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Applications have opened TODAY for the Rural Doctors Network (RDN) Rural Resident Medical Officer Cadetships and the Rural Resident Medical Officer Cadetships for Indigenous Medical Students. RDN Cadetship applications are NOW OPEN! - 15th July 2024
Applications have opened TODAY for the Rural Doctors Network (RDN) Rural Resident Medical Officer Cadetships and the Rural Resident Medical Officer Cadetships for Indigenous Medical Students.
Practice Manager ‘Guru’ Gary Smith AM has worked closely with RDN for more than 5 years to present webinars and workshops and share his almost four decades of knowledge and experience as a Practice Manager of a large multi-disciplinary practice in western Sydney. Book launch – Principles of Healthcare Management - 12th July 2024
Practice Manager ‘Guru’ Gary Smith AM has worked closely with RDN for more than 5 years to present webinars and workshops and share his almost four decades of knowledge and experience as a Practice Manager of a large multi-disciplinary practice in western Sydney.
In recent weeks, the RDN Outreach team has been continuing its annual round of regional stakeholder meetings across NSW. The Outreach program works to increase access to healthcare services for rural, remote and Aboriginal communities and has proved highly successful.   RDN joins New England Outreach stakeholders in Tamworth - 8th July 2024
In recent weeks, the RDN Outreach team has been continuing its annual round of regional stakeholder meetings across NSW. The Outreach program works to increase access to healthcare services for rural, remote and Aboriginal communities and has proved highly successful.  
RDN is delighted to join Rural Health Pro in announcing that registrations for this year's Rural Health Month are now open! Rural Health Month 2024: Registrations now open! - 8th July 2024
RDN is delighted to join Rural Health Pro in announcing that registrations for this year's Rural Health Month are now open!
The RDN Outreach Student Placement Program (OSPP) provides selected medical, nursing, and allied health students with the opportunity to shadow an Outreach provider in a rural or remote community.   Outreach supporting Obstetrics in the Bush   - 1st July 2024
The RDN Outreach Student Placement Program (OSPP) provides selected medical, nursing, and allied health students with the opportunity to shadow an Outreach provider in a rural or remote community.  
Rural Health Pro’s inaugural Women in Rural Health Leadership Conference took place last week at the Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel. Delegates were united by laughter and tears as passionate speakers shared their health leadership journeys. It was an emotional occasion for Bronnie Taylor MLC, who fittingly delivered the keynote address at the conference as a last act of public service before returning to Parliament to announce her retirement from politics. Conference reveals "super power" of women in rural health leadership - 24th June 2024
Rural Health Pro’s inaugural Women in Rural Health Leadership Conference took place last week at the Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel. Delegates were united by laughter and tears as passionate speakers shared their health leadership journeys. It was an emotional occasion for Bronnie Taylor MLC, who fittingly delivered the keynote address at the conference as a last act of public service before returning to Parliament to announce her retirement from politics.
Last week, the Minister for Health and Aged Care, The Hon Mark Butler MP, announced the appointment of Jenny May AM as Australia’s new National Rural Health Commissioner. Appointment of Jenny May as Rural Health Commissioner - 24th June 2024
Last week, the Minister for Health and Aged Care, The Hon Mark Butler MP, announced the appointment of Jenny May AM as Australia’s new National Rural Health Commissioner.
Fourth year medical student at the University of Wollongong, Morgan See, is head down in study as he approaches his all-important final med school exams which will take place in a few weeks in Wollongong. However, despite the looming deadline and general busyness of personal and professional life, Morgan jumped at the opportunity to offer a first-hand account of how the RDN Cadetship has impacted his life for the better... Meet RDN Cadet Morgan See - 20th June 2024
Fourth year medical student at the University of Wollongong, Morgan See, is head down in study as he approaches his all-important final med school exams which will take place in a few weeks in Wollongong. However, despite the looming deadline and general busyness of personal and professional life, Morgan jumped at the opportunity to offer a first-hand account of how the RDN Cadetship has impacted his life for the better...
In May, Riley Joyce set the scene for his Outreach Student Placement Program (OSPP) as he headed out bush to Bourke, driving along the flat open roads, listening to John Williamson. A temporary ‘home among the gumtrees’: Riley Joyce on his Outreach Student Placement at Bourke - 20th June 2024
In May, Riley Joyce set the scene for his Outreach Student Placement Program (OSPP) as he headed out bush to Bourke, driving along the flat open roads, listening to John Williamson.
The NSW Regional Health Ministerial Advisory Panel, led by Chair and RDN CEO, Richard Colbran, met with UCRH staff and UCRH Director and Head of Rural Clinical School Professor Vicki Flood recently as part of a visit to Lismore by the Panel.  RDN’s Richard Colbran joins members of the Regional Health Ministerial Advisory Panel to visit UCRH - 18th June 2024
The NSW Regional Health Ministerial Advisory Panel, led by Chair and RDN CEO, Richard Colbran, met with UCRH staff and UCRH Director and Head of Rural Clinical School Professor Vicki Flood recently as part of a visit to Lismore by the Panel. 


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