Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine

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The practice of neonatal/perinatal medicine involves the treatment of newborn infants at all levels of care from healthy newborns to those who require special and intensive care.

Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine Advanced Training Program

  • Requires 36 months (three years) of full time equivalent training under the supervision of a practising neonatal/perinatal specialist at an accredited training site
  • Includes work-based learning and assessment requirements
  • Successful trainees attain the qualification of Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) with accreditation to practise as neonatal/perinatal specialists in Australia or New Zealand

Handbooks

Curricula

2017-18

Download the Neonatal Perinatal Medicine Handbook 2017-18 (PDF 343KB)

2016

Download the Neonatal Perinatal Medicine Handbook 2016 (PDF 1MB)

Training curriculum

Download the Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine Advanced Training Curriculum (PDF 1MB)

Professional qualities curriculum

Download the RACP Professional Qualities Curriculum (PDF 1MB)

How do I apply for Advanced Training in Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine?

New trainees need to ensure they meet the entry requirements in the ​Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine 2017-18 Handbook to apply to start Advanced Training.

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

Australian Trainees: 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 Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine (.doc 725KB).

New Zealand Trainees: Please download, complete and submit the application form to apply for Advanced Training in Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine (.doc 730KB).

Useful links

Assessment forms

Logbook forms

Project forms and examples

Submitting projects electronically

You can now submit your project electronically to NeonatalPerinatal@racp.edu.au. Only one copy of your project is required. Please remember to de-identify your project i.e. no reference to your name, supervisor or hospital. You are not required to de-identify your project coversheet, project checklist and project supervisor's report.

Project assessment forms

The following templates are used by the ATC when reviewing projects. 

Contact us

Phone:           +61 2 8247 6281
Email:             NeonatalPerinatal@racp.edu.au

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