Gday mates! As any sensible Koala knows, in order to prepare for the future it is essential to study the past. Therefore, if you are a doctor in training or an […]
Each year in Australia, statisticians in a badly lit Federal Government department produce the creatively titled: Report on Government Services 2016-2017. Released just last week (30/1/18), I watched with baited breath yesterday […]
Hello Koala fans. Greetings from Down Under, the Land of Sunscreen and Chicken Salt. Today’s thrilling episode is about working under supervision as an IMG entering the Australian workforce. Everyone hates getting […]
This post has some of my thoughts on racism and bias in Australia and within the medical/college assessment/workforce systems. Disclaimer: DDU are made up of white Australian males. I read an article […]
Yes, yes I know. I have banged on about Consultant/Specialists since I started this blog and neglected that most fragile of creature. A creature feared, admired and vilified all in equal measure. […]
I wasn’t planning to write about this topic. But I got angry. And angrier. Angry Koalas need to let off steam. If they don’t they spontaneously combust into a disgusting furry […]
explanation of workplace location determinators in australia for overseas trained consultants/specialists/physicians.
This article is about both the Area of Need (AoN) and District of Workforce (DWS) systems for international medical graduate (IMGs) Consultant/Specialist/GPs who are migrating to Australia.
Good morning Possums! This notice is for IMGs/OTDs who have migrated to Australia. I am interested in hearing your experiences, stories and testimonials of your personal and professional transition into a new […]
Working in medical workforce has some advantages. Not many. But a few. You don’t get many thanks. Your salary is shit. The public sees you as an entitled public servant. From time […]
This post is in response to a query via the website from a very nice young anatomical pathologist in South Africa. If any other people have specific questions I will try and […]