A maple leaf among the gum trees

John B Best
Med J Aust 2015; 202 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/mja15.00326
Published online: 1 June 2015

Longer obstacle courses may not produce better doctors

Intern training is now formally under scrutiny. As part of a review commissioned by the Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council (AHMAC) and led by Andrew Wilson and Anne Marie Feyer, a discussion paper was released in February this year that raised a number of questions and made a number of assumptions.1 That paper mentions the Canadian experience, and hence the internship described below is salutary.

  • John B Best

  • University of Melbourne, Melbourne, NSW.


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