Medical Training Review Panel: fifteenth report

Acronyms

Page last updated: 15 March 2012

ABSAustralian Bureau of Statistics
ACDAustralasian College of Dermatologists
ACEMAustralasian College for Emergency Medicine
ACRRMAustralian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
ACSPAustralasian College of Sports Physicians
AGPTAustralian General Practice Training Program
AIHWAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
AMCAustralian Medical Council
ANZCAAustralian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists
ANZCA-FPMAustralian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists - Faculty of Pain Medicine
AONArea of Need
ASGC-RAAustralian Standard Geographical Classification – Remoteness Areas
CICMCollege of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand
CPMECConfederation of Postgraduate Medical Education Councils
DIACDepartment of Immigration and Citizenship
GPETGeneral Practice Education and Training Ltd
HECSHigher Education Contribution Scheme
IMGInternational medical graduate
MDANZ Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand Inc
MTRPMedical Training Review Panel
OTDOverseas trained doctor
OTSOverseas trained specialist
PGY1Postgraduate Year 1 (also known as Intern Year)
PGY2Postgraduate Year 2
RACGPRoyal Australian College of General Practitioners
RACMARoyal Australasian College of Medical Administrators
RACPRoyal Australasian College of Physicians
RACP-AMRoyal Australasian College of Physicians - Adult Medicine
RACP-AFOEMRoyal Australasian College of Physicians – Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
RACP-AFPHMRoyal Australasian College of Physicians – Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine
RACP-AFRMRoyal Australasian College of Physicians – Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine
RACP-PCHRoyal Australasian College of Physicians – Paediatrics and Child Health RACS Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
RANZCORoyal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
RANZCOGRoyal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
RANZCPRoyal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
RANZCRRoyal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
RCPARoyal College of Pathologists of Australasia
RRMARural, Remote and Metropolitan Areas (classification system)

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