• Developed for Overseas Trained Physicians (OTP), with a focus on the Australian health care environment, this resource has been designed to prepare you for practice in Australia.

    Format: The program consists of seven modules, each with multiple topics. Please complete these in the order given as some modules build on material from earlier topics. There are multiple-choice, true/false and short answer questions throughout the module to assist with your learning.



    1. The Australian Health Care Setting (1 hour)
    2. Cultural Competency (1 hour)
    3. The Broader Context of Health (30 mins) 
    4. Communication in Clinical Settings (2 hours) 
    5. Quality and Safety (2 hours)
    6. Ethics (2 hours)
    7. Teaching and Learning (1 hour)

    Author: Prof Stephen Leeder, FRACP, FAFPHM (University of Sydney)
    Dr Tamara Mackean, (Flinders University)
    Prof Merrilyn Walton (University of Sydney)
    Prof Victor Nossar, FRACP, FAFPHM (University of Notre Dame) 
    A/Prof Ian Kerridge, FRACP (University of Sydney)
    Prof Stewart Dunn (Professor of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney) 
    A/Prof Leonie Callaway, FRACP (University of Queensland) 
    Dr Kerry Breen, FRACP (National Health and Medical Research Council) 
    Dr Christopher Clarke, FRACP (University of New South Wales)
    Version: 2
    Release date: January, 2010 Revised date: December, 2012
    Self enrolment