Are you a GP and interested in doctors’ health? – come to QDHP and Belmont’s Speed Psychiatry event on 24th May.
May 27, 2019
For more information and to register go to: https://www.dhq.org.au/…/qdhp-and-belmont-event-doctors-heal…/
TICKETS NOW ON SALE! The Forum on Doctors’ Wellness is for doctors, specialist colleges, medical associations, hospital and health services, medical students, medical education providers, medical defence organisations and others with a keen interest in doctors’ health to participate in an open and frank conversation that aims to focus on pragmatic outcomes towards cultural and organisational change.
Dec 17, 2018
The Forum on Doctors' Wellness is for doctors, specialist colleges, medical associations, hospital and health services, medical students, medical education providers, medical defence organisations and others with a keen interest in doctors' health to participate in an...
Over 53,000 doctors are urging the #QueenslandGovernment to improve mental health reporting laws. It will save lives- AMAQ
Dec 10, 2018
Mandatory reporting laws discourage doctors from seeking treatment for a mental health condition. The fear of being reported and losing their job is just too high. FACTS: • At least four QLD doctors have committed suicide in 2017-18. • Queensland Doctors' Health...
The public briefing for the Health and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018 (Department of Health) took place on Tuesday.
Dec 7, 2018
The QLD Doctors' Health Programme is deeply concerned regarding the current proposals for legislative change. QDHP would support a change to the legislation that improves doctors’ health access. QDHP understands that the WA amendment would provide doctors and other...
Oct 22, 2018
Watch Dr Di Khursandi, Queensland Doctors’ Health Programme / Doctors’ Health Advisory Service Qld board member and founding member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists Welfare of Anaesthetists SIG talk to beyondblue about her experience of depression while working long hours as an anaesthetist in rural Australia.
Oct 22, 2018
To read more about the Welfare of Anaesthetists SIG go here: http://www.anzca.edu.au/…/special-…/welfare-of-anaesthetists To hear more from Dr Di Khursandi and Dr Genevieve Goulding about their experience setting up the Welfare of Anaesthstists SIG watch:...
Last week Dr Margaret Kay, Medical Director of the Queensland Doctors’ Health Programme, presented at the International Physician Health Conference in Toronto, Canada.
Oct 22, 2018
Did you know the Canadian Medical Association now has a dedicated department of physician health?! For more on this conference read: https://cmajnews.com/…/medical-leaders-urge-system-change-…/
Aug 13, 2018
Wine & Die for medical students was a hit. They discussed their personal and professional experiences with death and dying in an open, non-judgemental forum which helped improve death literacy and confidence. Being comfortable talking about death and dying with...