Advanced Trainee Selection and Matching

The Advanced Trainee Selection and Matching Service (ATSM) is used as part of recruitment by some physician specialty groups in different states across Australia.

The Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) is providing the 2021 ATSM service.

Register for ATSM

We’re finalising match dates now and we’ll publish them to this page soon.

In the interim, you can create a candidate account with PMCV so you’re ready to apply for positions once matches opens.

Register

Specialty groups using the ATSM 2021

Specialty group State Advanced Training group Combined first year match
Cardiology VIC/TAS New Yes
Endocrinology VIC/TAS New and continuing No
Gastroenterology VIC/TAS/NSW/SA New and continuing (VIC/TAS/SA only)
Geriatric Medicine VIC New and continuing Yes
Infectious Diseases VIC New and continuing No
Nephrology VIC/TAS New and continuing Yes
Respiratory Medicine VIC/TAS New Yes
Rheumatology VIC/TAS New and continuing No

Divisional Clinical Exam

Because the Divisional Clinical Examination was held later this year, some job offers may be made before exam results are released. In these cases, specialty groups may advise successful applicants their employment is subject to their exam result.


2020 outcome

The 2020 ATSM service has now been completed with 667 applicants for positions. 13 matches were run this year, resulting in 294 successful applicant-position matches.

363 men applied for positions, resulting in 146 successful matches. 304 women applied for positions, resulting in 148 successful matches.

Results by specialty

Specialty group Unique positions Applicants Positions filled
Male Female Male Female
Cardiology VIC, TAS, NSW and ACT
First-year trainees 39 130 39
96 34 29 10
Endocrinology VIC and TAS
First-year and continuing trainees 24 52 24
12 40 6 18
Gastroenterology NSW
First-year trainees 14 52 14
39 13 9 5
Continuing trainees 25 36 25
19 17 12 13
Gastroenterology VIC and TAS
First-year trainees 15 65 15
43 22 10 5
Continuing trainees 15 23 12
14 9 9 3
Geriatric Medicine VIC
First-year and continuing trainees 78 105 77
48 57 33 44
Infectious Diseases VIC
First-year and continuing trainees 20 49 20
27 22 14 6
Nephrology VIC and TAS
First-year trainees 16 32 16
11 21 6 10
Continuing trainees 23 17 16
3 14 3 13
Respiratory Medicine VIC and TAS
Continuing trainees 10 37 10
26 11 9 1
Rheumatology VIC and TAS
First-year and continuing trainees 10 31 10
11 20 1 9
Rheumatology NSW and ACT
First-year and continuing trainees 18 38 16
14 24 5 11
Total 307 667 294
363 304 146 148

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