Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology

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Endocrinology is the study of the physiology and pathophysiology of hormones and hormone producing tissues.

Chemical pathology is the branch of pathology that deals with the diagnosis and management of disease by use of chemicals present in the body fluids and tissues.

Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology Joint RACP/RCPA Advanced Training Program

  • Requires 48 months (four years) of full time equivalent training under the supervision of a practising Endocrinologist / Chemical Pathologist at an accredited training site/ accredited laboratory setting
  • Includes work-based learning and assessment requirements 
  • Successful trainees attain the qualification of  Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) and Fellows of the Royal College of Pathologists Australasia (FRCPA) with accreditation to practise as Endocrinologists and Pathologists in Australia or New Zealand

Handbooks

Curricula

2017-18

Download the Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology Joint RACP/RCPA 2017-18 Handbook (PDF 313KB)

2016

Download the Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology Joint RACP/RCPA 2016 Handbook (PDF 921KB)

Adult Medicine

Download the Endocrinology (Adult Medicine) Advanced Training Curriculum (PDF 1MB)

Paediatrics & Child Health

Download the Endocrinology (Paediatrics) Advanced Training Curriculum (PDF 786KB)

Professional qualities curriculum

Download the Professional Qualities Curriculum (PDF 1MB)

 

How do I apply for Advanced Training in Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology Joint RACP/RCPA Program?

New trainees need to ensure they meet the entry requirements in the Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology Joint RACP/RCPA 201​7-18 Handbook to apply to start Advanced Training. 

New and current trainees need to apply for Advanced Training each year.

Apply online for Advanced Training or where online registration is not available please download, complete and submit the application form to apply for Advanced Training in Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology Joint RACP/RCPA (.doc 529KB)

Useful links

Assessment forms

Supervisor’s reports

Trainee's Reports (New Zealand only)

2017 RACP Research Project

Implementing from 2017, the College has introduced a set of streamlined research project requirements. Please check the program requirements handbook to see if this applies to you.

 For further information, cover sheet and marking criteria, please see the work based learning and assessment tools web page

Contact us

Australia

Phone:           +61 2 8247 6280
Email:             endochempath@racp.edu.au

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