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Writing a Medical CV


Writing a professional Curriculum Vitae (CV) is an essential part of the application process for medical employment, training and advisory roles. Your CV and other application documents introduce you to prospective employers, training colleges, peers and other stakeholders.

About the education provider
The Australian Medical Association (AMA) is the most influential membership organisation representing registered medical practitioners and medical students of Australia. The AMA exists to promote and protect the professional interests of doctors and the health care needs of patients and communities.

30 min Online Learning


Learning Outcomes

  1. Recognise the purpose and content of a CV
  2. List and explain four key inclusions for a medical CV
  3. Name strategies that will enhance the presentation of information within a medical CV
  4. Identify the qualifications and experiences that need to be listed in a CV
  5. Improve written communication skills by concisely describing personal attributes, objectives and checking for spelling and grammatical accuracy
  • Module Overview
  • Topic 1: Preparing your CV
  • Topic 2: Accessing AMA Careers Services

Curriculum Vitae, employer, employee, application, applicant, essential information, recommended inclusions, qualifications, employment history, referees, personal details, AMA Career Service

Medical Audience
GP, GP Registrar, Specialist, Doctors in Training/DIT, Junior Doctor, International Medical Graduate, Overseas Trained Doctor

Australian Medical Association
Online Learning
0h : 30m
MBA: 0h : 30m
$55.00 inc. of GST
Administration and health services

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