Events & Newsletter

Awards

JMO of the Year

Do you know a JMO who has made an exceptional contribution to teaching and learning as a prevocational trainee?  Maybe you have noticed a local JMO making special contributions to education and training such as project work, publications, posters, presentations to the international, national and State conferences.  Keep that person in mind for nomination for a local or national award as JMOs of the Year!

Nominations are reviewed by the Canberra Region Medical Education Council (CRMEC) and an applicant is selected as the ACT JMO of the Year.  This award is recognised in the local region. Regional winners are forwarded to Confederation of Postgraduate Medical Education Council (CPMEC) to be selected as finalists for the National JMO of the Year. Winners are announced annually at the ANZPMEF Conference.

Nominations for 2021 are closed. 

Nominations for 2022 will open mid-2022. Announcements will be made in the CRMEC newsletter.

Clinical Educator of the Year

Have you had excellent education and training from a doctor in the ACT?  Why not nominate that person for a local or national award to recognise their excellence?

Please consider nominating a clinical educator for Clinical Educator of the Year.  Nominations are reviewed by the Canberra Regional Medical Education Council (CRMEC) and an applicant is selected as the ACT Clinical Educator of the Year.  This award is recognised in the location region.  Regional winners are forward to the Confederation of Postgraduate Medical Education Council (CPMEC) to be selected as finalists for the National Clinical Education of the Year.  Winners are announced annually at the ANZPMEF Conference.

Nominations for 2021 are closed.

Nominations for 2022 will open mid-2022. Announcements will be made in the CRMEC newsletter.

Patient Centred Care Award

Do you know a JMO who has delivered exceptional patient-centred care award? Why not encourage that patient or their family to nominate the JMO for recognition? The CRMEC award the patient-Centred Care Award to a JMO on an annual basis in November. Nominations must come from a patient or family member.  
To nominate a junior doctor (including interns, residents and registrars) for this award, complete the nomination form and forward via email to CRMEC.manager@act.gov.au.

Previous Award winners

CRMEC previous award winners
 

Newsletters

The CRMEC sends regular newsletters, updates and events via email to subscribers. CRMEC updates include information about our education courses, accreditation visits, awards and information of interest to junior doctors and their supervisors. If you would like to receive CRMEC update, please request to join our email list by sending an email to: crmec.manager@act.gov.au.

Events

CRMEC Teaching for Clinicians (in conjunction with ANU Medical School)

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR RECENTLY GRADUATED FELLOWS.

The Teaching for Clinicians course is a highly recognised professional development course for doctors at every level who are involved in supervision and teaching in the ACT training region. The course is designed to develop or extend the skills of doctor educators and is delivered at two levels: junior doctor (for interns, residents and registrars) and supervisors (for senior doctors supervising doctors in training). Complete two face to face sessions and additional assessment activities as a part of the Teaching for Clinicians course. Completion of this formal training for the Education Fellowship Scheme gains you post-nominals.

Teaching for clinicians is free to attend, however your department will incur a cost if you fail to attend and have not provided the CRMEC with adequate notice.

Teaching for Clinician Dates 2021

Due to the current COVID-19 related restrictions in the ACT, r Teaching for Clinicians is only being delivered for doctors who have successfully completed Part 1 and is accessible by invitation only.

The CRMEC is looking forward to delivering Part 1 in 2022. 

 

Other Education opportunities

Conferences

25th Australia and New Zealand Prevocational Medical Education Forum

The 25th Australia and New Zealand Prevocational Medical Education Forum will be held in Auckland, NZ and online on 18-19 October 2021.

 Twitter 

  For up to date information on medical education follow the CRMEC on Twitter! @CRMEd_Council

 

 

In the spirit of reconciliation the CRMEC acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.