Motives for migration of South African doctors to Australia since 1948

Peter C Arnold and David E Lewinsohn
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.



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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