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Victorian election commitment to incentivise medical students to become GPs is a welcome start

Posted on 11/24/2022
The Australian Medical Students Association (AMSA) welcomes the Victorian Labor Party’s election commitment to spend $32 million to incentivise medical graduates to become GPs.

AMSA joins peak student bodies call for systemic reforms in disability and education

Posted on 11/14/2022
AMSA has joined with the National Union of Students and The Australian Law Students' Association to call on universities to improve action on representation of people with disabilities in higher education.

AMSA Releases Recommendations to Address General Practice Shortages

Posted on 11/11/2022
The Australian Medical Students Association (AMSA) has released a report titled: Medical Student Interest in General Practice - Reversing the Trend: Recommendations for Government, Universities and General Practice Colleges.

 

Membership Benefits

>> Capacity to refer any medical school or training issue to the AMSA National Advocacy Team for escalation to the Medical Board of Australia (MBA), the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), the Australian Medical Council (AMC), the AMA or the Federal Government.

>> Ability to attend AMSA's ten annual National Events.

>> Access to AMSA's portal of exam resources including question banks, clinical fact sheets, OSCE scenarios and research guides.

>> Access to Wavelength LGBTQIA+ Medical Education online modules [COMING SOON]

>> Invitations to AMSA Member Webinars, covering topics such as financial management for medical students, career planning, internship readiness, CV writing and more.

 

 Announcements

Registration is now open for AMSA National Council 3

Posted on 10/1/2021
Register now to attend our final National Council for 2021. Council will be held online over two days from 9-10 October and registration is free for Australian medical students. First time attendees are warmly welcome!

2022 National Executive Announced

Posted on 9/23/2021
Congratulations Jasmine Davis, Terra Sudarmana, Guy Jeffery, Haseeb Riaz, Michelle Borg, Carl Xing, Ashraf Docrat, Katya Gvozdenko, Mihan De Silva, Nancy Wei, Rahil Ajmera, Tisshapaa Sivagnanan, Reece Martis, David Tan and Jeff Ma!

Event Convenor Callouts

Posted on 9/1/2021
Applications to convene our National Leadership Development Seminar 2022, Global Health Conference 2023 and Rural Health Summit 2022 are now open.

Updates

Twenty Leading Health Organisations Endorse AMSA Letter on Trans Kids in Schools

Posted on 9/27/2021
In a letter written by AMSA and endorsed by twenty leading health organisations healthcare urge politicians to oppose discriminatory legislation.

The BMP Project

Posted on 9/17/2021
In mid-October the Health Insurance Amendment (Enhancing the Bonded Medical Program and Other Measures) Bill 2021 will be debated in Parliament. Whilst the amendment increases flexibility for BMP participants, it is a bandaid on a broken program.

MDANZ Anti-Discrimination Series

Posted on 9/15/2021
This week MDANZ have profiled the anti-bullying programs implemented by seven Australian and New Zealand medical schools in recent years and explored how well they are working.

 

 

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