Motives for migration of South African doctors to Australia since 1948

Med J Aust 2010; 192 (5): 288-290.
  • Peter C Arnold1
  • David E Lewinsohn2

  • 1 Edgecliff, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 Australasian Medical Publishing Company, Sydney, NSW.

Correspondence: parnold@ozemail.com.au


We gratefully acknowledge the advice and assistance given during the preparation of this article by Professors Gillian Heller, Laurie Geffen, Alan Morris and Alan Cass and Dr Matthew Large; the advice and comments offered by the four MJA peer reviewers and the Editor; and the assistance given by the medical associations and colleges in Australia and the alumni organisations of South African universities in inviting doctors to contact us.

Competing interests:

David Lewinsohn is an employee of the Australasian Medical Publishing Company.

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