopt to improve their practice.

Sexual health medicine annual scientific meeting - Register today

Date published
24 Nov 2016
Description
Registrations for the Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine (AChSHM) Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) are open.

RACP launches new climate change position statements

Date published
14 Nov 2016
Description
The RACP has today launched three new position statements on climate change and health.

Exciting presentations on the program for paediatricians at RACP Congress 2017

Date published
09 Nov 2016
Description
Hear from Paediatrics & Child Health Division President Dr Sarah Dalton on why she is looking forward to RACP Congress 2017 and what it will offer paediatric Fellows and trainees.

Mind the (Gender) Gap – on the Pomegranate podcast

Date published
07 Nov 2016
Description
Gender equity in medicine is a perennial issue and is the focus of the latest episode of Pomegrante – the RACP podcast.

Improving the workers compensation claims process

Date published
28 Oct 2016
Description
AFOEM President Peter Connaughton discusses improving the workers compensation claims process.

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Chronic physical health issues and poor mental health linked

Date published
13 Oct 2016
Description
A troubling link has been highlighted between chronic physical illnesses, like asthma or diabetes, and an increased risk of developing mental health problems in children and young people in a statement issued today by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).

RACP Congress 2017 – registrations are now open

Date published
10 Oct 2016
Description
The new ‘shared interests’ focus of Congress 2017 is a landmark response to RACP research on the needs and interests of its 25,000 members. Registrations are now open.
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