• Difficult conversations – advice for Registrars

    Difficult conversations – advice for Registrars

    Dear Registrars, Difficult conversations. [Silence] They don't just happen with patients. They happen with partners, with friends and family. Not surprisingly, they also happen at work. And the stakes are high. Not least of which is your feeling of wellbeing and enjoyment of your career. [...]

  • How to prepare? National Testing Centre and National Assessment Centre Schedule Information

    How to prepare? National Testing Centre and National Assessment Centre Schedule Information

    Applications closed for the 2017 Australian General Practice Training Selection Process at 10:00am AEST 9 May 2016. Applicants should now look forward to Stage Two of the Process - National Assessments. During stage two of the application and selection process, eligible applicants must attend both [...]

  • Getting to the heart of National Sorry Day

    Getting to the heart of National Sorry Day

    Flo Watson at National Sorry Day, Teralba Park Born into the family of a stolen generation, and painfully separated from her home at the age of 11, Brisbane Aboriginal Community Spokeswoman Flo Watson understands firsthand the intergenerational trauma that follows from being removed [...]

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The new rural RLO on the block – Dr Sam Petersen

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In his final year of high school, Dr John Buckley knew he wanted to help people. He met with his local chemist to discuss a career in pharmacy. John says: "He said to me, my [...]

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