Attend RDAQ for FREE!

RDAQ-Web-banner-2016WHAT: RDAQ Conference 2017
WHERE: Caloundra, Sunshine Coast
WHEN: 9-11 June
WHO: Medical students
COST: $710 but several opportunities for sponsorship (see below)Registration is now open to attend the Rural Doctors Association of Queensland (RDAQ) Conference 2016 in Caloundra.

Attending RDAQ conference is a fantastic opportunity for you to gain further insight into rural health policy and improve your knowledge of rural health issues. You also have the valuable opportunity to improve your skills, network with your future colleagues and broaden your knowledge of emerging ideas and technology.

We are excited to announce several sponsorship opportunities for students wishing to attend the conference.

  1. CoNS – CLOSES THURSDAY! A full subsidy (registration, accommodation and travel costs) is available through the National Rural Health Student Network’s (NRHSN) CoNS funding. Make sure you also sign up through TROHPIQ here so that we know you’re going.
  2. Western Queensland Primary Health Network is a pleased to be a Gold  Sponsor for RDAQ16. They are offering 8 student registrations for the conference and welcome applications from medical, allied health and nursing students. Apply online here. Applications close 28 April 2016.
  3. TROHPIQ is offering partial subsidies for the cost of registration. The exact amount of the subsidy will be announced shortly. Apply via the google form here.

Further details and conference program can be found at the RDAQ website.

You must be a TROHPIQ member to attend. Sign up with TROHPIQ here.

Toowoomba RCS Trip Sign On

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Sign up is now open for the Toowoomba Rural Clinical School Trip! This is a fantastic opportunity for medical students to get a taste of life at a rural clinical school.

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Overall Agenda:

  • Bus from St Lucia to the Toowoomba Rural Clinical School.
  • Meet with local health workers and students and discuss what it’s like to live and study in Toowoomba
  • Research opportunities session
  • Hospital tour
  • Ward readiness session
  • Lunch and trivia at The Spotted Cow
  • Tour of student accommodations

Where: Toowoomba Rural Clinical School
Who: Phase I and Phase II Domestic* students
Date: 30 April 2016
Cost: $30 (no GST) (all inclusive)
Sign on: Click here