Training Program Update
The 2021 Training Program has commenced. Updated changes, including 2021 COVID-19 implications, are listed in Connect and in the handbook.
For information on the 2021 Fellowship Examinations, please see COVID-19 Fellowship Examination Update 16 March 2021
This information is subject to change. Please continue to visit this dedicated website page and the ‘All Trainees’ CONNECT group (‘COVID update’ thread).
The Trainee Wellbeing and Engagement teamwork to ensure that all trainees have a voice and receive the support they need throughout the training program.
Under the direction of Dr. Catherine Scarff, Engagement Officers Ashleigh Thomas (QLD and NSW) and Caterina De Meneghi (VIC, SA, WA, TAS and NT) provide support and advocacy to all trainees including IMGs and PTCs. They also have regular contact with Faculty Directors of Training and Supervisors and work closely with the Trainee Representative Committee to develop relevant initiatives for trainees and address concerns brought forward.
The Engagement Officers assist with reasonable adjustments and ensure that all communication with trainees is kept confidential.
Visit ACD’s Support webpage for more information.
Federal Government Links
Department of Health | COVID-19 Health Alert – daily update
MBS Online | COVID-19 Teleheath
Therapeutic Goods Administration | COVID-19: Information on medicines and medical devices
Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme | Restriction requirement exemptions for some medicines during COVID 19