AMSA 3rd National Council Attendance
Are you interested in advocating for medical students? Want to find out more about how your representative body works?.......
....the 3rd AMSA National Council is being held in Sydney from October 5th to 7th! The cost covers accommodation and food. This does not guarantee you a spot, but once all the applications are in the spots for Wollongong students will be designated based on priority.
Call for Applications for the AMSA Board!
The AMSA Board is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the Association, ensuring its financial viability and managing the risk associated with the activities of the Association. 3 positions will become vacant at the Council Meeting scheduled to be held in Sydney from 5-7 October 2013. Find out more here: http://media.amsa.org.au/board/20130808_call_for_nominations_AMSA_board.pdf
Applications close: 25 August 2013
Contact: Patrick Tunney (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Call for Nominations for NLDS Convenor
The position is open to any medical student from around Australia. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape and develop this prestigious event.
Applications close: 5pm 25 August 2013
Promote General Practitioner Conference and Exhibition (GPCE) - Brisbane and Melbourne
This year GPCE are launching a new initiative at their events called NextGen GP which provides a one day educational program at the GPCE events aimed at recent graduates, registrars, students and international medical graduates.
The Brisbane GPCE will take place from Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd September with the NextGen GP program running on Saturday 21st September at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The Melbourne GPCE will take place from Friday 15th to Sunday 17th November with the NextGen GP program running on Saturday 16th November at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The program provides a full day of exceptional quality clinical education, access to the extensive exhibition floor, networking opportunities for delegates and admission to the Saturday evening social event, ALL FREE OF CHARGE. The aim is to introduce the future of GP to the best independent research and clinical practice continuing education within the medical community in an unbiased environment. There is no cost for participation in this education program.
For further information on the NextGen GP program, please visit www.gpce.com.au/registrars
Please see the attached documents for the Brisbane and Melbourne events.
Contact: Vic (email@example.com)
Global Health Conference
Aiming to educate and
empower medical students with knowledge about global health. Academic speakers
include and amazing array of advocates from Medecins Sans Frontieres, Health
Advisors to not-for-profit organisations, and politicians, with a social
programme to match. For more information
on Global Health at Wollongong speak to Hatef (firstname.lastname@example.org) or get in contact with WUHOW, Wollongong’s
Global Health Committee here. Also check out AMSA’s
global health publication called Vector.
The 2013 GHC will be held in Hobart, get ready! For more information, click here.
National Rural Leadership Seminar
The AMSA National Rural Leadership Development Seminar is a joint events held by AMSA and the National Rural Health Students Network. Allied health, nursing and medical students are able to develop specific skills needed to excel in a career in rural and remote Australia. For more information, click here.
Through this series of workshops held across Australia, medical students can learn more about medical education and the potential direction it may take in the future. Look out for applications soon!