John Flynn Placement Program (JFPP)
The JFPP is an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Health and is designed to attract the future medical workforce into a remote and rural career.
The program provides 300 undergraduate medical students with the opportunity to experience clinical practice and lifestyle in remote and rural locations across Australia. Successful eligible applicants, from 22 participating universities, spend eight weeks over three to four years in a remote or rural community with a one-to-one professional mentor, community host and contact.
Key dates for 2019
|Applications open||9am (AEST) Monday 29 April 2019|
|Applications close||5pm (AEST) Wednesday 8 May 2019|
|Outcome of application||June 2019|
|Matching of mentors and location||July 2019|
|Orientation and induction||August 2019|
Find out more
Please visit the JFPP website for more information.
The John Flynn Placement Program is an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Health administered as a consortium by the Rural Workforce Agencies.