at 152 West St, Toowoomba, 4350 Australia
For current and future RCS students to keep up with what's happening at the Toowoomba Rural Clinical School
The UQ Rural Clinical School was established in 2002 with the goal of improving the regional, rural and remote medical workforce in Australia.
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Tonight - BBQ for students going on Rural (Medicine in Society) rotation, hosted by TROHPIQ. 5.30pm @ Newington park, just up the road from the RCS (cnr West/Stephen St), all RCS students welcome. If the weather is bad, may be postponed till tomorrow. Watch this space :)
well... it is my last day at work with the UQRCS today. Thanks to all of you for your support, enthusiasm and encouragement for events and activities over the past year. I have really enjoyed this role and learnt alot about medicine - and many new acronyms! LOL I wish every single one of you a fantastic medical careers and lives filled with happiness and success. Melanie x
Internship preferencing.... are you a bit unclear as to how it all works? GOOD NEWS! The RCS will host a preferencing information session tomorrow (Wed 30 May) at 5pm, presented by Dr Peter Bristow, acting CEO of the T base hospital. Open to both 3rd and 4th years. See Maree for more details.
Relay for Life - this Saturday!! Come down to the Toowoomba showgrounds (at Glenvale) and support the RCS students and staff that are going to do lap after lap to raise money for the Cancer Council. Why not help out at the 'health check' clinic for a while on Saturday afternoon/evening - taking blood pressure, BMI etc. Contact Peter de Wet, team captain - for more details.
What ECG is that? Workshop for all students to improve knowledge, understanding and confidence with ECGs. Facilitated by Drs Patricia Stuart, Trish Rathie and local GP registrars, on 6 June. Comment with your expressions of interest!
Rural Options Evening Consering Rural Practice next year? Want to find out your options? Know whatall those training association acronyms stand for? Come along to the 'RURAL PRACTICE' evening, at the UQ Rural Clinical School - Toowoomba on Monday 20 Feb @6pm. No cost - but please RSVP for catering purposes.
"Keep it Real" evening for RCS year 3&4 students... dinner and case scenario discussions with local GPs - Wed 1st Feb @ 6pm. Cost = FREE! Sponsored by GP Connectons. For more info, contact RCSevents@uq.edu.au
Have you picked up your 'welcome to Toowoomba' goodie bag yet? Jam-packed with info about the Darling Downs: things to do, places to go, free stuff... see Melanie (RCS building, upstairs)
So... how was orientation?
The UQ RCS Toowomba would like to welcome all our new students who we will be meeting at orientation on 12 January; and our returning students :)