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Education Committees

RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Education Committee

The Education Committee provides advice and direction to RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health regarding education, vocational training and assessment issues relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health.

This Committee is a sub-committee of the RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Board.

Functions and Responsibilities

  • Enhance excellence in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health training and provide support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander registrars as part of general practice vocation training and post fellowship quality improvement and continuing professional development.
  • Provide advice to RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Board on priorities for RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health from an educational perspective including the development, implementation and review of an education work plan.
  • Consider any other matters relevant to general practice education as it relates to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health as required.

Committee members

  • Dr Karen Nicholls – Chair, RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Education Committee
  • Dr Angela Forrest - Board – Co-Deputy Chair
  • Associate Professor Peter O’Mara – Faculty Board Chair
  • Dr Hung The Nguyen – Faculty Censor
  • Associate Professor Brad Murphy – Faculty Provost
  • Professor Jenny Reath – Deputy Chair
  • Dr Melanie Dorrington – GP Member
  • Professor Marlene Drysdale - Community Member
  • Dr Kali Hayward - GP Member
  • Dr Karin Jodlowski-Tan - GP Member
  • Mr Kym Thomas – Community Member
  • Dr Janelle Trees – GP Member
  • Dr Wendy Thornthwaite – GP Member

Also in attendance:

  • Dr Kaye Atkinson - Chair, REC Pre-Fellowship Education
  • Dr Janice Bell - Chair, REC Post-Fellowship Education
  • Dr Mark Rowe - General Manager Education Services
  • Ms Michelle Gonsalvez – Manager, RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
  • Dr Tim Senior - Medical Advisor

More information

The Education Committee meets face to face once a year and also three times a year via teleconference. Committee terms are for a period of three years.

Vacant Positions

There are currently no vacant positions on the RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Education Committee

For further information, please contact the Faculty on either 1800 000 251 or aboriginalhealth@racgp.org.au

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