Your Pathway into Pathology Training training in North Queensland
- Hold a current medical registration
- Completion of PGY2
- Refer to The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) for further information on selection and/or eligibility
Total Training Time
Total: 5 years (full-time)
How To Apply
Appointments to Queensland Pathology Training Program are coordinated by the Medical Support Unit, Pathology Queensland in conjunction with Pathology Queensland's State Directors and Coordinators of Education and Training.
In the Queensland Health Resident Medical Officer (RMO) Application, Step 10 Preferences Section, applicants must complete their first preference as Specialty: Pathology and first preferenced Sub-Specialty as General Pathology. For all other subspecialties (Anatomical Pathology, Chemical Pathology, Genetic Pathology, Immunopathology and Microbiology) please select one of these as the first preferenced sub-specialty. Positions for each of the Pathology subspecialties will also be advertised on the RCPA website.
Disclaimer: The information provided on this website aims to assist medical students and doctors in training with medical career planning. While every effort has been made to ensure the information is current and accurate, all details should be verified through the relevant Specialist College.
NQRTH is an initiative of the Australian Government's Integrated Rural Training Pipeline (IRTP) and is facilitated by James Cook University in partnership with public and private hospitals, Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC), health services, Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) and GP clinics.