A peer support program for international medical graduates

Heal, Clare, and Jacobs, Harry (2005) A peer support program for international medical graduates. Australian Family Physician, 34 (4). pp. 277-278.

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International medical graduates (IMGs) form a significant part of the Australian general practice workforce. Many experience social and professional problems and perform poorly in The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Fellowship Examination. This article reports on a pilot program in Mackay, north Queensland that addressed some of these issues.

Item ID: 5883
Item Type: Article (Research - C1)
ISSN: 0300-8495
Keywords: general practice; international medical graduates
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