The ADF Opposes Micro-Management of CPD

The ADF Opposes Micro-Management of CPD

The Australian Doctors’ Federation (ADF) does not support proposed changes to CPD by the Medical Board of Australia (MBA) that effectively ‘micro-manage’ the way Australian doctors undertake their Continuing Professional Development (CPD). The Revised Standard...
John Harrison: Surgeon, Sportsman, Inspirational Role Model

John Harrison: Surgeon, Sportsman, Inspirational Role Model

Article first appeared InSight+ AUSTRALIAN orthopaedics, Australian medicine and the Australian Olympic water polo community have lost an esteemed friend and trusted colleague with the death of Dr John Meredith Harrison, AM, on Saturday 2 November 2019. John had a...
Rural Hospitals: Doctors Must Stand their Ground on Safety

Rural Hospitals: Doctors Must Stand their Ground on Safety

THE recent Four Corners exposé of the failings of rural and regional hospitals was confronting. Just like many recent stories about the drought, the program jolted urban people about the desperate state of affairs in rural towns, while for rural residents it created...