Alternative careers for GPs

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There are many career options for GPs. Check out our tools and resources for guidance on choosing a career.

A few options you might want to consider:

  • Teacher: Use your extensive education and expertise to enrich and enlighten the next generation of doctors. This is a greatly rewarding role.
  • Public speaker: Use your knowledge, skills and experience to impart knowledge to others in the form of workshops, group sessions and other events. With enough experience, you could even become a thought leader in the field.
  • Consultant: PR companies seek medical professionals’ opinions and advice on and support for new products and services. You can also be a useful addition to a law firm in need of expert analysis, witness testimony and more.
  • Writer: You may have had a taste of writing guidelines, research papers or even more creative endeavours. Use your experience to build on that foundation and publish your own writing.