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Practice Experience Program is a self-directed education program designed to support non vocationally registered doctors on their pathway to RACGP Fellowship
RACGP offer courses and events to further develop the knowledge you need to develop your GP career
2022 RACGP curriculum and syllabus
for Australian general practice
The Abuse and violence: working with our patients in general practice provides the best-available current evidence for GPs
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Download the Standards for general practice (5th edition) - a benchmark for quality care and risk management in Australian general practices
Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for general practitioners
Advice and guidelines for GPs and practice teams to help protect general practice information systems
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Read all of the RACGP reports and submissions on various healthcare topics
Read all of the RACGP position statements on various healthcare topics
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Victoria is marked by mountains, national parks, wineries, and stunning beaches. In addition to its natural wonders, like the Great Ocean Road, the state is home to a vibrant, culturally diverse food and entertainment scene. Career opportunities are plentiful, as is the ability to pursue and develop special interests.
There are six subregions in Victoria:
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Covering the eastern suburbs of Melbourne this subregion includes trendy sea-side towns, quirky inner-city suburbs, known for their cultural festivals and the splendor of the Dandenong Ranges. Routinely ranked among the world’s most livable cities, enjoy the many restaurants and entertainment options on offer in the cultural and sporting capital of the nation. Sub-specialise in areas such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health, climate and environmental medicine or social prescribing.
Encompassing Melbourne’s central business district, training in this subregion offers you all the opportunities a capital city embodies. See a show, experience footy at the MCG – the largest sporting arena in the nation or relax in your choice of magnificent botanic gardens. Explore all Melbourne has to offer with its renowned food, wine and cultural scene. With so many training opportunities on hand - explore specific interests in areas such as custodial health, dermatology or breast medicine.
With stunning beaches, thriving townships, heritage parks and volcanic lakes, this diverse subregion is known for its proximity to celebrated landmarks such as the Great Ocean Road, the 12 Apostles and the Grampians National Park. Famous for its surfing and lush natural landscape, this subregion combines the best of city, country and coastal life. Sub-specialty opportunities are available, such as child and young person’s health, travel medicine or obesity management.
From suburbs close to Melbourne through to picturesque townships, stunning coastal areas and heritage forests, this training subregion is one of Victoria’s most diverse. Explore the mountain ranges or the magnificent Ninety-Mile beach, hike or bike the trails and savour the local food and wine along the way. This subregion offers access to thriving regional towns and a range of opportunities to extend your skills in areas such as emergency medicine, anesthetics or mental health.
This historic subregion encompasses the Central Goldfields, Sunset Country and the magnificent Murray River. This subregion is known for its natural beauty, history and thriving regional communities. Experience the food and wine scene or the local farmers’ markets, enjoy a range of outdoor activities or take in the arts and culture on offer in local communities. Sub-specialties can include sport and exercise medicine, sexual health medicine or antenatal and postnatal care.
Known as Victoria’s High Country, this subregion has some of the best outdoor experiences in the state with its close access to the snow fields. Savour the local wineries, hit the slopes, or take up a range of watersports on the mighty Murray River or Lake Hume. Enjoy access to major regional centres and experience diverse training opportunities including alpine medicine, obstetrics and gynecology or rural generalism.
Find out practice information in each region.