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!

Nomination 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 2020 are open. Please return this nomination form to the CRMEC before 15 October 2020.

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 2020 are open. Please return this nomination form to the CRMEC before 15 October 2020.

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.
Nominations can also be completed in the discharge lounge.

Previous Award winners

CRMEC previous award winners
 

Newsletters

CRMEC Flyer – September 2020 Clinical Educator of the Year

CRMEC Flyer - August 2020 Medical Training Survey Update

CRMEC Newsletter - August 2020

CRMEC Newsletter - May 2020

CRMEC Flyer – April 2020 Covid 19 Update

CRMEC Newsletter - February 2020

CRMEC Newsletter - May 2019

CRMEC Newsletter - February 2019

CRMEC Newsletter - September 2018

CRMEC Newsletter - June 2018

CRMEC Newsletter - March 2018

CRMEC Newsletter - December 2017

CRMEC Newsletter - September 2017

CRMEC Newsletter - June 2017

CRMEC Newsletter - September 2016

Events

CRMEC Teaching for Clinicians 2020

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR RECENTLY GRADUATED FELLOWS.

The CRMEC will run Teaching for Clinicians for junior doctors and supervisors throughout 2020.

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 with the UK Higher Education Academy. Teaching for Clinicians is a highly popular course – register quickly!

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 notice.

Teaching for Clinician Dates 2020

Due to the current COVID-19 related restrictions in the ACT, Teaching for Clinicians will be delivered online using the Zoom platform.

Attendees must follow the following guidelines:

  • Junior doctors should request study leave from MOSCETU to attend. Anyone who registers on Survey Monkey will be accepted into the course.
  • Attendees will need an internet connection with VIDEO, MICROPHONE and SOUND. Attendees are expected to participate in the full Zoom session (9am-4pm)
  • Attendees are expected to participate from their home or anther quiet and private location. Full engagement and participation is required by attendees to make this a successful and educational day. Attendees who are in the workplace environment will be removed from the training day.
  • Attendees will be expected to have video turned on throughout the full day to facilitate engagement. Active engagement requires learners and facilitators to visually connect.
  • Attendees will be eligible for Fellowship if they complete the two TFC parts plus the assessment.

Teaching for Clinicians for Supervisors:

  • Part 1: Registration Closed
  • Part 2: Saturday 31 October 2020, 9am – 1pm

Register for the above sessions at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TFCsup2020

Teaching for Clinicians for doctors in training (PGY1/2/3 and registrars):

  • Part 1: Registration Closed
  • Part 2: Saturday 31 October 2020, 9am – 1pm

Register for the above sessions at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TFCjmo2020

For more information CRMEC P/A and Teaching for Clinicians administrator, Jessica Jones, Phone: (02) 5124 8707 (Mon – Wed)

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 in October 2021 at Aotea Centre. Planning for this event is underway.

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