Training pathways and programs
A networked approach to basic training in which trainees undertake a series of training rotations over three years to fulfil the core training and professional curriculum requirements as specified by the RACP.
Advanced training in Cardiology is offered centrally and supported by the Cardiology Directors of Queensland tertiary hospitals with accredited training positions.
Centralised recruitment and allocation to advanced training general medicine registrar positions in Queensland. Trainees remain on the pathway for three years of advanced training and have access to the Queensland Internal Medicine Education Program.
The pathway facilitates recruitment and allocation of intensive care medicine registrars to a broad range of clinical areas in accredited adult or paediatric units enabling trainees to meet all curricula requirements of the College of Intensive Care Medicine.
Infectious Diseases advanced training in Queensland offers a unique opportunity to gain knowledge, skills and experience in all facets of contemporary infectious diseases practice.
An optional two-year program from advanced training year one enabling trainees to meet all core requirements for general paediatric advanced training with the RACP, particularly the community/developmental component.
Centralised recruitment of RACP registered basic physician trainees in their second or third year of training. Defined network training rotations include 12 months of RACP-accredited level three tertiary hospital placements in the lead up to the written and clinical Fellowship examinations.
Respiratory Medicine Advanced Trainees provide inpatient and outpatient medical services within the Department of Respiratory Medicine and a consultative service to other departments.
QARTS administers the selection and placement of training registrars in Anaesthesia throughout Queensland in conjunction with Queensland Health and the Directors of Anaesthesia in accredited training hospitals.
The Nephrology Advanced Training Pathway is a statewide recruitment process supported by the Renal Heads of Department with advanced training accredited positions.
The Queensland Palliative Medicine Advanced Training Pathway manages applications for advanced trainee positions from eligible Applicants undertaking either Palliative Medicine Advanced Training or a Clinical Diploma of Palliative Medicine.
Queensland Pathology Training Programs are coordinated by the Medical Support Unit, Pathology Queensland (Health Support Queensland) in conjunction with Pathology Queensland’s State Directors and Coordinators of Education and Training.
Queensland Health Directors of Hospital & Health Services in conjunction with the Queensland Branch Training Committee and Office of Postgraduate Training in Psychiatry oversee Psychiatry training rotation placements.
Advanced Training in Public Health Medicine provides a ‘depth’ of specialty training under supervision to prepare trainees for independent practice as consultants.
Queensland Health in conjunction with private facilities offers advanced training in Clinical Haematology, Laboratory Haematology and combined Clinical and Laboratory Haematology.
Endocrinology Advanced Training in Queensland is managed through a centralised recruitment and selection process.