A guide for medical practitioners transitioning to an encore career or retirement

Chanaka Wijeratne and Joanne Earl
Med J Aust 2022; 216 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.51378
Published online: 7 February 2022

In reply: We thank Hawson1 for highlighting the structural challenges that older doctors may face in transitioning to retirement. Several of the suggestions are worthy of further exploration.

  • Chanaka Wijeratne1
  • Joanne Earl2

  • 1 Prince of Wales Hospital and Community Health Services, Sydney, NSW
  • 2 Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW

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